To all intents and purposes Vernon has fulfilled his ambitions. He has a good job and a suburban lifestyle with his wife and teenage son. But things change when austerity measures put his job under threat and soon Vernon begins to neglect his family whilst fighting redundancy. When a tragedy at work forces him to look closer to home, he discovers that communicating with loved ones in a postmodern technological age is not as easy as he thinks.
Mark Norfolk is an author who has worked as an actor, journalist and filmmaker. He has worked on programs for BBC, Ch4 and Sky TV and has made a number of films which have screened at international festivals. His writing explores contemporary issues charting changes in society and how it affects communities.