The White Bird Passes (1980)

Based on the novel by the same, this drama set in a poverty stricken area of Aberdeenshire follows the life and times of a young girl, Janie daughter of the local prostitute who plays with ... See full summary »

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Michael Radford

Writers:

Jessie Kesson (novel), Michael Radford (script)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Derek Anders Derek Anders
Isobel Black ... Liza
Marjorie Dalziel Marjorie Dalziel
Sheila Donald Sheila Donald
Jean Faulds Jean Faulds
Joan Fitzpatrick Joan Fitzpatrick
Geordie Hamilton Geordie Hamilton
Willie Joss Willie Joss ... (as W.D. Joss)
Joanna Keddie Joanna Keddie
James Kennedy James Kennedy
Phyllis Logan ... Janie (Aged 16)
Dawn Massie Dawn Massie
Vicki Masson Vicki Masson ... Janie (Aged 9)
Rose McBain Rose McBain
Eileen McCallum Eileen McCallum
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Based on the novel by the same, this drama set in a poverty stricken area of Aberdeenshire follows the life and times of a young girl, Janie daughter of the local prostitute who plays with her friend Gerty and visits her grandmother as well as her transition into adulthood. Written by San Ookamitora

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UK

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English

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The crew members were not aware that the hemlock Vicki Masson and Dawn Mattie were playing with for one scene was deadly poisonous. See more »

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