Liz Lochhead - Maleficium

Episodes

RepeatedComments
20151011 (BBC7)

4 Extra Debut. The terrifying outcome of suspected witchcraft drawn from actual accounts. Stars Clare Corbett, Siobhan Redmond and Freda Dowie.

20151011 (BBC7)

Spells, charms and an imagined cursing. Taking its title from the word for a malicious act of witchcraft - Maleficium draws on real terrifying accounts of witches' trials and confessions to create voices for three imaginary characters.

Alice, Margery and Jinnet - a farm hand, a farmer's wife and an elderly "cunning-woman" - two of whom are brought to the point of tragedy when they're accused of witchcraft by the other.

Starring Clare Corbett as Alice, Siobhan Redmond as Margery, Freda Dowie as Jinnet and Jon Glover as The Skeptick, Willem Ladd.

Written by Liz Lochhead.

Producer: Robert Ketteridge

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2001.

20151011 (BBC7)
20170219 (BBC7)

Spells, charms and an imagined cursing. Taking its title from the word for a malicious act of witchcraft - Maleficium draws on real terrifying accounts of witches' trials and confessions to create voices for three imaginary characters.

Alice, Margery and Jinnet - a farm hand, a farmer's wife and an elderly "cunning-woman" - two of whom are brought to the point of tragedy when they're accused of witchcraft by the other.

Starring Clare Corbett as Alice, Siobhan Redmond as Margery, Freda Dowie as Jinnet and Jon Glover as The Skeptick, Willem Ladd.

Written by Liz Lochhead.

Producer: Robert Ketteridge

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2001.

20151011 (BBC7)
20151012 (BBC7)

The terrifying outcome of suspected witchcraft drawn from actual accounts.

20151011 (BBC7)
20170220 (BBC7)

The terrifying outcome of suspected witchcraft drawn from actual accounts.