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Title The handmaid's tale. Season one [videorecording] / MGM presents an MGM and Hulu production ; MGM Television Entertainment Inc. and Relentless Productions, LLC ; Daniel Wilson Productions, Inc. ; the Littlefield Company ; White Oak Pictures ; MGM Television ; Hulu Originals ; created for television by Bruce Miller ; producer, Joseph Boccia, Elisabeth Moss ; consulting producer, Margaret Atwood.

Publication Info. Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2018]
©2017

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Description 3 videodiscs (approximately 525 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
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Description digital rdatr
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Dolby Digital 5.1
widescreen (1.78:1)
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System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English dialogue, optional Spanish or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Cast Elisabeth Moss, Yvonne Strahovski, Joseph Fiennes, Alexis Bledel, Madeline Brewer, Ann Dowd, O.T. Fagbenle, Max Minghella, Samira Wiley.
Credits Music by Adam Taylor ; cinematography by Colin Watkinson ; costume design by Ane Crabtree.
Note Based on the novel by Margaret Atwood.
Originally made available for online streaming by Hulu in 2017.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary "The Handmaid's Tale is the story of life in the dystopia of Gilead, a totalitarian society in what was formerly the United States. Facing environmental disasters and a plunging birthrate, Gilead is ruled by a twisted fundamentalism in its militarized "return to traditional values." As one of the few remaining fertile women, Offred ... is a Handmaid in the Commander's household, belonging to the caste of women forced into sexual servitude as a last desperate attempt to repopulate the world. In this terrifying society, Offred must navigate between Commanders, their cruel wives, domestic Marthas, and her fellow Handmaids - where anyone could be a spy for Gilead - with one goal: to survive and find the daughter who was taken from her"--Container.
Contents Disc 1: Offred / director, Reed Morano, writer, Bruce Miller ; Birth day / director, Reed Morano, writer, Bruce Miller ; Late / director, Reed Morano, writer, Bruce Miller ; Nolite te bastardes carborundorum / director, Mike Barker, writer, Leila Gerstein -- Disc 2: Faithful / director, Mike Barker, writer, Dorothy Fortenberry ; A woman's place / director, Floria Sigismondi, writer, Wendy Straker Hauser ; The other side / director, Floria Sigismondi, writer, Lynn Renee Maxcy ; Jezebels / director, Kate Dennis, writer, Kira Snyder -- Disc 3: The bridge / director, Kate Dennis, writer, Eric Tuchman ; Night / director, Kari Skogland, writer, Bruce Miller.
Note Special features: Script to screen: the salvaging ; Hope in Gilead.
Awards Emmy Awards, 2017: Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series (Moss), Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series (Dowd)
2018 Golden Globe Award for best television series, drama
Subject Theocracy -- Drama.
Totalitarianism -- Drama.
Misogyny -- Drama.
Pregnancy -- Social aspects -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Infertility -- Drama.
Genre/Form Television adaptations.
Dystopian television programs.
Television series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Miller, Bruce (Television producer and writer), creator, screenwriter.
Boccia, Joseph, television producer.
Moss, Elisabeth, 1983- television producer, actor.
Atwood, Margaret, 1939- television producer.
Morano, Reed, 1977- television director.
Barker, Mike, 1966- television director.
Sigismondi, Floria, 1965- television director.
Dennis, Kate, television director.
Skogland, Kari, television director.
Gerstein, Leila, screenwriter.
Fortenberry, Dorothy, screenwriter.
Straker, Wendy, screenwriter.
Maxcy, Lynn Renee, screenwriter.
Snyder, Kira, screenwriter.
Tuchman, Eric, screenwriter.
Strahovski, Yvonne, 1982- actor.
Fiennes, Joseph, 1970- actor.
Bledel, Alexis, 1981- actor.
Brewer, Madeline, 1992- actor.
Dowd, Ann, actor.
Fagbenle, O-T, 1980- actor.
Minghella, Max, 1985- actor.
Wiley, Samira, actor.
Taylor, Adam (Composer), composer (expression)
Watkinson, Colin, director of photography.
Crabtree, Ane, costume designer.
Television adaptation of (work): Atwood, Margaret, 1939- Handmaid's tale
Relentless Productions, LLC (Firm), production company.
Daniel Wilson Productions, production company.
Littlefield Company, production company.
White Oak Pictures, production company.
MGM-TV, production company.
Hulu (Firm), production company, broadcaster.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc, publisher.
Added Title Handmaid's tale. Season 1
Handmaid's tale. First season
Handmaid's tale. 1st season
Handmaid's tale (Television program).
ISBN 9786317122536
6317122539
Standard No. 883904360995
883904361008
00883904360995 gtin-14
Music No. M136099 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

 
    
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