Colm is in his mid-forties, married, with two teenage children. Still grieving the death of his father, a destructive figure in his life, Colm struggles with his relationship to his own son, whilst at work a recent takeover threatens his job. Unable to share his vulnerability with his wife, Colm’s world is falling apart around him. In the midst of this crisis, Colm solicits sex from a young man called Jay. This encounter and his growing infatuation has a deep effect on Colm. He finds a comfort in Jay that no one else can provide.
Directed by: Peter Mackie Burns
Screenplay by: Mark O’Halloran
Based upon the stageplay “Trade” Written by Mark O’Halloran
Produced by: Alan Maher, John Wallace, Tristian Galigher, Valentina Brazzini
Cast: Tom Vaughn- Lawlor, Tom Glynn-Carney and Monica Dolan