A Very Open Prison. Image shows from L to R: Amanda Ellis (Emily Mortimer), David Hanratty (Tom Wilkinson), Dominic Casement (Peter Wingfield). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

A Very Open Prison

BBC Two comedy drama about privatisation. 1 episode in 1995. Stars Tom Wilkinson, Ronald Pickup, Stephen Tompkinson, Emily Mortimer and others.

A Very Open Prison

A Very Open Prison

The home secretary is pleased that his plan to privatise prisons is going ahead. But when three inmates escape a privatised jail, a political nightmare unfolds.

First released: Thursday 16th March 2017

This particular product has been discontinued. However, you may still be able to find second-hand copies.