By Manfred Karge.
Adapted for radio by Anthony Vivis from the translation by himself and Tinch Minter.
Four of society's rejects seek to escape the depressing emptiness of their lives by acting out Amundsen's famous expedition to the South Pole.
With Matthew Dunster (Slupianek), James Weaver (Buscher), Ralf Little (Seiffert), Andrew Lancel (Braukmann), Katy Kavanagh (La Braukmann), Nicholas Gleaves (Rudi), Lucy Akhurst (Rosi), John Lightbody (Frankieboy).
Music by Simon Fraser.
Directed by Toby Swift