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  • The LAST FERRYBOAT Alternative
  • DERNIER FERRY-BOAT Alternative
  • The LAST FERRY Alternative


Drama reflecting the recent events in Poland. Set in 1981 a dissident high school teacher is sent abroad by Solidarity. He has to carry addresses of underground printing offices to sympathisers abroad in case the organisation is banned. However he is being closely watched by the secret police, who also want to get their hands on the information. However trouble at home means that the ship is militarised, and leaves the teacher with a dilemma.

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