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A Touch of Eastern Promise


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A film in the third season of short plays from Birmingham
A young Indian boy dreams of film stars. When his favourite actress arrives in Birmingham, his dream may come true.
Script editor BARRY HANSON
Film cameraman MICHAEL Williams Film editor OLIVER WHITE Producer DAVID ROSE
Director MICHAEL LINDSAY-HOGG (Radio Times People: page 4)


Unknown: Tara Prem
Editor: Barry Hanson
Director: Michael Lindsay-Hogg
Mohan: Dev Sagoo
Shalini: Jamilla Massey
Lata: Zareen Kamal
Balraj Kumar: K S Matharu
Mrs Kumar: Charan Kaur Matharu
Shoppers: A Jetley
Shoppers: Jurmitkaur Jutle
Rajesh Lal: Sam Chowdhary
Romi: Surinder Singh Malhi
Shalini's Manager: Jagdish Kumar
Assistant Manager: Albert Moses
Photographer: Allam Jahangir

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A Touch of Eastern Promise

BBC Two England, 8 February 1973 22.10

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