Song of the Forest is a radio play by Tina Pepler. It was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 16 July 1990 as an installment of the Monday Play, and won a Giles Cooper Award that same year. It was also the official BBC entry for the Morishge Award International Radio Drama contest, 1991, in addition to being nominated for a Sony Award. The length is 75 minutes[1].


Soon after her marriage Helena is paralyzed in a diving accident. Jacu, a monkey from the Amazonian rain forest, is trained to help paraplegics. But inside the primate is the the soul of a South American Indian girl.


Critical ReceptionEdit


  1. Best Radio Plays of 1990 Methuen/BBC 1991

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