The Resource Alfresco, written by Ben Elton ... [et al.]. ; directed by Stuart Orme ; produced by Sandy Ross and John G. Temple, (videorecording)

Alfresco, written by Ben Elton ... [et al.]. ; directed by Stuart Orme ; produced by Sandy Ross and John G. Temple, (videorecording)

Label
Alfresco
Title
Alfresco
Statement of responsibility
written by Ben Elton ... [et al.]. ; directed by Stuart Orme ; produced by Sandy Ross and John G. Temple
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Wickedly funny send-ups of pop culture, bureaucracy, and this very show. Combines the satirical bite of Saturday Night Live with the absurdist flair of Monty Python's Flying Circus. Contains 13 episodes with special features included
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
PG
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Hugh Laurie, Robbie Coltrane, Emma Thompson, Stephen Fry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Elton, Ben
  • Orme, Stuart
  • Ross, Sandy
  • Temple, John G
  • Laurie, Hugh
  • Coltrane, Robbie
  • Thompson, Emma
  • Fry, Stephen
  • Acorn Media (Firm)
Runtime
315
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English wit and humor
  • Television comedies
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Alfresco, written by Ben Elton ... [et al.]. ; directed by Stuart Orme ; produced by Sandy Ross and John G. Temple, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on British television in 1983
  • Special features: Three-episode pilot series; the story of the alternative comedy boom in 1980s Britain; cast biographies and filmographies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • Disc 1. Series 1
  • Disc 2. Series 2
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 315 min.) in 1 container
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961809899
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8098
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbg00086286
  • 618664
System details
DVD, full screen (4:3) presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alfresco, written by Ben Elton ... [et al.]. ; directed by Stuart Orme ; produced by Sandy Ross and John G. Temple, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on British television in 1983
  • Special features: Three-episode pilot series; the story of the alternative comedy boom in 1980s Britain; cast biographies and filmographies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • Disc 1. Series 1
  • Disc 2. Series 2
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 315 min.) in 1 container
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961809899
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8098
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbg00086286
  • 618664
System details
DVD, full screen (4:3) presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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