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Title Birdsong [videorecording] / a WTTV Working Title Television/Masterpiece co-production with NBC Universal for the BBC ; producer, Lynn Horsford ; screenplay by Abi Morgan ; director, Philip Martin.

Imprint [United States] : PBS, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  791.4372 B532 2012    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (165 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, widescreen presentation; 5.1 Surround, NTSC.
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note Title from container.
Performer Eddie Redmayne, Clemence Poesy, Joseph Mawle, Anthony Andrews, Marie-Josee Croze, Laurent Lafitte, Richard Madden.
Note Based on the novel "Birdsong" by Sebastian Faulks.
Originally broadcast on the PBS network as single episodes of a television series in 2011.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
Summary Birdsong is the story of Stephen Wraysford, a young Englishman who arrives in Amiens in Northern France to stay with the Azaire family and falls desperately in love with Isabelle Azaire. They begin an illicit and all-consuming affair, but the relationship falters. Years later, Stephen finds himself serving on the Western Front in the very area where he experienced his great love. He must learn to endure the ravages of war and make peace with his feelings for Isabelle.
Note Special features: The love story; behind the scenes; the war story.
Subject Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
World War, 1914-1918 -- France -- Drama.
War -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre/Form Television series.
War television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Redmayne, Eddie, 1982-
Poesy, Clemence, 1982-
Mawle, Joseph, 1974-
Andrews, Anthony, 1948-
Croze, Marie-Josee, 1970-
Goode, Matthew, 1978-
Lafitte, Laurent, 1973-
Madden, Richard, 1986-
Working Title Television.
NBC Universal Television.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Added Title Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
ISBN 9781608836611
Standard No. 841887016643
Music No. MST64211 PBS

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