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Ben Miles stars in Graham Greene's story of a celebrated architect who flees to the Congo only to discover you can never leave the past behind. Dramatised by Nick Warburton.

by Graham Greene
Dramatised by Nick Warburton.

Directed by Sally Avens

Querry, a celebrated architect of churches believes himself burnt out: unable to feel anything for his profession, his faith or even the suicide of his
He journeys to a remote leprosy in Africa: there, he hopes to live in obscurity, unconcerned with the fate of others and to die, but it seems that he may have a
second chance to find both happiness and redemption.
The story reflects many of Greene's own personal struggles with his celebrity as a famous 'Catholic' author and his own doubts about his faith.

58 minutes

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Sat 25 Nov 2017 21:00

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Role Contributor
Querry Ben Miles
Dr Colin Danny Sapani
Rycker Jonathan Aris
Marie Kathryn Drysdale
The Superior Neil McCaul
Father Thomas Philip Bretherton
Father Joseph Clive Hayward
Father Paul Adam Fitzgerald
Deo Gratias Tayla Kovacevic-Ebong
Madame Guelle Sudha Bhuchar
Captain David Reakes
Controller David Reakes
Marie Morel Isabella Inchbald
Parkinson Stephen Critchlow
Narrator Adjoa Andoh
Author Graham Greene
Adaptor Nick Warburton
Director Sally Avens


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