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Title A discovery of witches [Series 1] [videorecording] / Sundance Now/Shudder original series ; produced by Radford Neville, Dominic Barlow ; Bad Wolf ; Sky/Vision.

Publication Info. [Silver Spring, Maryland] : Acorn, [2019]
[Silver Spring, Maryland?] : distributed exclusively by RLJ Entertainment, Inc.
©2018

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Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 355 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 004619 004411 004300 004348 004412 004413 004425 004555
Description two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, 16:9 widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound.
Language English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH)
Note Title from disc labels.
Cast Matthew Goode, Teresa Palmer, Edward Bluemel, Louise Brealey, Malin Buska, Aiysha Hart, Owen Teale, Alex Kingston, Valarie Pettiford, Gregg Chillin, Elarica Johnson, Greg McHugh, Trevor Eve, Daniel Ezra, Aisling Loftus, Tanya Moodie, Sorcha Cusack, Trystan Gravelle, Lindsay Duncan, Sophia Myles.
Credits Music, Rob Lane ; editors, Nick Arthurs (episodes 1-2 and 7), Philip Kloss (episodes 3-5), Nikki McChristie (episodes 6 and 8) ; directors of photography, Suzie Lavelle (episodes 1-2), Christophe Nuyens (episodes 3-5), Petra Korner (episodes 6-8) ; production designer, James North.
Note Original series, producer, and production company statements from program credits to episode 1.
Based on the "All souls trilogy" series by Deborah Harkness.
Event Originally broadcast on Sky One as a television series in 2018.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary "Brilliant historian Diana Bishop ... is a witch denying her heritage. But when she unexpectedly calls up an ancient, bewitched manuscript from Oxford's Bodleian Library, she finds herself thrown into the heart of a dangerous mystery--and into the path of enigmatic geneticist and vampire Matthew Clairmont ... . Matthew is driven to solve the looming threat of magical creatures' decline and believes that the lost manuscript could answer the mysteries of their existence. Their unlikely alliance to find the book before it falls into the wrong hands--and their deepening relationship--threatens to violate age-old taboos and shake the fragile peace that exists between the species."-- Container.
Contents Disc 1. Episode 1 / written by Kate Brooke ; directed by Juan Carlos Medina (46 min., 19 sec.) -- Episode 2 / written by Kate Brooke ; directed by Juan Carlos Medina (44 min., 11 sec.) -- Episode 3 / written by Kate Brooke ; directed by Alice Troughton (43 min.) -- Episode 4 / written by Kate Brooke, Tom Farrelly ; directed by Alice Troughton (43 min., 48 sec.).
Disc 2. Episode 5 / written by Charlene James ; directed by Alice Troughton (44 min., 12 sec.) -- Episode 6 / written by Charlene James ; directed by Sarah Walker (44 min., 13 sec.) -- Episode 7 / written by Sarah Dollard ; directed by Sarah Walker (44 min., 25 sec.) -- Episode 8 / written by Kate Brooke ; directed by Sarah Walker (45 min., 55 sec.).
Bonus features: About the characters (14 min., 21 sec.) -- Mythology (14 min., 1 sec.) -- TV magic (17 min., 24 sec.).
Subject Supernatural -- Drama.
Witches -- Drama.
Vampires -- Drama.
Historians -- Drama.
Magic -- Drama.
Manuscripts -- England -- Oxford -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Genre/Form Fantasy television programs.
Romance television programs.
Paranormal television programs.
Television series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Brooke, Kate, screenwriter.
Farrelly, Tom, screenwriter.
James, Charlene, screenwriter.
Dollard, Sarah, 1980- screenwriter.
Medina, Juan Carlos, 1977- television director.
Troughton, Alice, television director.
Walker, Sarah, 1977 October- television director.
Neville, Radford, television producer.
Barlow, Dominic, television producer.
Goode, Matthew, 1978- actor.
Palmer, Teresa, 1986- actor.
Bluemel, Edward, 1993- actor.
Brealey, Louise, actor.
Buska, Malin, 1984- actor.
Hart, Aiysha, actor.
Teale, Owen, 1961- actor.
Kingston, Alex, actor.
Pettiford, Valarie, actor.
McHugh, Greg, actor.
Eve, Trevor, 1951- actor.
Ezra, Daniel, actor.
Loftus, Aisling, 1990- actor.
Moodie, Tanya, actor.
Chillin, Gregg, 1988- actor.
Cusack, Sorcha, 1949- actor.
Johnson, Elarica, 1989- actor.
Gravelle, Trystan, 1981- actor.
Duncan, Lindsay, actor.
Myles, Sophia, 1980- actor.
Lavelle, Suzie, director of photography.
Korner, Petra, director of photography.
Arthurs, Nick, editor of moving image work.
Kloss, Philip, editor of moving image work.
McChristie, Nikki, editor of moving image work.
Nuyens, Christophe, director of photography.
Lane, Rob (Composer), composer (expression)
North, James (Production designer), production designer.
Television adaptation of (work): Harkness, Deborah E., 1965- All souls trilogy.
Bad Wolf (Firm), production company.
Sky Vision (Firm), production company.
Sundance Now (Firm)
Shudder Films.
Acorn Media (Firm), publisher.
RLJ Entertainment, film distributor.
Added Title Discovery of witches. Season 1
Discovery of witches. Season one
Discovery of witches. First season
Discovery of witches. 1st season
Discovery of witches (Television program)
Standard No. 054961278992
Music No. AMP-2789 Acorn

 
    
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