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The Resource Mayor of Casterbridge, BBC Television ; producer, Jonathan Powell ; dramatised by Dennis Potter ; director, David Giles, (videorecording)

Mayor of Casterbridge, BBC Television ; producer, Jonathan Powell ; dramatised by Dennis Potter ; director, David Giles, (videorecording)

Label
Mayor of Casterbridge
Title
Mayor of Casterbridge
Statement of responsibility
BBC Television ; producer, Jonathan Powell ; dramatised by Dennis Potter ; director, David Giles
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On a drunken impulse, Henchard sells his wife and baby daughter at a country fair, an outrageous act for which he suffer an agonizing remorse. Years later, when he has become a respected and prosperous man, his wife and daughter seek him out in Casterbridge. He attempts to right the long-ago wrong and sets in motion a series of events that spell his destruction
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music composer, Carl Davis ; costume designer, Christine Rawlings ; designer, Peter Kindred
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Alan Bates, Anne Stallybrass, Janet Maw, Jack Galloway, Avis Bunnage, Richard Owens, Jeffrey Holland, Peter Bourke, Anna Massey
Runtime
360
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Mayor of Casterbridge, BBC Television ; producer, Jonathan Powell ; dramatised by Dennis Potter ; director, David Giles, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by the BBC beginning Jan. 22, 1978
  • Based on the novel by Thomas Hardy
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm52004971
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (6 hr.)
Isbn
9781569386118
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961611096
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-6110
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o52004971
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mayor of Casterbridge, BBC Television ; producer, Jonathan Powell ; dramatised by Dennis Potter ; director, David Giles, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by the BBC beginning Jan. 22, 1978
  • Based on the novel by Thomas Hardy
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm52004971
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (6 hr.)
Isbn
9781569386118
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961611096
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-6110
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o52004971
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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