Tragedy is just around the corner in this mix of sexual repression, American GIs and maiden aunts. Jim O’Brien was nominated and won Emmy’s and BAFTA’s for The Jewel in the Crown series; Jim O Brien’s first feature and Jane Horrocks first screen role. WW2 drama set in 1940’s Liverpool, adapated from the novel “The Secret Glass” by Beryl Bainbridge.
Director Jim O'Brien
Writer Beryl Bainbridge, John McGrath
Cast Jane Horrocks, Joan Plowright, Pete Postlethwaite, Billie Whitelaw
Producers Ronald Shedlo
Production Credits Steve Clark-Hall - Associate Producer, John McGrath - Executive Producer