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She's Been Away

Stephen Poliakoff's drama about an unexpected pact which develops between two women - Lillian, who's been away in a 'home' since she was a rebellious girl half a century ago, and sophisticated, 'happily married Harriet. Brought reluctantly together when Lillian is returned to the world, the pair find a common purpose which has hilarious and risky consequences for those around them.

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1 hour, 40 minutes

Last on

Mon 17 May 2010 22:00


Role Contributor
Lillian HucklePeggy Ashcroft
DirectorPeter Hall
Harriet AmbroseGeraldine James
Hugh AmbroseJames Fox
MatildaRachel Kempson
Dominic AmbroseJackson Kyle
Young LillianRebecca Pidgeon
GladysRosalie Crutchley
GeorgeHugh Lloyd
Mental Hospital NurseBrid Brennan
Mental Hospital DoctorDavid Hargreaves
Harley Street DoctorRichard Haddon Haines
Young Cousin EdwardBarnaby Holm
Young Lillian's FatherDonald Douglas
LouiseRobyn Moore
ProducerKenith Trodd
WriterStephen Poliakoff
Movie BuffDavid Timson
City Friend at PartyMalcolm Mudie
Traffic WardenDoyle Richmond
Supermarket CashierAnne Haydn

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