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A riveting story of love, betrayal and revenge. On the day of her 23rd birthday, Beth hopes to escape home. But with the day fast approaching, can she can hold her nerve?

Growing up, Beth Winters was caught between two warring parents, her Catholic mother Catherine having married her Protestant step-father Billy when she was already pregnant by an unknown Catholic man.

On her 23rd birthday, her mother long dead, Beth has planned to escape the claustrophobic grip of Billy and their closed community by running away with charming, mysterious Liam Ward. But with the hour of reckoning fast approaching, can Beth hold her nerve?

59 minutes

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Wed 28 Nov 2018 21:00

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Role Contributor
Billy Winters Matthew Rhys
Beth Winters Ann Skelly
Liam Ward Jamie Dornan
Catherine Winters Valene Kane
Mercy Boyle Charlene McKenna
Mickey Dolphin Francis Magee
Bishop Donnelly Sean McGinley
Frank Blessing Martin McCann
Dummy McGonnell Michael Smiley
Jim Rutledge Des McAleer
Gerry Boyle Ciaran Flynn
Young Beth Aoibheann Mullan
CI Joseph Quinn Paul Kennedy
Constable Shanley Eugene O'Hare
Maurice Fairbrother Pip Torrens
Gary Pringle Conor MacNeill
Tommy Martin Frankie McCafferty
Production Coordinator Laura Sheerin
Publicity Catherine Slater
Second Assistant Director Stephen Darragh
Script Supervisor Xenia Taylor
Casting Carla Stronge
Dialogue Coach Brendan Gunn
Location Manager Andrew Wilson
Unit Manager Gavin Kelly
Still photographer Christopher Barr
Still photographer Teddy Cavendish
Focus Puller Andy Gardner
Best Boy Martin Cattigan
Key Grip Ben Moseley
Boom Operator James Atkinson
Art Director John Merry
Art Director Megan McCrea
Costume Supervisor Ian Foweraker
Hairdresser Caroline Daye
Makeup Artist Caroline Daye
Hairdresser Cat Coogan
Makeup Artist Cat Coogan
Special Effects Supervisor Graham Hills
Post-Production Supervisor Sophia McKeever
Post-Production Supervisor Sophie Alexander
Assistant Editor Jenny Houston
Assistant Editor Kate McAuley
Colourist Gary Curran
On-line editing Jonny Fetherston
Re-recording mixer Paul Maynes
Sound Mixer Marty Harrison
Assistant Director Mark Hedges
Costume designer Hazel Webb Crozier
Make-up Designer Nadia Reid
Editor Steve Singleton
Composer David Holmes
Composer Gerry Diver
Line Producer Stacey Quigley
Casting Julie Harkin
Production Designer Gillian Devenney
Director of photography Stephen Murphy
Associate Producer Matthew Rhys
Associate Producer Jamie Dornan
Executive Producer Tommy Bulfin
Executive Producer Allan Cubitt
Executive Producer Phil Robertson
Executive Producer James Mitchell
Special thanks Margot McCabe
Production Company Night Flight Pictures Ltd


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