ScreenPlay: White Lady (1987)

UK, 26 August
16mm film, colour, 4:3
mono, English

A British fantasy television episode written and directed by David Rudkin.

Plot Summary

Following the breakdown of his marriage, Gil is struggling raising his two young daughters. And things get weors when they come to the attention of the mysterious White Lady…


Directed by: David Rudkin
© MCMLXXXVI [1986]
BBC Pebble Mill
Produced by: Carol Parks
[Written] By: David Rudkin
Script Editor: Roger Gregory
Photography: John Kenway
Costume Designer: Al Barnett
Make-Up Designer: Gill Hughes
Film Editor: Greg Miller
Special Sound by: Elizabeth Parker, Radiophonic Workshop
Sound Recordist: Film Recordist
Designer: Michael Edwards

Cornelius Garrett (Gil)
Sophie Thompson (Amy)
Jessica Martin (Tess)
Meg Wynn Owen (White Lady)



  • The Listener vol.118 no.3025 (20 August 1987) p.25