A Gathering Of Old Men

By Ernest Gaines, dramatised by Richard Cameron.

Set in 1972 , in Louisiana.

A sheriff is summoned to a sugarcane plantation, where he finds one white woman, one dead Cajun farmer and a gathering of old black men, each one toting a shotgun.

He is sure he knows who killed the Cajun, but all the men claim guilt and threaten to provoke a riot at the courthouse should the sheriff try to make an arrest.

In the meantime, they wait for the lynch mob that the dead man's father is sure to launch.

Charlie/Gable....Paterson Joseph

Rooster....Don Warrington

Clatoo....Jeffery Kissoon

Mathu/Rev Jameson....Oscar James

Mapes....Stuart Milligan

Gil/Griffin....Ryan Mccluskey

Sully/Fix....Kerry Shale

Candy....Tracy Wiles

Luke Will....Kim Wall

Original music written and arranged by Tyndale Thomas.

Producer/Director Pauline Harris.

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by Ernest J Gaines.

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By Ernest Gaines, dramatised by Richard Cameron.

Set in 1972 , in Louisiana.

A sheriff is summoned to a sugarcane plantation, where he finds one white woman, one dead Cajun farmer and a gathering of old black men, each one toting a shotgun.

He is sure he knows who killed the Cajun, but all the men claim guilt and threaten to provoke a riot at the courthouse should the sheriff try to make an arrest.

In the meantime, they wait for the lynch mob that the dead man's father is sure to launch.

Charlie/Gable....Paterson Joseph

Rooster....Don Warrington

Clatoo....Jeffery Kissoon

Mathu/Rev Jameson....Oscar James

Mapes....Stuart Milligan

Gil/Griffin....Ryan Mccluskey

Sully/Fix....Kerry Shale

Candy....Tracy Wiles

Luke Will....Kim Wall

Original music written and arranged by Tyndale Thomas.

Producer/Director Pauline Harris.