Tales of the Unexpected (1979–1988)
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In post-war Paris Drioli, an elderly down-and-out, sees a painting for sale by his old friend Soutine, who is now a best-selling artist. Thirty years earlier Soutine tattooed a portrait of ... See full summary »

Director:

Herbert Wise

Writers:

Roald Dahl, Robin Chapman (dramatisation)
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Episode complete credited cast:
Roald Dahl ... Himself - Introduced by
Derek Jacobi ... Drioli
Lucy Gutteridge ... Josie
Boris Isarov ... Soutine
Donald Pickering ... Gallery Owner
Teris Hebrew Teris Hebrew ... Dealer
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In post-war Paris Drioli, an elderly down-and-out, sees a painting for sale by his old friend Soutine, who is now a best-selling artist. Thirty years earlier Soutine tattooed a portrait of Drioli's wife onto his back and it has become extremely valuable. But it is on his back and therefore worthless. How come it is eventually on public exhibition? Written by don @ minifie-1

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Language:

English

Release Date:

8 March 1980 (UK) See more »

Filming Locations:

Paris, France

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Production Co:

Anglia Television See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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