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.
|02||* Taking Pictures||20060411|
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 Things||20060412|
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.
|04||* The Whole Story||20060413|
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 Laugh||20060414|
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