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2009020420110405By Alexis Zegerman

When a young English woman and a French man meet in Paris it is language that stands between them.

But when he gets stopped and searched in London, the seed of a much larger difference is sown.

This bi-lingual play in French and English is a co-production between BBC Radio Drama and Arte Radio, a division of Arte France.

Claire...Caroline Catz

Ahmed...Karim Saleh

French Policeman...Richard Sanda

French Policeman...Hovnatan Avedikian

British Policeman...Chris Pavlo

Translator...Helen Longworth

Directed by Lu Kemp and Christophe Rault

Produced by Jeremy Mortimer.

Love and the language barrier, an Anglo-French romance.

By Alexis Zegerman

When a young English woman and a French man meet in Paris it is language that stands between them. But when he gets stopped and searched in London, the seed of a much larger difference is sown. This bi-lingual play in French and English is a co-production between BBC Radio Drama and Arte Radio, a division of Arte France.

Claire...Caroline Catz

Ahmed...Karim Saleh

French Policeman...Richard Sanda

French Policeman...Hovnatan Avedikian

British Policeman...Chris Pavlo

Translator...Helen Longworth

Directed by Lu Kemp and Christophe Rault

Produced by Jeremy Mortimer.

By Alexis Zegerman. Love and the language barrier, an Anglo-French romance.

When a young English woman and a French man meet in Paris it is language that stands between them.

But when he gets stopped and searched in London, the seed of a much larger difference is sown.

Performed in French and English, Alexis Zegerman's drama tells the story of a love affair between a woman from London and a Paris-based French Algerian.

When Claire and Ahmed meet, it is language that stands between them.

But when Ahmed is stopped and searched in London under section 44 of the Terrorism Act, the seed of a much larger difference is sown.

With Caroline Catz and Karim Saleh.

The tale of a love affair between a London woman and a French Algerian man.