Heart of the Country – Bob Jacobs

Heart of the Country – Bob Jacobs from pebblemill on Vimeo.

In this video 1st A.D. Bob Jacobs talks about working on the 1987 four part drama – ‘Heart of the Country’, produced at Pebble Mill.  Written by Fay Weldon and directed by Brian Farnham, the series follows the social decline of a single mother and her children.   The climax of the action takes place in Glastonbury, during the carnival.  The series was produced by Roger Gregory and starred Jacqueline Tong as Sonia, as well as Christian Bale, Rosalind Bennett and Susan Penhaligon.

Filming at the Glastonbury Carnival

One comment on “Heart of the Country – Bob Jacobs
  1. I was that little girl playing in the paddling pool in Heart Of The Country, it was great fun yo make and a great crew

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