With his pastor friend, Msimangu, the Reverend Stephen Kumalo is trying to find his son, Absalom.
They follow a trail to a reformatory, and from there to the girl who is pregnant with his child.
David Harewood continues reading a six-part adaptation of Alan Paton's classic novel set in a racially divided South Africa.
Absalom Kumalo is on trial for murder.
The verdict is delivered at Absalom Kumalo's trial.
As Kumalo's son Absalom is found guilty and is sentenced to death for the murder of Arthur Jarvis, father and son say their goodbyes.