Brothers in Trouble

Synopsis
A film adaptation of the novel ‘Return journey’ by Abdulla Hussein. In the early 1960s, illegal Pakistani immigrants lead a troubled and squalid existence, which is precipitated into crisis by the arrival of a young white woman. Depicts the helplessness and vulnerablity of the immigrants and presents Britain from an unusual angle.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 82 min.
Year of production
1995
Availability
Sale; 2001 sale: £12.99 (inc VAT +p&p)
Subjects
Literature; Media studies; Social sciences
Keywords
ethnic minorities; immigrants - illegal; social conditions; United Kingdom

Credits

Director
Udayan Prasad
Writer
Abdullah Hussein; Robert Buckler

Distributor

Name

BFI Video

Email
video.films@bfi.org.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7957 8957
Fax
020 7957 8968
Address
21 Stephen Street
London
W1T 1LN
 

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