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The Resource My Uncle Silas, a Yorkshire Television co-production with Excelsior and WGBH/Boston ; produced by Peter Norris ; screenplays by Alick Rowe, Robert Banks Stewart & Peter Tinniswood ; directed by Tom Clegg, (videorecording)

My Uncle Silas, a Yorkshire Television co-production with Excelsior and WGBH/Boston ; produced by Peter Norris ; screenplays by Alick Rowe, Robert Banks Stewart & Peter Tinniswood ; directed by Tom Clegg, (videorecording)

Label
My Uncle Silas
Title
My Uncle Silas
Statement of responsibility
a Yorkshire Television co-production with Excelsior and WGBH/Boston ; produced by Peter Norris ; screenplays by Alick Rowe, Robert Banks Stewart & Peter Tinniswood ; directed by Tom Clegg
Title variation
My Uncle Silas
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Told from the viewpoint of young Edward, who has recently come to live with his Uncle Silas in England's North Country. "Shandy Lil", Silas tried to pair off the titular Lil with the shy Pikey; "The race", Silas challenged arch-rival Goffy to a five-mile foot race; "A funny thing", Silas' efforts to match wits with his cousin Cosmo finds him posing for an amorous female sculptor; "Finger wet, finger dry", our hero is enmeshed in a compromising situation with the wife of the local police constable; "A happy man", it's Silas vs. old campaigner Walter at the annual flower show
Cataloging source
CO2
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Kevin Rowley ; art director, Nic Pallace ; editor, Phillip Klos ; music, Debbie Wiseman ; costume designer, Pam Downe ; production designer, Robert Hinds
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Albert Finney, Sue Johnston, Roger Booth, Craig Crosbie, Andrew Dunford, Lesley Dunlop, Emma Fielding, Joe Prospero
Runtime
150
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
My Uncle Silas, a Yorkshire Television co-production with Excelsior and WGBH/Boston ; produced by Peter Norris ; screenplays by Alick Rowe, Robert Banks Stewart & Peter Tinniswood ; directed by Tom Clegg, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a television mini-series in 2002
  • Based on stories by H.E. Bates
  • Special features: cast filmographies; H.E. Bates biography
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Shandy Lil
  • The race
  • A funny thing
  • Finger wet, finger dry
  • A happy man
  • The Christening
Control code
ocm51530120
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Letterbox ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Isbn
9781569385456
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961545995
Other physical details
sd., col., digital
Publisher number
AMP-5459
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o51530120
System details
DVD, Region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
My Uncle Silas, a Yorkshire Television co-production with Excelsior and WGBH/Boston ; produced by Peter Norris ; screenplays by Alick Rowe, Robert Banks Stewart & Peter Tinniswood ; directed by Tom Clegg, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a television mini-series in 2002
  • Based on stories by H.E. Bates
  • Special features: cast filmographies; H.E. Bates biography
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Shandy Lil
  • The race
  • A funny thing
  • Finger wet, finger dry
  • A happy man
  • The Christening
Control code
ocm51530120
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Letterbox ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Isbn
9781569385456
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961545995
Other physical details
sd., col., digital
Publisher number
AMP-5459
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o51530120
System details
DVD, Region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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