Kidnapper #1: Joe (40’s)
Kidnapper #2: Paddy (30’s)
Victim: Samantha (20’s)
Radio Luxembourg was first staged at the Galway Fringe Festival 2014. The play enjoyed great success and sold out its debut six-night run. Actor Zaina Newesser (Samantha) won best actor award for the week. Prior to the festival, the screen rights had been sold to London Film Company – Dixon/Baxi/Evans and the screenplay was locked down the following year. Shot in Jordan, the movie version was titled Tiger Raid and premiered at Tribeca Film Festival in 2016. Starring Brian Gleeson, Damian Molony and Sofia Boutella, the adaptation enjoyed favourable reviews and is now on general release and on streaming services.
Trailer for Tiger Raid here: http://dixonbaxievans.com/tiger-raid/
Preview available here