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53 Ratings


Directed by Gavin Millar
United Kingdom, 1985
Drama, Fantasy


In 1932, Alice Liddell Hargreaves, age 80, travels to New York to attend a celebration of Lewis Carroll’s centenary. Mrs. Hargreaves begins to remember details of the childhood events that led to the writing of the stories. Was shy Carroll actually in love with her?

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Dreamchild Directed by Gavin Millar

Awards & Festivals

Independent Spirit Awards

1986 | Nominee: Special Distinction Award

National Board of Review

1985 | Nominee: Top Ten Films

BAFTA Awards

1987 | 2 nominations including: Best Make Up Artist

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

1986 | Winner: Best Supporting Actor

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