Ten years ago this month, thousands of students gathered in Tiananmen Square demanding change.

In this drama, citizens of Beijing add their support as the students stage a hunger strike.

Unless the students agree to evacuate the square, the military will be drafted in.

On June 4 1989, time runs out for the students.

  • additional cast....
    david k s tse and jennifer lim.
    director Jeremy Mortimer
  • by....
    paul godfrey
  • Broadcast Dates

    • 19990604 (Radio 4)