NEIGHBOURS (1970) Good fences make good neighbors; everyone is entitled to be alone. A woman sits in a room. A neighbor comes to call. But what does he want? And why won't he leave? And what will be the outcome of their disturbing hour together? A ROD OF IRON (1980) In David Mercer's International Emmy Award-winning drama, two brothers come home for the first time in years to be at their dying mother's bedside. They are stunned to hear their father confess his true feelings towards his wife and now adult sons.