Mysterious Creatures

ITV1

1 x 90'

This true story of love, loss and reconciliation charts the lives of a couple whose daughter suffers from Aspergers Syndrome. Failed by the state and exhausted by years of trying to cope with their daughter, the couple can see no solution but to kill themselves.

With a complex and sensitive script, outstanding performances from Brenda Blethyn, Timothy Spall and Rebekah Staton and direction shot through with intelligence and insight, ‘Mysterious Creatures' garnered overwhelming critical acclaim.