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A serial killer, calling himself the National Tax Collector, is at work seeking revenge on the rich, widely considered to be the real cause of Greece's financial problems.

It's 2008, just prior to the Greek elections that will bring Tsipris to power, and a serial killer calling himself The National Tax Collector continues to pick off Athens' wealthy elite with seeming impunity.

The mounting numbers of victims dumped at the city's most historical sites is putting Inspector Kostas Jaritos of the Athens Police under growing political pressure. To make matter worse, Jaritos is a man with problems and past of his own to worry about. And those problems are about to get a whole lot worse.

The killer has somehow found out about Jaritos' role with the military police under the fascist junta in the 1970s and is about to use this knowledge to devastating effect.

Written by Petros Markaris, one of Greece's most popular writers.

Written by Petros Markaris
Directed by Eoin O'Callaghan

A Big Fish Radio production for Radio 4.

1 hour

Last on

Sat 27 Aug 2016 21:00

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Role Contributor
Inspector Jaritos Philip Jackson
Adriani Jaritos Pamela Miles
Katerina Jaritos Jane Slavin
Detective Kula Amaka Okafor
Detective Vlas Chris Pavlo
Superintendent Guikas Stephen Boxer
Zisis Michael Elwyn
Merenditis Paul Panting
Nasiotis John McAndrew
Author Petros Markaris
Director Eoin O'Callaghan


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