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Telling Tales

Fantastical stories bring new understanding for a troubled teacher and his rebellious students. Bengali folk tales and culture lead them on a journey through the British city.

By Saikat Ahamed

Fantastical stories bring new understanding for troubled teacher Ahmed and his rebellious students. Bengali folk tales and cultural memories lead them on a journey through the British city; and with both his father's death anniversary and 'father of the nation' Tagore's 150th birth anniversary approaching, the teacher has as many questions as the students.

Ahmed, the teacher.................Saikat Ahamed
Dwayne..................................Daniel Anderson
Darren....................................Simon Silva
Lily.........................................Ambur Khan
Mr Radcliffe, the headteacher...Sean Connolly

Directed by James Peries.

30 minutes

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