Six part BBC children's telefantasy, based on the novel by Peter Dickinson.
David Price seems to be just an average teenager. But when his feckless father leaves him and his sister Penny in the care of their grandparents in the Welsh countryside, it is the beginning of a frightening chain of events - linked with a secret family curse. For Davy discovers he has 'the gift' - an ability to see visions of the past, glimpses of the future and secret desires inside people around him.
His grandmother warns him that all his ancestors who tried to use the knowledge this power gave them, were destroyed by it. But when Davy discovers that his father has become embroiled with a ruthless gang of criminals and may be killed, he must take action, not realising that he is endangering everyone he cares for.
Six 25 minute episodes:
1. The Warning
3. Black Hat and Monkey
4. Man of Fire
6. Full Circle