Snap! [drama]

A series of dramatic monologues told just at the instant when a camera is pointed at the subject like a gun, and a vision of a whole life flashes by.

By Charlotte Cory.

Director Pam Fraser-solomon.

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01Smile Everyone20060410

A series of dramatic monologues told just at the instant when a camera is pointed at the subject like a gun, and a vision of a whole life flashes by.

By Charlotte Cory.

Director Pam Fraser-solomon.A strained family reunion culminates with a photograph being taken.

Everyone is momentarily looking at the camera and smiling - rewriting the whole miserable family history.

Sarah....Patricia Hodge

02* Taking Pictures20060411

Mr Buckle is the proprietor of a photographic studio and his client today is Daisy, a young girl with a well-hidden secret.

Mr Buckle likes to talk and as Daisy listens, she becomes aware that he knows far too much about her.

Mr Buckle....Leslie Grantham

03* The Sequence Of Things20060412

Lucy has gone to stay at the family home of a young man who fell in the First World War.

The time has come for Lucy to confront the past and tell the boy's mother the truth about his last photograph.

Lucy....Claire Skinner

04* The Whole Story20060413

On a cold night in Manchester, private investigator Roger Maltby is sitting in a car, his camera poised.

As the events of the night unfold, Roger is reminded of the reason he has chosen to live his life in the shadows.

Roger Maltby....Christopher Scott

05 LAST* The Last Laugh20060414

Ageing model Hetty Vine has dolled herself up for the photographer.

As she poses, she flirts and regales him with stories of her triumphs and disappointments.

Hetty Vine....Julia Mckenzie