Andrea Levy - Small Island

Episodes

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0120071008 (BBC7)
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Jamaican Hortense Roberts emigrates to London.

Jamaican Hortense Roberts emigrates to London. Enthralling exploration of Empire, prejudice, war and love with Nadine Marshall.

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0220071009 (BBC7)
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A hurricane in Jamaica exposes a secret and devastates Hortense.

A hurricane in Jamaica exposes a secret and devastates Hortense Roberts. Stars Nadine Marshall and Javone Prince.

0320071010 (BBC7)
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As Jamaicans travel to England to join the war effort, news arrives about Michael.

As Jamaicans travel to England to join the war effort, news arrives about Michael. Stars Nadine Marshall and Adjoa Andoh.

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0420071011 (BBC7)
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After the end of the war, Hortense continues her vigil for missing cousin Michael.

After the end of the war, Hortense continues her vigil for missing cousin Michael. Stars Nadine Marshall and Delroy Brown.

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0520071012 (BBC7)
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Hortense makes the journey from Jamaica to London, but she only finds disappointment.

Hortense makes the journey from Jamaica to London, but she only finds disappointment. Stars Nadine Marshall and Don Gilet.

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0620071015 (BBC7)
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Arriving from Jamaica, Hortense discovers post-war England is cold and dreary.

Arriving from Jamaica, Hortense discovers post-war England is cold and dreary. Stars Nadine Marshall and Stephen Tompkinson.

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0720071016 (BBC7)
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Hortense's landlady Queenie tells of her war job - and her boring husband.

Hortense's landlady Queenie tells of her war job - and her boring husband. Stars Lyndsey Marhsal and Stephen Tompkinson.

Hortense's landlady Queenie tells of her war job, and her boring husband. Stars Lyndsey Marhsal and Stephen Tompkinson.

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0820071017 (BBC7)
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Jamaicans fighting for their mother country experience racism from both the Americans and British. By Andrea Levy.

Hortense's new husband Gilbert reveals how Jamaican fighters face racism from Americans and the British. Stars Don Gilet.

0920071018 (BBC7)
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Jamaican Gilbert Joseph joins Queenie in a trip to the cinema but the seats are segregated

Jamaican serviceman Gilbert Joseph joins Queenie for a trip to the cinema, but finds the seats are segregated. Stars Don Gilet.

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1020071019 (BBC7)
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The war ends in Europe but Queenie's husband is still fighting in the Far East.

The war ends in Europe, but Queenie's husband is still fighting in the Far East. Stars Nadine Marshall and Stephen Tompkinson.

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1120071022 (BBC7)
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Queenie's soldier husband Bernard explains how Indian independence is spelling the end of the Empire. Stars Stephen Tompkinson.

Bernard tries to explain life as a soldier in India during the run up to Independence.

Bernard tries to explain life as a soldier in India during the run up to Independence. A dramatisation of Andrea Levy's award winning novel.

1220071023 (BBC7)
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Bernard is demobbed but an indiscretion leads him to fear for his life.

Bernard is demobbed, but an indiscretion leads him to fear for his life.

Bernard is demobbed, but an indiscretion leads him to fear for his life and postpone his homecoming. Stars Stephen Tompkinson.

Bernard is demobbed, but an indiscretion leads him to fear for his life - and postpone his homecoming. Stars Stephen Tompkinson.

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1320071024 (BBC7)
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Hortense is forced to face up to the prejudice of 1940s Britain.

Hortense is forced to face up to the prejudice of 1940s Britain when she attempts to get a job. Stars Nadine Marshall.

Hortense is forced to face up to the prejudice of 1940s Britain - when she attempts to get a job. Stars Nadine Marshall.

Hortense faces the prejudice of 1940s Britain when she attempts to get a job.

1420071025 (BBC7)
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Queenie gives birth to a beautiful baby boy - but who is the father? Stars Lyndsey Marshal and Stephen Tompkinson.

Queenie gives birth to a beautiful baby boy, but who is the father?

Queenie gives birth to a beautiful baby boy, but who is the father? Stars Lyndsey Marshal and Stephen Tompkinson.

Queenie gives birth to a beautiful baby boy but, who is the father?

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1520071026 (BBC7)
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Confronted by the consequences of her actions, Queenie makes the most difficult decision of her life. Stars Lyndsey Marshal.

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15 LAST20071026 (BBC7)
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Confronted by the consequences of her actions - Queenie makes the most difficult decision of her life. Stars Lyndsey Marshal.

Confronted by the consequences of her actions - Queenie makes a difficult decision.

Confronted by the consequences of her actions, Queenie makes a difficult decision.

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