Banished season 1
Air weekdate:Thursday Cast:Russell Tovey, Julian Rhind-Tutt, MyAnna Buring, Joseph Millson, Ewen Bremner, Genevieve O’Reilly, Orla Brady, Rory McCann, Ned Dennehy, David Walmsley, David Dawson, Adam Nagaitis, Joanna Vanderham, Ryan Corr, Brooke Harman, Cal MacAninch, Nick Moss, David Wenham Genre:Drama Channel:BBC Two Status:Ended
The series tells the story of people which have studied Australia being expelled from the country. On the verge of XVIII century a mysterious new continent, the law-breakers, military, wildlife and nothing more. An established unfriendly environment causes people to look for ways of survival that exist. The difference in the relationship also has differences. Educated people are trying to make decisions together while individualists barely have time to protect themselves from unpredictable and dangerous world of Australia animals. Each new day is another test that is given to the colonialists harder and harder. As always, victory selects only the most courageous and strong. One problem is replaced by another but only a more complex nature. New threats are coming to replace the old and difficult to predict what to expect tomorrow. Such conditions cause people to join groups and to stick together. Each of them realizes that their actions must be meaningful and consistent. Events Banished series show how still it is important to have support in any situation. At any time any of the characters could be in danger so they must learn to help each other especially when in such difficult conditions on foreign soil they are all on an equal footing.
Banished season 1 episodes list:
It is 1788 in New South Wales, and dawn is breaking over the ramshackle camp where British convicts and their masters are waking up to another dangerous day.
Freeman must tackle bully Marston, who is persisting in stealing his food. Drastic action is required.
Reverend Johnson leads the community in prayer on a hot beach as they bury another poor soul who has succumbed to the hardships of life. After shouting is heard from out at sea, some marines are gesturing that their fishing nets have been slashed. Elizabeth and Tommy marriage is later blessed by Reverend Johnson in the partially built church.
Mary Johnson shares her past sorrow with the insightful convict Anne Meredith as the camp waits for news of Freeman.
To everyone's amazement Freeman is alive, and Major Ross is deeply affected by a personal loss.
Rebellion is in the air and Tommy's headstrong behaviour risks Elizabeth's future plans.
James Freeman faces the most difficult decision of his life. With the prisoners far outnumbering the soldiers, what will the outcome be?
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