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Call the midwife. Season one [videorecording] / a Neal Street production for BBC ; written by Heidi Thomas ; directed by Philippa Lowthorpe, Jamie Payne.

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Creston Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Creston Public Library DVD FIC CAL (Text) 35140000988926 Fiction Videos Volume hold Checked out 2019-09-05

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781622243112
  • Physical Description: 2 video discs (360 min.) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inch disc.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, p2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the book by Jennifer Worth.
DVD extras: Wimples, babies and bicycles; cast members discuss giving birth to "Call the Midwife".
Title from container.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Participant or Performer Note:
Vanessa Redgrave, Pam Ferris, Jessica Raine, Helen George, Jenny Agutter, Judy Parfitt, Miranda Hart.
Summary, etc.:
"A moving, intimate, funny, and true-to-life look at the colorful stories of midwifery and families in East London in the '50s. Based on the bestselling memoirs of the late Jennifer Worth. When Jenny Lee first arrives in Poplar, she knows nothing about hardship, poverty, and life itself. But Jenny is brought up to speed fast once she joins a team of midwives who provide care to the poorest of women." -- Provided by the Publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region 1; full screen (16:9 enhanced); stereo.
Language Note:
In English, with English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: DVDs.
Feature films.
Midwives > England > London > Drama.
Pregnant women > England > London > Drama.
Poplar (London, England) > Drama.
Genre: DVDs.
Fiction television programs.
Historical television programs.
Television series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Topic Heading: DVD-videodiscs.

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