In drama The Children of the Gods when their daughter Emma becomes involved with a strange religious cult Helen and John Vine are determined to break her free from it but Emma is equally determined that she is staying – forcing the Vines to consider desperate measures.
The cult insists that all contact with family must be cut off and Helen and John are convinced that Emma has been brainwashed.
UK / ITV Network – ATV / 1×90 minutes / Broadcast Saturday 6 Jan 1979 @ 10.00pm
Writer: Roy Kendall / Production Design: Michael Eve / Producer: Colin Bennett / Director: Derek Bennett
MARY PEACH as Helen Vine
PETER JEFFREY as John Vine
JANET MAW as Emma Vine
KENNETH WATSON as Emmaus
ROY MARSDEN as Reverend Daid Thompson
DEBBIE FARRINGTON as Bethany
JOHN WASHERBROOK as Judd
PENNY LEATHERBARROW as Canaan
ANDREW McNEENY as Ephraim