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Written byBarbara Turner
Directed byJoseph Sargent
StarringMare Winningham
Jennifer Warren
Tony Bill
Roy Thinnes
Peter Horton
Theme music composerBilly Goldenberg
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
Executive producersLeonard Hill
Philip Mandelker
ProducerTerry Morse Jr.
CinematographyDonald M. Morgan
EditorBenjamin A. Weissman
Running time100 minutes
Production companyHill/Mandelker Films
Original release
ReleaseMay 18, 1981 (1981-05-18)

Freedom is a 1981 American made-for-television drama film directed by Joseph Sargent and starring Mare Winningham, Jennifer Warren, Tony Bill. It originally premiered May 18, 1981 on ABC.



The New York Times said, "Mare Winningham and Jennifer Warren are two very good reasons to watch Freedom tonight on ABC-TV, a family drama that is well directed, believable and often touching."[1]

Home Media

Multicom Entertainment Group released the film worldwide in 2017


  1. ^ Maslin, Janet (18 May 1981). "TV: 'FREEDOM,' DRAMA OF TWO WOMEN". The New York Times. Retrieved 14 January 2021.