A Day in the Death of Joe Egg | Part 2

Based on A Day In the Death of Joe Egg by Peter Nichols

A film of dramatist Peter Nichols's critically acclaimed sixties black comedy about a couple, Bri and Sheila, who escape into a world of fantasy and make-believe as a way of coping with bringing up their 10-year-old daughter, who has cerebral palsy. Starring Eddie Izzard, Victoria Hamilton, Prunella Scales, John Warnaby and Robin Weaver.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Adaptation
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Duration: 1'10'40''
  • Broadcast date: 2003

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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