William Swetland

A Christmas Without Snow (1980)

A divorced woman (Michael Learned) moves to San Francisco from Omaha with her young son. She's trying to re-build her life after her divorce, she leaves her son with his grandmother. She joins the choir of a local church. She has some issues with the choirmaster ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Korty
CAST:  Michael Learned  •  John Houseman  •  Ramon Bieri  •  James Cromwell

A divorced woman (Michael Learned) moves to San Francisco from Omaha with her young son. She's trying to re-build her life after her divorce, she leaves her son with his grandmother. She joins the choir of a local church. She has some issues with the choirmaster ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Korty
CAST:  Michael Learned  •  John Houseman  •  Ramon Bieri  •  James Cromwell

The Jilting of Granny Weatherall (1980)

Granny Weatherall (Geraldine Fitzgerald) is a spunky old lady of eighty who bosses around her doctor and her children. She seems so strong and in control, and yet she has never had the upper hand in her destiny. One morning, a flood of long-forgotten memories bring ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Randa Haines
CAST:  Richard Dow  •  Geraldine Fitzgerald  •  Lois Smith  •  Roy Cooper

Granny Weatherall (Geraldine Fitzgerald) is a spunky old lady of eighty who bosses around her doctor and her children. She seems so strong and in control, and yet she has never had the upper hand in her destiny. One morning, a flood of long-forgotten memories bring ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Randa Haines
CAST:  Richard Dow  •  Geraldine Fitzgerald  •  Lois Smith  •  Roy Cooper

The Seagull (1975)

Anton Chekhov's play "The Seagull" is brought to life in this acclaimed 1975 production directed by John Desmond. Seeking to reform the theater, Konstantin (Frank Langella) has written an experimental play with the lead to be acted by his beloved, Nina (Blythe ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John J. Desmond
CAST:  Blythe Danner  •  Frank Langella  •  Lee Grant  •  Kevin McCarthy

Anton Chekhov's play "The Seagull" is brought to life in this acclaimed 1975 production directed by John Desmond. Seeking to reform the theater, Konstantin (Frank Langella) has written an experimental play with the lead to be acted by his beloved, Nina (Blythe ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John J. Desmond
CAST:  Blythe Danner  •  Frank Langella  •  Lee Grant  •  Kevin McCarthy

Mirrors (1978)

A newlywed couple checks into an old hotel in New Orleans where the wife begins having dreams in which she encounters a sinister group of people who seem to want her for some nefarious purpose. When people around her start dying, she realizes she is not dreaming.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noel Black
CAST:  Kitty Winn  •  Peter Donat  •  William Swetland  •  Mary-Robin Redd

A newlywed couple checks into an old hotel in New Orleans where the wife begins having dreams in which she encounters a sinister group of people who seem to want her for some nefarious purpose. When people around her start dying, she realizes she is not dreaming.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noel Black
CAST:  Kitty Winn  •  Peter Donat  •  William Swetland  •  Mary-Robin Redd

The Quinns (1977)

A drama about three generations of Irish-American firefighters in the New York City Fire Department, and their careers, romances, and growing pains. This pilot film was not picked up to series.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Petrie
CAST:  Barry Bostwick  •  Susan Browning  •  Liam Dunn  •  Patricia Elliott

A drama about three generations of Irish-American firefighters in the New York City Fire Department, and their careers, romances, and growing pains. This pilot film was not picked up to series.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Petrie
CAST:  Barry Bostwick  •  Susan Browning  •  Liam Dunn  •  Patricia Elliott

Ah, Wilderness! (1976)

On the Fourth of July holiday in 1906, the Miller family prepares to celebrate in their New England home. Young Richard, 16, is a thoughtful and poetic youth in love with a neighbor girl, Muriel. When Richard's messages of poetry to Muriel upset her prudish father, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Arvin Brown
CAST:  Anthony Petrillo  •  Geraldine Fitzgerald  •  William Swetland  •  Christina Whitmore

On the Fourth of July holiday in 1906, the Miller family prepares to celebrate in their New England home. Young Richard, 16, is a thoughtful and poetic youth in love with a neighbor girl, Muriel. When Richard's messages of poetry to Muriel upset her prudish father, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Arvin Brown
CAST:  Anthony Petrillo  •  Geraldine Fitzgerald  •  William Swetland  •  Christina Whitmore