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In the Depths of Dead Love

Richard E Grant plays Chin, a banished poet, in Howard Barker's dark comedy set in ancient China. Chin has bought a bottomless well used by unhappy locals to end their troubles by throwing themselves in. His tiny industry is thriving. Then the beautiful Hasi appears. She seems disinclined to jump. And Chin begins to hope she won't...

First broadcast in December 2013.

Release date:

1 hour, 15 minutes

Last on

Sun 5 Oct 2014 22:00


Role Contributor
WriterHoward Barker
ChinRichard E Grant
HasiFrancesca Annis
GhangMichael Bertenshaw
Mrs HuJane Bertish
StudentArthur Hughes
ComposerErrollyn Wallen
MusicianJoseph Spooner
DirectorPeter Kavanagh

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