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Episode 1

The mystery deepens when all the residents of the rural village of Midwich suddenly fall into a state of unconsciousness...

The classic 1957 sci-fi novel by John Wyndam (1903-1969) adapted in 3-parts by William Ingram.

Starring Charles Kay as Colonel Bernard Westcott, William Gaunt as Richard Gayford, Manning Wilson as Gordon Zellaby and Pauline Yates as Angela Zellaby.

Music specially composed by Roger Limb of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop.

Producer: Gordon House

First broadcast on the BBC World Service in 1982.

Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Thu 27 Oct 2016 00:00