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Play of the Month: The Parachute


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by David Mercer.
Starring Alan Badel, Jill Bennett, John Osborne
also starring Isabel Dean, Esmond Knight
See page 11


Writer: David Mercer
Fencing: John Greenwood
Film Cameraman: Tony Imi
Film Editor: Roy Watts
Sound Recordist: Geoff Tookey
Designer: William McCrow
Producer: Tony Garnett
Director: Anthony Page
Klaus: Drewe Henley
Werner: John Osborne
Koepfer: Barry Jackson
Werner as a child: Frank Barry
Father: Alan Badel
Corporal: John J. Carney
Werner as a boy: Richard Stroud
Helmut: Esmond Knight
Sergeant: Norman Jones
Anna: Jill Bennett
Officer: Desmond Perry
Anna's boy: Marc Karlin
Schacht: Lionel Hamilton
Frau Schacht: Molly Hewitt
Waiter: Leslie Noyes
Holz: Lindsay Anderson
Paratrooper: Barry Dupres
Paratrooper: Royston Farrell
Paratrooper: Sylvester Morand
Paratrooper: Victor Munt
Paratrooper: David Christie Murray
Paratrooper: Stephen Whittaker

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Play of the Month: The Parachute

BBC One London, 21 January 1968 21.10

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