The Resource Wives and daughters, screenplay by Andrew Davies from the novel by Elizabeth Gaskell ; directed by Nicholas Renton ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; BBC/WGBH Boston co-production, (videorecording DVD)

Wives and daughters, screenplay by Andrew Davies from the novel by Elizabeth Gaskell ; directed by Nicholas Renton ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; BBC/WGBH Boston co-production, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Wives and daughters
Title
Wives and daughters
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Andrew Davies from the novel by Elizabeth Gaskell ; directed by Nicholas Renton ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; BBC/WGBH Boston co-production
Title variation
Elizabeth Gaskell's Wives and daughters
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Set in the 19th century English town of Hollingford, this tale is brimming with romance, gossip, secrets and intrigue. It follows the experiences of young Molly Gibson, who struggles to adjust to a new life when her father remarries and her stepmother and stepsister move in. When Molly befriends the local squire's family, she is also drawn into the tragedies and scandals that beset them
  • After five years as a widower, village doctor Mr Gibson has decided to remarry - something for which his daughter, Molly is unprepared. Soon Molly's world is overturned by the arrival of a stepmother and a beautiful stepsister, Cynthia. The two girls form a close relationship - one that will be put to the test when they become rivals in love
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ABN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Composer, John Keane ; editor, Kevin Lester ; photography, Fred Tammes
  • Produced by Sue Birtwistle. Directed by Nicholas Renton
Intended audience
  • Rated PG. Adult themes
  • Rated PG: Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers
Language note
  • English language track ; Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • English language track. Subtitles: English, Dutch
  • English language track ; English or Dutch optional subtitles
PerformerNote
  • Francesca Annis, Ian Carmichael, Deborah Findlay, Barbara Flynn, Michael Gambon, Iain Glen, Keeley Hawes, Tom Hollander, Anthony Howell, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Bill Paterson, Justine Waddell, Penelope Wilton
  • Francesca Annis, Ian Carmichael, Deborah Findlay, Barbara Flynn, Michael Gambon
Runtime
300
Series statement
Classic drama, the DVD collection :
Series volume
15 & 16
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Wives and daughters, screenplay by Andrew Davies from the novel by Elizabeth Gaskell ; directed by Nicholas Renton ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; BBC/WGBH Boston co-production, (videorecording DVD)
Label
Wives and daughters, screenplay by Andrew Davies from the novel by Elizabeth Gaskell ; directed by Nicholas Renton ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; BBC/WGBH Boston co-production, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on UK television 1999
  • Adapted from the novel by Elizabeth Gaskell
  • P326-15-AUS ; P326-16-AUS
  • Each DVD is accompanied by a matching colour magazine
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Accompanying material
2 volumes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 15 comprises episodes 1-2 ; Disc 16 comprises episodes 3-4
Control code
9371183
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
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Extent
2 videodiscs (300 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
B00402-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) SL1108482
  • (Nz)9371183
  • (OCoLC)174042548
System details
  • DVD ; All (0) regions ; Colour recording system: PAL
  • DVD ; Region 4 ; Aspect16:9 ; Dual layer ; PAL ; Dolby digital
  • DVD, Region 4. Colour recording system: PAL
Video recording format
DVD

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