During an experiment Bryson Farrell, secret government employee, has his memories swapped with those of a colleague, Jack Curtis. As a result, he is unable to remember his son. For Bryson to retrieve his lost memories, he must take part in a psychological game invented by Jack.
'Recreant Memories' is a psychological thriller with elements of science fiction. The script deals with themes of loss and revenge. The underlying premise is that men will go to extraordinary lengths to discover their pasts. The story is set in Melbourne and the Otway Ranges of Victoria, Australia and can be best described as contemporary Science Fiction or X-Files-meets-Strange Days.