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Owls

Atmospheric drama by Paul Evans. An old man and his sister are found dead in an isolated moorland house, both of them bound by a shared wish that becomes a fatal curse.

A fictional story written and narrated by Paul Evans and based on an island legend about a brother and sister who were bound by a wish sworn on a barn owl feather, which in turn became a curse that proved fatal. Recorded on location in Scotland; isolation, human desire and the supernatural are explored in this unsettling drama about the relationship between hope and desire, Man and Nature.

Old man / young boy .. Jimmy Yuill / David McLellan
Old sister / young girl .. Alyth McCormack / Michaela Sweeney

WILDLIFE SOUND RECORDIST: Chris Watson, SOUND ENGINEER : Michael Burgess
PRODUCER / DIRECTOR: Sarah Blunt.

45 minutes

Last on

Fri 1 Oct 2010 14:15

Broadcasts

  • Fri 17 Oct 2008 14:15
  • Fri 1 Oct 2010 14:15