A Life of Thomas Paine
Screenplay by Trevor Griffiths
Trevor Griffiths’ thrilling screenplay follows Tom Paine from persecution in England, to the American War of Independence, to Revolutionary France. It mixes politics, love and war.
‘These Are The Times reads like the greatest of novels and is the most thrilling read I�ve had in years!’
Revolutionising Tom Paine – Whilst recording These Are The Times for radio, Trevor Griffiths discovered the true revolutionary spirit of Tom Paine.
Trevor Griffiths’s screenplay broadcast on Radio 4 on Saturday 26th July and Saturday 2nd August 2008. Read the discussions about it on their Message Boards.
Ann Talbot’s recent review of These Are The Times and interview with Trevor Griffiths can be found on the
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Read reviews by:
Prof. Ted Braun
Troy Kennedy Martin