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Title Aristocrats [videorecording] / an Irish Screen Production for BBC and WGBH Boston ; produced by Christopher Hall and David Snodin ; written by Harriet O'Carroll ; directed by David Caffrey.

Imprint Silver Springs, MD : Acorn Media, 2006.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    ARI  v.1    DUE 06-01-20 Billed
Edition Widescreen.
Description 3 videodiscs (ca. 293 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the biography by Stella Tillyard.
Special features: 30 minute featurette "The making of Aristocrats"; Stella Tillyard bio; cast filmographies.
Cast Serena Gordon, Alun Armstrong, Geraldine Somerville, Ben Daniels, Julian Fellowes, Diane Fletcher, Anne-Marie-Duff , Tom Mullion, Jodhi May, Andrew Havill, George Anton, John Light, Clive Swift, Sian Phillips, Richard Dempsey.
Event Originally broadcast on Masterpiece theatre in 1999.
Summary Paints an intimate portrait of the 18th-century upper-class life in England and Ireland through the eyes of four beautiful high-born sisters. Well-educated, strong-minded, and distinctly individual, they take charge of their own lives, tempting scandal with their unconventional ideas about love, marriage, education, and fidelity.
System Details DVD, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Holland, Georgiana Caroline Fox, Baroness, d. 1774 -- Family -- Drama.
Lennox, Sarah, Lady, 1745-1826 -- Family -- Drama.
Lennox family -- Drama.
Aristocracy (Social class) -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century -- Drama.
Aristocracy (Social class) -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Drama.
Sisters -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Drama.
Women -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Drama.
Women -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 18th century -- Drama.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Drama.
Genre/Form Television mini-series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Caffrey, David.
O'Carroll, Harriet.
Gordon, Serena.
Somerville, Geraldine.
Duff, Anne-Marie.
May, Jodhi, 1975-
Phillips, Siân, 1934-
Armstrong, Alun.
Daniels, Ben, 1964-
Fellowes, Julian.
Fletcher, Diane.
Tillyard, S. K. Aristocrats.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Acorn Media (Firm)
Added Title Making of Aristocrats.
ISBN 1569388431
9781569388433
Standard No. 054961843190
Music No. AMP-8431 Acorn Media

 
    
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