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01* Out Of The Fold20060220

Nina works as a freelance interpreter, translating Farsi, Urdu, Bangla and French.

Today her friend Irfan wants her to find a Persian word for gay because he is ready to face his family on his own terms.

Nina is not so brave - she is an Asian Muslim living with a Black man and she's not ready to tell anyone about it.

By Anjum Malik.

1/5. Out of the Fold

Nina works as a freelance interpreter, translating Farsi, Urdu, Bangla and French. Today her friend Irfan wants her to find a Persian word for gay because he is ready to face his family on his own terms. Nina is not so brave - she is an Asian Muslim living with a Black man and she's not ready to tell anyone about it.

Nina....Rina Mahoney

Mike....Delroy Brown

Ifran....Kayvan Novak

Director Pam Fraser-Solomon.

02* A Good Woman20060221

Nina the interpreter interviews Shalini from Bangladesh, who has been caught shoplifting a tin of shoe polish.

Nina discovers that the woman is a lonely widow who has spent her entire life giving and now she is determined to take something back, anything.

By Anjum Malik.

2/5. A Good Woman

Nina the interpreter interviews Shalini from Bangladesh, who has been caught shoplifting a tin of shoe polish. Nina discovers that the woman is a lonely widow who has spent her entire life giving and now she is determined to take something back, anything.

Nina....Rina Mahoney

Mike....Delroy Brown

Shalini....Lalita Ahmed

PC Thorpe....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Pam Fraser-Solomon.

03* Gilded Lambs20060222

Nina has a regular translation job for an export business.

She has only ever had a professional relationship with the owners until today, when she is asked to translate a personal letter and discovers a long-buried secret.

By Anjum Malik.

3/5. Gilded Lambs

Nina has a regular translation job for an export business. She has only ever had a professional relationship with the owners until today, when she is asked to translate a personal letter and discovers a long-buried secret.

Nina....Rina Mahoney

Mike....Delroy Brown

Laura....Rachel Atkins

Director Pam Fraser-Solomon.

04* Null And Void20060223

Nina's personal life is crumbling around her, but today she meets someone whose situation is much more desperate.

The client is Susan from Cameroon, a woman who has been exposed as a benefit cheat.

Susan is on the edge but Nina's job is to translate without getting involved.

By Anjum Malik.

4/5. Null and Void

Nina's personal life is crumbling around her, but today she meets someone whose situation is much more desperate. The client is Susan from Cameroon, a woman who has been exposed as a benefit cheat. Susan is on the edge but Nina's job is to translate without getting involved.

Nina....Rina Mahoney

Mike....Delroy Brown

Gittins....Nick Sayce

Susan....Assly Zandry

Director Pam Fraser-Solomon.

05 LAST* An Honourable Man20060224

Nina is called to be the interpreter to Mazher from Pakistan.

He is very ill but does not appear to understand the serious nature of his condition.

Her job is to help him to listen, but instead she gets him to talk about his life, his love and his sacrifice.

By Anjum Malik.

5/5. An Honourable Man

Nina is called to be the interpreter to Mazher from Pakistan. He is very ill but does not appear to understand the serious nature of his condition. Her job is to help him to listen, but instead she gets him to talk about his life, his love and his sacrifice.

Nina....Rina Mahoney

Mike....Delroy Brown

Mazher....Badi Uzzaman

Consultant....Carolyn Pickles

Director Pam Fraser-Solomon.