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- 1 sound disc (53:00 min.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
- Additional Authors
- Cotter, Jim.MacGregor, Tony.Neumark, Norie.
- Corporate Author
- Australian Broadcasting Corporation.University of Technology, Sydney.
- Series curator, Tony MacGregor with Norrie Neumark.Summary: Portrait of two Manila street kids, Rita and Jay. Jay survives by picking pockets while Rita works as a child prostitute. Images of her tourist clients never seem to leave her, nor do the memories of her village life shattered forever by military evacuation. The two meet in the city park at night where they fantasise about the food they might eat and try to bury the past. This play won the Ian Reed Prize for Radio Drama, an AWGIE for Best Radio Script in 1998 and won the Radio Fiction category of the Prix Italia also in 1998.The ABC/UTS Radiophonic Collection is an initiative of the Creative Radio Consortium.Title from disc label.