Adapted by Olivia Hetreed from a novel by Susan Schwartz Senstad.


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By Olivia Hetreed.

Zero is a little boy who likes playing with his toy gun and loves his mummy.

Julia is a young Croatian music student trying to rebuild her shattered life after being held in one of the rape camps.

She struggles to live with both the horror of his conception and the love she feels for the boy.

When her husband Mesud finally returns from the fighting, he is confronted with a five-year old boy that is not just a victim of war, but an act of war.

Is there any future for the couple with Zero in their home?

Julia....Indira Varma

Mesud....Tom Goodman-hill

Anna....Linda Bassett

Zero....Jago Edyvean