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Alan Garner was born on October 17, 1934 in Congleton, Cheshire, England. He is a writer and producer, known for Lamaload (1981), Images (1981) and The Owl Service (1969). He has been married to Griselda Greaves since 1972. They have two children. He was previously married to Ann Cook. See full bio »
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 1995 Elidor (TV Series) (written by - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1995) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.5 (1995) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.4 (1995) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.3 (1995) ... (written by)
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 1983 Spooky (TV Series) (by - 1 episode)
- The Keeper (1983) ... (by)
 1981 Images (TV Movie)
 1981 Lamaload (TV Movie)
 1980 Leap in the Dark (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- To Kill a King (1980) ... (writer)
 1978 Play for Today (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Red Shift (1978) ... (writer)
 1975 2nd House (TV Series) (opera - 1 episode)
- Potter Thompson (1975) ... (opera)
 1969-1970 The Owl Service (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- The Legend Unravels (1970) ... (writer)
- Who Is There? (1970) ... (writer)
- The Missing Key (1970) ... (writer)
- Betrayal (1970) ... (writer)
- The Plates Are Hidden (1970) ... (writer)
 1968 Jackanory (TV Series) (book - 5 episodes)
- Elidor: The Song of Findhorn (1968) ... (book)
- Elidor: The High Places (1968) ... (book)
- Elidor: Stat (1968) ... (book)
- Elidor: Malebron of Elidor (1968) ... (book)
- Elidor: Thursday Street (1968) ... (book)
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 1999 World's Most... (TV Series) (segment producer - 4 episodes)
- Powerful Explosions (1999) ... (segment producer)
- Death-Defying Stunts (1999) ... (segment producer)
- Daring Robberies (1999) ... (segment producer)
- Astounding Undercover Stings (1999) ... (segment producer)
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 1974 Judgment: The Trial of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (TV Movie) (researcher)
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 1982 The Dark Crystal (special thanks)
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 1980 Celebration (TV Series documentary)
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- The Edge of the Ceiling (1980) ... Himself
 1979 Call My Bluff (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 1 May 1979 (1979) ... Himself
- Episode dated 24 April 1979 (1979) ... Himself
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"I try to write onions." (on the layeredness of his fiction) See more »

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At home, working his socks off. The main focus is on a)The next novel. b) The development of The Blackden Trust, established by Garner in December 2004, whereby his house and land are dedicated to the purpose, during his lifetime, of assisting 'in the management, preservation, study and care of the historic environment of the property; to foster research in respect of such heritage; to advance ... See more »

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