The Rule of Thumb

2010, 34 minutes

A mother and sons relationship is tested in this black comedy

The Rule Of Thumb is the story of a Mother and Son’s tragic inability to move on from the death of the father. Barrow’s attempt to engage with the world outside leads him to a disastrous day at the local school. His inability to cope creates a dangerous stand off. Can Mummy save the day?


Companies involved in this production


Connected mandy members:

Avril Scott
Avril Scott
Set Designer
Art Director
Michelle Donnelly
Caroline Hoddy
Nickolas Bardin
Rafael (lead)

Alternative Names

Rule of Thumb, the