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Screen Two: The Railway Station Man

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Julie Christie plays opposite Donald Sutherland (her co-star in the 1973 thriller Don't Look Now) in Shelagh Delaney 's dramatisation of the novel by Ulster writer Jennifer Johnston.
Painter Helen Cuffe has fled to Donegal with her young son Jack after the killing of her husband in Northern Ireland. She lives in isolation until she meets a mysterious, disabled American, who is obsessed with restoring an abandoned railway station.
Romance blossoms, but then a group of so-called freedom fighters decides to store arms in the railway station - and enlists the help of Helen's son.
Producers: Andree Molyneux, Roger Randall-Cutler Director: Michael Whyte
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Contributors

Dramatist: Shelagh Delaney
Writer: Jennifer Johnston
Producer: Andree Molyneux
Producer: Roger Randall-Cutler
Line Producer: Simon Mills
Helen Cuffe: Julie Christie
Roger Hawthorne: Donald Sutherland
Damian Sweeney: John Lynch
Jack Cuffe: Frank MacCusker
Manus Dempsey: Mark Tandy
Mrs Sweeney: Maire Hastings
Mr Hasson: Peadar Lamb
Father Quinlan: Niall Cusack






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