The Long Song

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Season 1 episodes (4)

1 Episode 1
Born a slave, July is taken from her mother to a plantation house and forced to work for the odious Caroline. But as she matures, she starts to learn how to handle her new mistress.
2 Episode 2
Caroline and July compete for Robert’s attention. Robert announces that he’s marrying Caroline, but on the wedding night, he goes to July’s bed and the two start a passionate affair.
3 Episode 3
Angry and frustrated by the workers’ refusal to work to his orders, Robert takes violent revenge, hoping to scare them into working, to the shock and horror of July.
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Take a first look at this poignant and inspiring story set during the final days of slavery in 19th century Jamaica. Based on the novel by Andrea Levy.

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Set during the final days of slavery in 19th century Jamaica, follow the trials, tribulations and survival of a plantation slave, July, and her odious mistress, Caroline. Based on the book by Andrea Levy.

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