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Title Spying on the royals [videorecording] / [episode 1] written, produced & directed by Paul Elston ; [episode 2] director, Chris Durlacher ; Brave New Media for Channel 4 Television.

Publication Info. [Arlington, Va.] : PBS Distribution, [2018]
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    929.72 SPY    DUE 08-03-20
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video rda
Documentary television programs. lcgft
System Details DVD; region 1; NTSC; 16:9 widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Performer Interviewees, Richard J. Aldrich, Rory Cormac, Anne Sebba, Piers Brendon, John Julius Norwich, Lord Wigram, Philip Ziegler, Neill Lochery ; narrator, Samuel West.
Credits Photography, Chris Vile, Piers Leigh, Michael Timmey, Alex Stikich, Pedro Uviedo ; music, Sandy Nuttgens ; editors, Chris Roots, Claire Guillon.
Event Originally broadcast on the PBS Network in 2017.
Note Wide screen.
Summary Declassified documents bring to light the secret story of the stunning events of 1936, detailing the most controversial espionage operation in British history, targeting King Edward VIII and his feisty American lover Wallis Simpson, both considered major security threats. Edward and Wallis were bugged, wire-tapped, and followed, on the orders of both the British king and the American president.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
Contents Episode one -- Episode two.
Subject Windsor, Wallis Warfield, Duchess of, 1896-1986.
Windsor, Edward, Duke of, 1894-1972 -- Marriage.
Espionage, British -- History -- 20th century.
Espionage, American -- History -- 20th century.
Great Britain. MI5 -- History -- 20th century.
Nobility -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 1918-1945.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Elston, Paul, television director, screenwriter, television producer.
Durlacher, Chris, television director.
Aldrich, Richard J. (Richard James), 1961- interviewee (expression)
Cormac, Rory, interviewee (expression)
Sebba, Anne, interviewee (expression)
Brendon, Piers, interviewee (expression)
West, Samuel, 1966- narrator.
Brave New Media (Firm), production company.
Channel Four (Great Britain), production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), broadcaster.
PBS Distribution (Firm), publisher.
ISBN 9781531704742
Standard No. 841887036474
00841887036474 gtin-14
Music No. SPYR601 PBS Distribution

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