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A War of Children

A War of Children is a 1972 television film written by James Costigan, directed by George Schaefer, and starring Vivien Merchant, Jenny Agutter and John Ronane.

A War of Children
GenreDrama
Written byJames Costigan
Directed byGeorge Schaefer
StarringVivien Merchant
Jenny Agutter
John Ronane
Composer(s)Jerry Fielding
Country of originUnited States
United Kingdom
Original language(s)English
Production
Executive producer(s)Abby Mann
Producer(s)George Schaefer
CinematographyChristopher Challis
Editor(s)
  • Eric Boyd-Perkins
  • Anne V. Coates
  • Christopher Holmes
  • Fabien D. Tordjmann
Running time73 minutes
Production company(s)Tomorrow Entertainment
DistributorNBCUniversal Television Distribution
DreamWorks Classics
Release
Original networkCBS
Picture formatColor film
Audio formatMonaural
Original releaseDecember 5, 1972 (1972-12-05)

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SynopsisEdit

During The Troubles in Northern Ireland, two middle-class families in Belfast, one Catholic and one Protestant, turn from friends to bitter enemies. Their children face the painful consequences.[1]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "A War of Children". American Film Institute. Retrieved May 14, 2017.
  2. ^ "Nominees/Winners | Television Academy - 1973". Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Retrieved May 14, 2017.
  3. ^ "Nominees/Winners | Television Academy". Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Retrieved May 14, 2017.

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