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A Midwinter's Tale (A.K.A. "In The Bleak Midwinter") (1996, Kenneth Branagh)

TitleA Midwinter's Tale (A.K.A. "In The Bleak Midwinter")
Year1996
Release LocationsUK
DirectorKenneth Branagh
MediumBlack & white video
Length1 hrs, 39 mins
Play ConnectionsHamlet (adaptation)

Cast Overview

HenryRichard Briers
Tap DancerAllie Byrne
MollyHetta Charnley
MargarettaJoan Collins
Mrs. BranchAnn Davies
ScotsmanPatrick Doyle
TomNicholas Farrell
VernonMark Hadfield
MortimerRobert Hines
CarnforthGerard Horan
FudgeCelia Imrie
Nina's FatherEdward Jewesbury
JoeMichael Maloney
VentriloquistBrian Petifer
Mule Train MainShaun Prendergast
Nancy CrawfordJennifer Saunders
NinaJulia Sawalha
Young ActorAdrian Scarborough
TerryJohn Sessions
Audience MemberCarol Starks
TimJames D. White

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorKenneth Branagh
Assistant DirectorSimon Moseley
ProducerDavid Barron
Associate ProducerIona Price
Associate ProducerTamar Thomas
Production DesignerTim Harvey
Costume DesignerNeil Farrell
Costume DesignerCaroline Harris
Written byKenneth Branagh
Script SupervisorAnne Worley
Chief Make-Up/HairJenny Shircore
Sound MixerPeter Glossop
Camera OperatorTrevor Coop
Director of PhotographyRoger Lanser

Production information courtesy of: Tanya Gough