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Duration: 1 hour, 22 minutes

Drama. When Peter's parents are killed in the war, he is sent to various relatives to be looked after and ends up with Gramps, an ex-circus performer now working as a singing waiter. One day Peter's hair turns green and he becomes a symbol of the horrors and futility of war.

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Sat 31 Aug 2013 07:05 BBC Two


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