Jane (1982) +Jane in the Desert.(1984) featuring Glynis Barber


Jane (1982) +Jane in the Desert.(1984) featuring Glynis Barber

A television series was made by the BBC between 1982 and 1984, featuring Glynis Barber in the title role.

The first season was titled simply Jane, while the second was titled Jane in the Desert. The animated series was produced in 10 minute episodes.

Despite considerable publicity in the press at the time of its original screening, the show became somewhat obscure and has never had a commercial video or DVD release. (Sourced from tv airing in 1980.s)

NOTE: 'Jane in the Desert' (1984)starring Glynis Barber, has hard coded non English subtitles on it which cannot be removed (could be Dutch)

The cast providing the voices including the likes of Glynis Barber, Bob Danvers Walker, Max Wall, Dean Allen, Robin Bailey, and Clive Mantle.

Despite the early evening scheduling slot, the show was decidedly risqué with Jane continuously stripping down to her underwear, including stockings and suspenders. At the end of the second series' closing episode she appeared topless momentarily.

Format: PAL on DVD-R
Region Code: multi-region '0'(free).
Note: if your region is NTSC (USA etc) you may need a duel format dvd player capable of playing NTSC and PAL code discs.
Source: tv recording to video cassette, later transferred to dvd.
Quality: 8/10 (good video quality)
Runtime: Jane (1982) 42 minutes. Jane in the Desert (1984) 48 minutes. Total: 90 minutes.
Presentation: full size dvd case with case cover and inkjet printed disc. Disc has chapter breaks and Menu for ease of navigation.