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John Steinbeck - The Pearl

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Dramatisation of John Steinbeck's novella by Donna Franceschild.

A captivating and atmospheric parable set in a small Mexican fishing village about the greatest pearl ever found and the tragic impact its discovery has on one young family.

Director: Kirsty Williams. Show less




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