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"The Box of Delights" When the Wolves Were Running (1984)

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John Masefield (novel)
Alan Seymour (writer)
Original Air Date:
21 November 1984 (Season 1, Episode 1)


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order) (complete, awaiting verification)
Devin Stanfield ... Kay Harker

Robert Stephens ... Abner Brown

Patrick Troughton ... Cole Hawlings
Geoffrey Larder ... Foxy Faced Charles
Jonathan Stephens ... Chubby Joe
Carol Frazer ... Caroline Louisa
Crispin Mair ... Peter
Joanna Dukes ... Maria
Heidi Burton ... Jemima
Flora Page ... Susan

John Horsley ... Bishop of Tatchester
Bill Wallis ... Rat
Glyn Baker ... Herne the Hunter
Anne Dyson ... The Old Lady
Helen Fraser ... Ellen
Johnny Casino ... Old Jim (as Johnny Cassino)
Len Edwards ... Railway Porter
John Styles ... Puppeteer
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Nick Berry ... Pirate Rat (uncredited)
Stewart Harwood ... Pirate Rat (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Renny Rye 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
John Masefield  novel
Alan Seymour  writer

Produced by
John Bird .... associate producer: Lella Productions
Paul Stone .... producer
Original Music by
Roger Limb 
Cinematography by
Colin Reid 
Production Design by
David Buckingham 
Bruce Macadie 
Costume Design by
Christine Rawlins 
Makeup Department
Heather Squire .... makeup designer
Production Management
Alex Gohar .... unit manager
Tony Guyan .... production manager
Art Department
Stewart Austin .... graphic designer
Barbara Horne .... properties buyer
Sound Department
Barry Bonner .... studio sound
Alan Taylor .... location sound
Alan Taylor .... sound
Special Effects by
Evan Green-Hughes .... special effects technician
Peter Kersey .... special effects
Visual Effects by
Tony Harding .... visual effects designer
Robin Lobb .... video effects
Camera and Electrical Department
Brian Clemett .... studio lighting
John Johnson .... location camera
John Mason .... location lighting
Mike Winser .... location camera
Animation Department
Ian Emes .... animator
Editorial Department
Dinah Long .... vision mixer
Stephen Newnham .... video-tape editor
Other crew
Paul Carney .... assistant floor manager
Marian Fowles .... production assistant
Peter Granger .... technical coordinator
Bob Griffiths .... engineering manager
Jane Redman .... assistant floor manager
John Styles .... puppeteer

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