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01Abduction2013012120130603

The kidnapping of an aid worker in Pakistan is told from five different viewpoints.

by Richard Monks.

Director - Sally Avens

Richard Monks serial looks at the kidnapping of an aid worker from five different viewpoints; the hostage, one of her captors, the hostage negotiator, a soldier on a rescue mission and her daughter. As the story unfolds we discover that all the characters are trapped by events in their own lives.

The cast includes: Barbara Flynn, Hamza Jeetooa, Neil Dudgeon, James McArdle and Morven Christie.

Richard Monks is a Sony Award winning writer; his plays include - Hearing Sense, The Donor Trail, Lying Undiscovered and Shattered.

02Captivity2013012220130604

Hostage Elizabeth forms a bond with Samir, the young boy left to guard her.

by Richard Monks

Director - Sally Avens

A young boy, Samir, is left to guard the hostage Elizabeth and a bond forms between them when she hears Samir's story.

Richard Monks' drama looks at the kidnapping of an aid worker from five different viewpoints; the hostage, one of her guards, the hostage negotiator, a soldier on a rescue mission and her daughter.

The cast includes: Barbara Flynn, Hamza Jeetooa, Neil Dudgeon, James McArdle and Morven Christie.

Richard Monks is a Sony Award winning writer: his plays for radio include Hearing Sense, The Donor Trail, Shattered, Lying Undiscovered and Mole.

03Negotiation2013012320130605

A hostage negotiator finds his personal life harder to confront than the kidnapping.

by Richard Monks

Director - Sally Avens

A hostage negotiator finds his personal life harder to confront than a kidnapping thousands of miles from home.

Richard Monks' drama looks at the kidnapping of an aid worker from five different viewpoints; the hostage, one of her guards, the hostage negotiator, a soldier on a rescue mission and her daughter.

The cast includes: Barbara Flynn, Hamza Jeetooa, Neil Dudgeon, James McArdle and Morven Christie.

Richard Monks is a Sony Award winning writer: his plays for radio include Hearing Sense, The Donor Trail, Shattered, Lying Undiscovered and Mole.

04Rescue2013012420130606

As an attempt is made to rescue the hostage, one soldier is distracted by events back home

by Richard Monks

As a rescue attempt is made to save the hostage one of the soldiers mind is distracted by events back home.

Richard Monks' drama looks at the kidnapping of an aid worker from five different viewpoints; the hostage, one of her guards, the hostage negotiator, a soldier on a rescue mission and her daughter.

The cast includes: Barbara Flynn, Hamza Jeetooa, Neil Dudgeon, James McArdle and Morven Christie.

Richard Monks is a Sony Award winning writer: his plays for radio include Hearing Sense, The Donor Trail, Shattered, Lying Undiscovered and Mole.

05 LASTResolution20130607

Lucy awaits her mother's release from captivity, with ambiguous feelings about her return.

by Richard Monks

Director - Sally Avens

Lucy waits for her mother's release from captivity with ambiguous feelings about her return.

Richard Monks' drama looks at the kidnapping of an aid worker from five different viewpoints; the hostage, one of her guards, the hostage negotiator, a soldier on a rescue mission and her daughter.

The cast includes: Barbara Flynn, Hamza Jeetooa, Neil Dudgeon, James McArdle and Morven Christie.

Richard Monks is a Sony Award winning writer: his plays for radio include Hearing Sense, The Donor Trail, Shattered, Lying Undiscovered and Mole.

20130608 (BBC7)
20130609 (BBC7)

An aid worker is abducted in Pakistan. Richard Monks' drama is told from five viewpoints.

Omnibus. Made for 4 Extra. An aid worker is abducted in Pakistan. Richard Monks' drama is told from five viewpoints. Stars Barbara Flynn and Hamza Jeetooa.