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Crime Passionnel

Summary
1959 BBC Television production of Les Mains sales by Jean-Paul Sartre, in English translation and under the title Crime Passionnel.
Theatre play
Les Mains sales by Jean-Paul Sartre [more information]
Date of transmission
Sunday 20 September 1959
Time
8.45-10.30pm
Series
Sunday-Night Theatre
Channel
BBC Television
Production company
BBC

Credits

Producer
Stuart Burge
Playwright
Jean-Paul Sartre
Translator
Kitty Black (from the French)
Designer
Stephen Taylor
Cast
John AbineriCharles
Michael ArtonFranz
Reed de RouenSlick
Frank FindlayLouis
Dilys HamlettOlga
Bernard LeeHoederer
Sean LynchGeorge
Susan MaryottJessica
David McCallumHugo
Redmond PhillipsKarsky
John WestbrookPrince Paul
Bruce WightmanLeon

Additional details

Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
crime; murder; politics; Second World War, as theme or setting; wartime, as theme or setting

Print sources

Title
Fine Casting of Sartre Play: Crime Passionnel on Television (Newspaper review)
Reference
The Times, 21 September 1959, p. 5
Notes
With image from the production.
Title
Radio Times, 18 September 1959 (Magazine)
Linking notes
listing, article and photograph on p. 15

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