Ecstasy

Short Film

2021  | 18 mins 

Production Company Bright & Colourful

A short comedy film about a disabled father and his son's crazy attempt to buy drugs so that the dad can dance with his wife on her birthday... one last time.

 

Based on the real-life revelation that ecstasy can temporarily alleviate the symptoms of Parkinson's disease. The film is inspired by Grant's father, Bob who has lived with Parkinson's for over 20 years.
 

Starring Brian Bovell (The Missing, The Bill, Gimme Gimme, Gimme) in the lead role with Nathan Bryon (Benidorm, Some Girls) Holli Dempsey (Black Mirror, Harlots, The Aliens) Laura June Hudson (Derek)