The Tiger’s Tail (2008) Audio


Benedict participated in this BBC drama-documentary about the first democratic uprising in Burma.

On 9 August 2008, The Tiger’s Tail, a drama-documentary which celebrates the 20th anniversary of the first democratic uprising in Burma on 8 August 1988, was broadcast on BBC World Service radio.

In The Tiger’s Tail, stories of Burmese writers are being told and interviews and comments from Burmese journalists, commentators and the public are included to compare the Burma of today and the past.

The program was supported by Benedict Cumberbatch, Keeley Hawes, Juliet Stevenson, Sophie Okonedo, Kristopher Milne, Helen Longworth, Joan Walker and Nicholas Khan.


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