Graham Greene - Monsignor Quixote [15md]

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0120160808Father Quixote makes a friend of an Italian bishop, with unexpected consequences.

Dramatised by Stephen Wyatt

Graham Greene's comic 'entertainment', set in rural Spain a few years after the death of Franco.

Father Quixote makes a friend of an Italian bishop, with unexpected consequences.

Directed by Marc Beeby.

0220160809Father Quixote receives some unwelcome, and very surprising, news from his bishop.

Dramatised by Stephen Wyatt

Graham Greene's comic reworking of Cervantes' classic novel.

Father Quixote receives some unwelcome - and very surprising - news from his bishop

Directed by Marc Beeby.

0320160810Newly appointed a monsignor, Father Quixote and his friend Sancho set off on their quest.

Dramatised by Stephen Wyatt

Newly appointed a Monsignor, Father Quixote and his friend Sancho set off on their quest for purple socks - and their troubles begin.

Directed by Marc Beeby.

0420160811Father Quixote and his friend Sancho attract the unwelcome attention of the Guardia Civil.

Dramatised by Stephen Wyatt

Father Quixote and his friend Sancho arrive in Madrid to buy purple socks - and attract the unwelcome attention of the Guardia Civil.

Directed by Marc Beeby.

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0620160815Monsignor Quixote and Sancho help a robber - and pay an unexpected price.

Dramatised by Stephen Wyatt

Monsignor Quixote and Sancho help a robber - and pay an unexpected price.

Directed by Marc Beeby.

0720160816Monsignor Quixote wakes from a drugged sleep to discover that he has been kidnapped.

Dramatised by Stephen Wyatt

Monsignor Quixote wakes from a drugged sleep to discover that he has been kidnapped and taken back to El Toboso

Directed by Marc Beeby.

0820160817Sancho attempts to rescue kidnapped Father Quixote.

Dramatised by Stephen Wyatt

Imprisoned in his own house, Father Quixote is at the mercy of his bishop - unless his friend Sancho can pull off a daring rescue.

Directed by Marc Beeby.

0920160818Monsignor Quixote (Bernard Cribbins) is forced to put on his armour and go into battle.

Dramatised by Stephen Wyatt

Having escaped El Toboso, Monsignor Quixote and Sancho go in search of wine but find themselves in a battle to save the honour of the church.

Directed by Marc Beeby.

1020160819Monsignor Quixote and Sancho's journey comes to an end.

Dramatised by Stephen Wyatt

Monsignor Quixote and Sancho are taken in by the monks at the monastery of Oseira and their journey comes to an end.

Directed by Marc Beeby.