The Wingless Bird


60m 1998

Brief Synopsis

Drama based on the novel by Catherine Cookson which follows the fortunes of three different families, linked by the strong-minded Agnes Conway. An encounter with a glamorous young couple one Christmas Eve launches Agnes' involvement with the wealthy Farrier family. Meanwhile, she becomes entangled w

Film Details

Also Known As
Catherine Cookson's: The Wingless Bird, Mobil Masterpiece Theatre (02/08/98), Wingless Bird
Release Date
1998

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

Synopsis

Drama based on the novel by Catherine Cookson which follows the fortunes of three different families, linked by the strong-minded Agnes Conway. An encounter with a glamorous young couple one Christmas Eve launches Agnes' involvement with the wealthy Farrier family. Meanwhile, she becomes entangled with the notorious Fentons, as she goes to the aid of her younger sister. When World War I breaks out, life for Agnes and those she cares for will never be the same again.

Crew

Nael Abbas

Assistant Director

Tom Airey

Props

Steven Ashley

Producer

Julian Barber

Camera Operator

Don Bell

Associate Producer

Tony Breeze

Other

Susie Bruffin

Casting

Kathleen Cahill

Researcher

Ken Campbell

Gaffer

John Coates

Boom Operator

Del Colley

Wardrobe Assistant

Moira Conway

Photography

Catherine Cookson

Source Material (From Novel)

Lizzie Dann

Costume Supervisor

Mark Day

Editor

Erin Delaney

Post-Production

Brian Dunning

Construction Manager

Rebecca Eaton

Executive Producer

Nadia El-saffar

Makeup Artist

Danuta Forbes

Production Assistant

Gillian Garner

Makeup Artist

Jimmy Garrett

Property Master

Nic Grant

Sound Mixer

Tony Haslam

Electrician

Dave Hawley

Post-Production

John Haynes

Electrician

Lew Hedley

Electrician

Charlotte Holdich

Costume Designer

Ann Houlihan

Assistant Director

Sarah Isherwood

Other

Ina Jackson

Electrician

Lisa Jones

Office Runner

Nicole Kavanagh

Assistant Location Manager

Richard King

Dubbing Mixer

Simon King

Location Manager

Tracey Malone

Accountant

Ray Marshall

Producer

Barbara Mcfarlane

Production Coordinator

John Mckeown

Assistant Director

Karen Mckinlay

Wardrobe Supervisor

David Myers

Hairdresser

David Myers

Makeup Artist

Jim O'hare

Art Director

Jim Parkinson

Transportation Manager

Caroline Richards

Assistant Director

Gavin Richards

Other

Keith Richardson

Executive Producer

Jami Rogers

Production

Brian Rowe

Electrician

Alan Seymour

Writer

Caroline Skipsey

Accounting Assistant

Jayne Spooner

Script Supervisor

Fred Tammes

Director Of Photography

Colin Towns

Music

Ray Townsend

Consultant

Liz Vincent-fernie

Casting

Bob Walker

Grip

Ash Wilkinson

Production Designer

Film Details

Also Known As
Catherine Cookson's: The Wingless Bird, Mobil Masterpiece Theatre (02/08/98), Wingless Bird
Release Date
1998

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

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Trivia