Alice Through the Looking Glass

This Channel 4 adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s novel, Alice Through the Looking Glass was directed by John Henderson from a script by Nick Vivian.  The illustrious cast, led by Kate Beckinsale and Ian Holm, also features Sian Phillips, Steve Coogan, Ian Richardson, Penelope Wilton and Greg Wise. In this version we see Alice as a mother who falls asleep while reading a story to her daughter and enters a magical world where she meets a host of colourful characters. The feature-length drama received two BAFTA nominations for Best Design and Best Childrens Drama.