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Jon Glascoe (adaptation)
Peter Kreutzer (adaptation)
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23 December 1987 (USA) See more »
It's Christmas Eve in Wales. A young boy named Thomas is excited about the holiday, but he's also disappointed because it's raining instead of snowing... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Denholm Elliott ... Old Geraint
Mathonwy Reeves ... Thomas

Glynis Davies ... Mrs. Wales
Michael Fawkes ... Father
Jesse McBrearty ... Young Geraint
Calum McGeachie ... Jim

Gwynyth Walsh ... Mother (past)

Nigel Bennett ... Father (past)
Anne Butler ... Auntie Hannah
Helen Beavis ... Auntie Betty
Jenny Turner ... Auntie Dosie
Donald Ewer ... Uncle Arnold

Gordon Masten ... Uncle
Bridget O'Sullivan ... Mrs. Prothero
James Mainprize ... Mr. Prothero
Marti Maraden ... Miss Prothero
Rolant Ellis Thomas ... Jack
David Jones ... Dan
Jo Paige ... Postman
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gaynor Jones ... Cousin (uncredited)

Directed by
Don McBrearty 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Jon Glascoe  adaptation
Peter Kreutzer  adaptation
Dylan Thomas  poem

Produced by
Michael MacMillan .... executive producer
Seaton McLean .... producer
Joseph Pierson .... executive producer
Gillian Richardson .... producer
Original Music by
Louis Natale 
Cinematography by
Tony Impey 
Mark Irwin 
Film Editing by
Sally Paterson 
Production Design by
Gareth Hamber 
Stephen Roloff 
Costume Design by
Trysha Bakker 
Makeup Department
Donald Mowat .... makeup artist
Production Management
Paul Sarony .... production supervisor
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Rose Tedesco .... third assistant director
Rocco Gismondi .... second assistant director (uncredited)
Art Department
Kirk Cheney .... construction manager
Peter Fletcher .... property master
Jim Veale .... head carpenter
Sound Department
Stuart French .... production sound mixer: Canada
Alan Jones .... sound mixer
Andy Malcolm .... foley artist
Special Effects by
Mark Meddings .... special effects supervisor
Camera and Electrical Department
Gabriele DiChiara .... electrician
Gabriele DiChiara .... generator operator
Mark Silver .... key grip
John Robinson .... grip assistant (uncredited)
Animation Department
Kieron Seamons .... animation director
Other crew
Tannis C. Baker .... continuity

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USA:55 min
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