I Capture The Castle


01Drama2015110120151107 (R4)Dodie Smith's classic novel dramatised by Jane Rogers.

Jane Rogers dramatises Dodie Smith's rags-to-riches tale and moving coming-of-age novel with a cast of eccentrics.

In the ruins of medieval castle, deep in rural 1930's Suffolk, funny, intelligent seventeen year old Cassandra Mortmain attempts to capture her family's life in a journal. Their isolation is disrupted by the arrival of rich American brothers Simon and Neil and desperate to escape the family's grinding poverty Cassandra's beautiful older sister Rose determines to marry Simon.

Directed by Nadia Molinari.

02Drama2015110820151114 (R4)Jane Rogers dramatises Dodie Smith's classic rags to riches love story.

Following Simon's marriage proposal, Rose is whisked off to a world of wealth in London and Cassandra finds herself in turmoil, pining for Simon and trying to cope with her father's increasingly bizarre behaviour in their ruined castle.

Directed by Nadia Molinari.