Master And Man

By Leo Tolstoy, dramatised by Jonathan Holloway.

Landowner Brekhunov sets off with his man Nikita to close his purchase of a neighbouring coppice.

The pair hit an impenetrable blizzard; their sledge is stuck.

Can they survive a night in this cold and is either ready to meet his Maker?

Vasilii Andreich....Roger Allam

Nikita....Conleth Hill

Vasilii's wife....Colleen Prendergast

Isai....Gerard Mcdermott

Peasant 1....Richard Katz

Peasant 2....Harry Myers

Petrukha....Carl Prekopp

Old Man....Harry Towb

Marfa....Susan Jameson

Director Anastasia Tolstoy.

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20060130

By Leo Tolstoy, dramatised by Jonathan Holloway.

Landowner Brekhunov sets off with his man Nikita to close his purchase of a neighbouring coppice.

The pair hit an impenetrable blizzard; their sledge is stuck.

Can they survive a night in this cold and is either ready to meet his Maker?

Vasilii Andreich....Roger Allam

Nikita....Conleth Hill

Vasilii's wife....Colleen Prendergast

Isai....Gerard Mcdermott

Peasant 1....Richard Katz

Peasant 2....Harry Myers

Petrukha....Carl Prekopp

Old Man....Harry Towb

Marfa....Susan Jameson

Director Anastasia Tolstoy.

20060130

By Leo Tolstoy, dramatised by Jonathan Holloway.

Landowner Brekhunov sets off with his man Nikita to close his purchase of a neighbouring coppice.

The pair hit an impenetrable blizzard; their sledge is stuck.

Can they survive a night in this cold and is either ready to meet his Maker?

Vasilii Andreich....Roger Allam

Nikita....Conleth Hill

Vasilii's wife....Colleen Prendergast

Isai....Gerard Mcdermott

Peasant 1....Richard Katz

Peasant 2....Harry Myers

Petrukha....Carl Prekopp

Old Man....Harry Towb

Marfa....Susan Jameson

Director Anastasia Tolstoy.