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Death Duty

45 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 20 June 2013

By Michael Butt

In a desperate bid for water, a city-state plagued by drought has instituted a system of so-called Gifts, a weekly lottery that leads to the sacrifice of its young men. But the Gifts aren't working, and when the man in charge of the system sees his son's number called up, his faith is sorely tested.

Producer, Sasha Yevtushenko.

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Michael Butt
Nicholas Jones
Will Howard
Christine Absalom
Tracy Wiles
Amaka Okafor
Sean Murray
Mr Greene
Paul Stonehouse
Mrs Greene
Philippa Stanton
Sasha Yevtushenko


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