Tall Stories



by Samina Baig

Samina's life is a whirl of work and worry about her single status until a family crisis stops her in her tracks.

Both her parents are admitted into separate hospitals forcing her to come to terms with their sudden entry into old age.

Between hospital visits, emergency phone calls and cookery lessons, she attempts to finally grow up and preserve the fading family memories that connect her to her roots.

But then things take a turn for the worse...

Samina - Nina Wadia

Mum - Indira Joshi

Dad - Madhav Sharma

Radiographer, Miriam - Christine Kavanagh

Taxi Driver - Michael Shelford

Peter - Sean Baker

Doctor/Patient - David Seddon

Nurse 1 - Alison Pettitt

Nurse 2 - Samina Zehra

Directed by Mary Peate.

Samina's life is thrown into chaos when her elderly parents fall ill.

With Nina Wadia