Traces of Nuts

Michelle Offen, Kristen Dunphy


Helicopter parents wrestle for control of the P&C, the tuckshop menu and hapless staff in a bid to guarantee their nut free, lactose-intolerant childrens’ success.


A ten-part half-hour comedy drama. Blackbutt Primary – a modest public school in a traditionally working class suburb – has been invaded by a new breed. Helicopter parents, ex-celebrities and corporate sharks fight to get their offspring onto zone sports teams and into Gifted and Talented programs. They battle for …

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About Michelle Offen

Michelle is a television writer, story and script editor. She has had her work screened on all Australian television networks with credits across several genres including crime (Hyde and Seek, East West 101, Rush), mystery (Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries), animation... View Michelle Offen's Bio

About Kristen Dunphy

Kristen Dunphy has had 25 years’ experience writing, story producing and script editing drama for Australian television. In 2012, she was awarded the Foxtel Fellowship in recognition of the significant contribution she has made to Australian screenwriting to date. She... View Kristen Dunphy's Bio

Michelle Offen, Traces of Nuts
Michelle Offen
Kristen Dunphy, Traces of Nuts
Kristen Dunphy

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