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The Resource Small island, a Ruby Television production in association with AL Films for BBC, co-produced with WGBH Boston ; screenplay by Paula Milne and Sarah Williams ; produced by Joanna Anderson, Vicky Licorish, and Grainne Marmion ; directed by John Alexander, (videorecording)

Small island, a Ruby Television production in association with AL Films for BBC, co-produced with WGBH Boston ; screenplay by Paula Milne and Sarah Williams ; produced by Joanna Anderson, Vicky Licorish, and Grainne Marmion ; directed by John Alexander, (videorecording)

Label
Small island
Title
Small island
Statement of responsibility
a Ruby Television production in association with AL Films for BBC, co-produced with WGBH Boston ; screenplay by Paula Milne and Sarah Williams ; produced by Joanna Anderson, Vicky Licorish, and Grainne Marmion ; directed by John Alexander
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Explores the lives of two couples, one Jamaican and the other English, whose worlds intertwine in post-World War II Britain, at a turning point in the long relationship between the two countries. It is a story of tender emotion and sparkling wit, of crossings taken and passages lost, of shattering compassion and of reckless optimism in the face of insurmountable barriers
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.S53 2010
PerformerNote
Naomie Harris, David Oyelowo, Ruth Wilson, Benedict Cumberbatch
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1976-
  • 1982-
  • 1977-
  • 1956-2019
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harris, Naomie
  • Oyelowo, David
  • Wilson, Ruth
  • Cumberbatch, Benedict
  • Milne, Paula
  • Williams, Sarah
  • Anderson, Joanna
  • Licorish, Vicky
  • Marmion, Grainne
  • Alexander, John
  • Levy, Andrea
  • Ruby Television (Firm)
  • AL Films (Firm)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
180
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants
  • Jamaicans
  • Racism
  • London (England)
  • Great Britain
Technique
live action
Label
Small island, a Ruby Television production in association with AL Films for BBC, co-produced with WGBH Boston ; screenplay by Paula Milne and Sarah Williams ; produced by Joanna Anderson, Vicky Licorish, and Grainne Marmion ; directed by John Alexander, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a television movie broadcast as an episode of Masterpiece classic in 2009
  • Based on the novel by Andrea Levy
  • Title from container
Bar code
  • 31223120236162
  • 31223120236113
  • 31223120236139
  • 31223120236188
  • 31223120236147
  • 31223094239614
  • 31223120236121
  • 31223120236105
  • 31223120236097
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 3 hr.)
Isbn
9781608832330
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887012362
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
MST64010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)630759996
System details
DVD; widescreen; NTSC; stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Small island, a Ruby Television production in association with AL Films for BBC, co-produced with WGBH Boston ; screenplay by Paula Milne and Sarah Williams ; produced by Joanna Anderson, Vicky Licorish, and Grainne Marmion ; directed by John Alexander, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a television movie broadcast as an episode of Masterpiece classic in 2009
  • Based on the novel by Andrea Levy
  • Title from container
Bar code
  • 31223120236162
  • 31223120236113
  • 31223120236139
  • 31223120236188
  • 31223120236147
  • 31223094239614
  • 31223120236121
  • 31223120236105
  • 31223120236097
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 3 hr.)
Isbn
9781608832330
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887012362
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
MST64010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)630759996
System details
DVD; widescreen; NTSC; stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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