The Incomplete Recorded Works of a Dead Body - by Ed Hime - BBC Radio Drama - cheops
Ed Hime`s blackly comic fictional documentary which won the 2007 Prix Italia for Best Original Radio Drama.
Set in London, the play explores the themes of decay, aspiration, noise and loneliness.
Babak, a reclusive Iranian sound artist, played by Khalid Abdalla (The Kite Runner, United 93) comes to London in search of Simone, a cellist he met in Beirut. Obsessed with the noise of the city, he barricades himself into his flat and descends further into his troubled mind.
Contains scenes that some listeners may find disturbing.
One episode of approximately fifty minutes.
Babak Beyrouti ...... Khalid Abdalla
Dale P Malone ...... Ameet Chana
Lily ...... Elaine Lordan
Vikram ...... Saikat Ahamed
Gurney ...... John Dougall
Gabrielli ...... Mark Straker
Staple 4 ...... Anthony Glennon
Simone ...... Jasmine Callan
Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.
First broadcast 31/1/2007 on BBC Radio 3.
Type : mpeg 1 layer III
Bitrate : 128
Mode : joint stereo
Frequency : 48000 Hz
Encoder : Lame 3.98
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