Shadow Play (2004)

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  • A Victorian Mystery Working


A five-part drama which offers a child's-eye view of life in Victorian Britain. Follows a mystery adventure story across centuries to discover a world in which the rights and responsibilities of children in the 9-11 age group were very different from those of today. The episode titles are: A Light at the window; The Girl in Blue; A Flicker at the Fairground; Pnatoms and photographs (aka Photos and phantoms); A Secret comes to light.

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