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My Son the Fanatic

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Comedy drama about Parvez, a gentle, secular Pakistani cab driver living in Britain who forms a close bond with a young prostitute Bettina. As Parvez's son Farid drifts towards fundamentalist Islam and rejects his father, Parvez seeks solace and advice from Bettina. Soon their friendhsip itself is threatened when Farid's group decide they need to clean up the town. Show less

Contributors

Parvez:
Om Puri
Director:
Udayan Prasad
Mrs Fingerhut:
Judi Jones
Chief Inspector Fingerhut:
Geoffrey Bateman
Producer:
Chris Curling

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