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20050321

By Hanan Al-Shaykh.

Dramatised by Shelley Silas.

1/5. A Tin Box with Wings:

As a flight from Dubai touches down in London, three people from different corners of the Arab world are thrown together: beautiful, lost Lamis; the lively Moroccan Amira, and her new friend Samir, who, like her, loves not wisely but too well.

Lamis....Suzanna Nour

Nicholas....Tom Beard

Amira....Shappi Khorsandi

Samir....Nitzan Sharron

Pilot/ Driver....Nick Maloney

Nicholas?s Father....John Rowe

Directed by Deborah Paige.

20050322

2/5. The Kiss

By Hanan Al-Shaykh. Dramatised by Shelley Silas.

Lamis has settled in London and met someone who makes her heart beat faster. She has made a few resolutions too: one of them is to perfect her English.

Lamis....Suzanna Nour

Nicholas....Tom Beard

Amira....Shappi Khorsandi

Samir....Nitzan Sharron

Alison....Helen Schlesinger

Nicholas?s Father....John Rowe

Secretary....Nina Wadia

Man at Reception....Nick Maloney

Directed by Deborah Paige.

20050323

Only In London, by Hanan Al-Shaykh.

3/5. Paper Rings

Lamis has been busy; improving her English and falling in love with Nicholas.

Lamis....Suzanna Nour

Nicholas....Tom Beard

Amira....Shappi Khorsandi

Samir....Nitzan Sharron

Alison....Helen Schlesinger

Khalid....Daryl Moore

Directed by Deborah Paige

20050324

By Hanan Al-Shaykh

4/5. Fathers and Daughters

Lamis misses her son Khalid, and begins to establish a new relationship with him and to think again about family life.

Lamis....Suzanna Nour

Nicholas....Tom Beard

Amira....Shappi Khorsandi

Samir....Nitzan Sharron

Khalid....Daryl Moore

Lamis's Father....Nadim Sawalha

Lamis's Mother....Nina Wadia

Directed by Deborah Paige

20050325

By Hanan Al-Shaykh

5/5. The BT Tower

Lamis has said goodbye to Nicholas, and faces a lonely future, but she's still resolved to achieve her biggest challenge: to reach the top of London's BT Tower.

Lamis....Suzanna Nour

Nicholas....Tom Beard

Amira....Shappi Khorsandi

Samir....Nitzan Sharron

Khalid....Daryl Moore

Lamis's Father....Nadim Sawalha

BT Employee 1....Nick Maloney

BT Employee 2....Nina Wadia

Directed by Deborah Paige.

01A Tin Box With Wings *20050321

As a flight from Dubai touches down in LONDON, three people from different corners of the Arab world are thrown together: beautiful, lost Lamis; the lively Moroccan Amira, and her new friend Samir, who, like her, loves not wisely but too well.

  • alison....helen schlesinger
  • amira....Shappi Khorsandi
  • bt employee 1....nick maloney
  • bt employee 2....nina wadia
  • driver....nick maloney
  • khalid....daryl moore
  • lamis's father....nadim sawalha
  • lamis's mother....nina wadia
  • lamis....suzanna nour
  • man at reception....nick maloney
  • nicholas....tom beard
  • nicholas?s father....John Rowe
  • pilot....nick maloney
  • samir....Nitzan Sharron
  • secretary....nina wadia
  • by.... - hanan al-shaykh
  • directed by.... - deborah paige
  • dramatised by.... - shelley silas

  • 02The Kiss *20050322

    Lamis has settled in LONDON and met someone who makes her heart beat faster.

    She has made a few resolutions too: one of them is to perfect her ENGLISH.

    03Paper Rings *20050323

    Lamis has been busy; improving her ENGLISH and falling in love with Nicholas.

    04Fathers And Daughters *20050324

    Lamis misses her son Khalid, and begins to establish a new relationship with him and to think again about family life.

    05 LASTThe Bt Tower20050325

    Lamis has said goodbye to Nicholas, and faces a lonely future, but she's still resolved to achieve her biggest challenge: to reach the top of LONDON's BT Tower.