This documentary made by Wild Films in 2010 tells the story behind the production of the BBC World Service Trust’s award winning radio drama, ‘Story Story’. I was an assistant producer for the Trust at the time this was made, and it was one of the most exhilarating periods of my life!
A radio movie.
In a dusty, dilapidated school on the outskirts of the Nigerian capital city, Abuja, a group of actors and radio technicians come together in searing 40’C heat to record the 17th series of ‘Story Story’. This much loved radio soap opera is set in a bustling motor park somewhere in West Africa, and it uses drama to trigger discussions on a variety of topical issues. ‘Tuned In’ takes us behind the scenes to meet the cast and crew as they reunite in Abuja and record the entire series in an intense and gruelling 2-week schedule…
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