Bora Bistrah

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*20070819

Five international writers penned stories about members of one family, descended from the same maternal grandmother, who crossed the border from India into Pakistan in 1947.

They now live across the globe - the USA, Nairobi, Karachi, Shanghai and Bradford.

The individual stories are linked by original music from Arun Ghosh and singer Ebere.

Firoze....Bhasker Patel

Bilal....Damian Asher

Aneeqa....Melanie Bond

Receptionist....Rachel Bavidge

Idris....Lucian Msamati

Kimani....Connie M'Gadzah

Urshad....Shiv Grewal

Nisha....Pooja Ghai

Safeih....Chetna Pandya

Danish....Amarjit Bassan

Ling....Liz Sutherland

Ling's Mother....Pik-Sen Lim

Bony....Nitin Ganatra

Arif....Shane Zaza

Mother....Indira Joshi

Police....Anthony Glennon

Directed by Shabina Aslam.

Part of the India and Pakistan '07 season.

*20070819

Five international writers penned stories about members of one family, descended from the same maternal grandmother, who crossed the border from India into Pakistan in 1947.

They now live across the globe - the USA, Nairobi, Karachi, Shanghai and Bradford.

The individual stories are linked by original music from Arun Ghosh and singer Ebere.

Firoze....Bhasker Patel

Bilal....Damian Asher

Aneeqa....Melanie Bond

Receptionist....Rachel Bavidge

Idris....Lucian Msamati

Kimani....Connie M'Gadzah

Urshad....Shiv Grewal

Nisha....Pooja Ghai

Safeih....Chetna Pandya

Danish....Amarjit Bassan

Ling....Liz Sutherland

Ling's Mother....Pik-Sen Lim

Bony....Nitin Ganatra

Arif....Shane Zaza

Mother....Indira Joshi

Police....Anthony Glennon

Directed by Shabina Aslam.

Part of the India and Pakistan '07 season.