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eBook The Falklands Play: A Television Play ePub

by Ian Curteis

  • ISBN: 0091706114
  • Category: Dramas and Plays
  • Subcategory: Literature
  • Author: Ian Curteis
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Hutchinson (February 1988)
  • Pages: 192
  • ePub book: 1400 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1711 kb
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  • Rating: 4.2
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The Falklands Play book. In fact, because the play was considered too favorable to Margaret Thatcher, it was The Falklands Play by Ian Curteis.

The Falklands Play book. This is an excellent drama.

Ian Curteis's play of how Thatcher's government went to war to regain the Falkland Islands. A TV version was also produced for BBC Four with Patricia Hodge once again portrayed Margaret Thatcher. Directed by Jeremy Howe. First heard on Radio 4 2002. Last on. Sun 5 Jul 2015 04:00.

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Get this from a library! The Falklands play : a television play. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Curteis, Ian, 1935- Falklands play. London : Hutchinson, 1987 (OCoLC)569989595 Online version: Curteis, Ian, 1935- Falklands play. London : Hutchinson, 1987 (OCoLC)610219594. All Authors, Contributors: Ian Curteis. Find more information about: Ian Curteis. ISBN: 009170091706111.

Published 1987 by Hutchinson in London.

1 2 3 4 5. Want to Read. Are you sure you want to remove The Falklands play from your list? The Falklands play. Published 1987 by Hutchinson in London. Drama, Falkland Islands War, 1982.

The Falklands Play - famously cancelled by BBC censors. The production was finally realised in almost identical radio and television versions in 2002. Directed by: Jeremy Howe. A Radio Dramatisation of a play by Ian Curteis - one episode of approx ninety minutes in high quality MP3. The play - pulled by the BBC back in 1986 - telling the inside story of how the Thatcher government went to war to reclaim the Falkland Islands. Twenty five years ago, Britain went to war to regain the Falkland Islands.

It was originally commissioned by the BBC in 1983, for production and broadcast in 1986, but was subsequently shelved by Controller of BBC One Michael Grade due to its alleged pro-Margaret Thatcher stance and jingoistic tone.

On the controversy stirred by The Falklands Play, Ian Curteis has said: The play puts the case that all war is. .

On the controversy stirred by The Falklands Play, Ian Curteis has said: The play puts the case that all war is appalling; however, some wars have to be fought. A TV version was produced for BBC Four TV and a radio version recorded for Radio 4. Patricia Hodge took the role of Margaret Thatcher in both. It was produced and directed by Jeremy Howe.