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A Greek Drama

Summer 2015. Behind closed doors, Greece and its creditors took each other to the brink. Now, in this original drama, the inside story can be told.

This summer, as Greece and its creditors argued over the terms of a bailout, the fate of nations - and perhaps the whole European project - was held in the hands of just a few people. They met behind closed doors. There, in secrecy, they took each other, and all of us, to the very edge of the abyss.

This original drama, tells the inside story of those extraordinary months.

Music: Sacha Puttnam
Sound Design: Steve Bond
Sound Editor:James Morgan
Writer: Matthew Solon
Researcher: Chloe Hadjimatheou
Director: John Dryden
Producer: Emma Hearn
Executive Producer: Richard Knight

A Goldhawk and BBC Radio Current Affairs production for BBC Radio 4.

45 minutes

Last on

Fri 18 Dec 2015 14:15

Credits

Role Contributor
Alexis Tsipras George Georgiou
Yanis Varoufakis Pano Masti
Jeroen Dijsselbloem Tice Oakfield
Angela Merkel Gabrielle Scharnitzky
Wolfgang Schauble Erich Redman
George Chouliarakis Christopher Sciueref
Illias Kartalis John Ioannou
Narrator Nathalie Armin
Director John Dryden
Producer Emma Hearn
Writer Matthew Solon

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