Theatre 625: The World of George Orwell: 1984 (1965)

UK, 28 December
videotape, black and white, 4:3
mono, English
Series: Theatre 625 (1964-1968)

A British science fiction television play directed by Christopher Morahan.

Credits

Crew
Director: Christopher Morahan
BBC
Producer: Cedric Messina
Script: Nigel Kneale
Novel: George Orwell
Music: Wilfred Josephs
Designer: Tony Abbott

Cast
David Buck (Winston Smith)
Joseph O'Conor (O'Brien)
Jane Merrow (Julia)
Cyril Shaps (Syme)
Tony Cyrus (soldier)
Mohammed Shamsi (Arab colonel)
Alexis Chesnakov (Russian marshall)
Hugo de Vernier (French general)
John Brandon (American general)
Tom Macauley (British general)
Brian Badcoe, Raymond Mason (telescreen announcers)
Vernon Dobtcheff (Goldstein)
Marjorie Gresley (prole in canteen)
Norman Chappell (Parsons)
Sally Lahee (Mrs Parsons)
Sally Thomsett (Parsons girl)
Frank Summerscales (Parsons boy)
Henry Kay (pedlar)
Eric Francis (blind man)
Anthony Blackshaw, Edwin Brown (proles)
Sydney Arnold (old man)
John Lyons, David Baxter, Patrick Ellis (prole youths)
Fred Hugh (barman)
John Garrie (Charrington)
John Barrett (waiter)
John Mincer (Jones)
Eden Fox (Aaronson)
George Wilder (Rutherford)
Peter Bathurst (Foster)
Julie May (singing prole woman)
John Moore (orator)
Paul Phillips (Martin)
Raymond Graham (man with bread)
William Lloyd Brown (thin man)
Norman Scace, David Grey, John Abineri, Michael Sheard (men in white coats)