Category All Arts, Drama & Literature
Series Title
Episode 1
Duration 90 minutes
Product Code 25485
Broadcast Year 2005
Price £195.00


In a London psychiatric hospital, an enigmatic young man claims, among other things, to be the son of an exiled African dictator - a story that becomes unnervingly plausible. In a fiery and suspenseful debate, his doctor and consultant clash over the patient's diagnosis and treatment. What ensues is an incendiary tale of race, madness and a Darwinian power struggle at the heart of a dying NHS

About Blue/Orange

Filmed on location in London, this dynamic and often very funny adaptation of Joe Penhall's award-winning play retains the music, lighting and sound team from the original stage production, which premiered in April 2000.

Blue/Orange is a BBC drama adaptiation based on Joe Penhall's award winning play of the same name.


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