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The Resource The jewel in the crown, produced by Granada Television in association with WGBH Boston ; produced by Christopher Morahan ; directed by Christopher Morahan and Jim O'Brien ; adapted by Ken Taylor, (videorecording)

The jewel in the crown, produced by Granada Television in association with WGBH Boston ; produced by Christopher Morahan ; directed by Christopher Morahan and Jim O'Brien ; adapted by Ken Taylor, (videorecording)

Label
The jewel in the crown
Title
The jewel in the crown
Statement of responsibility
produced by Granada Television in association with WGBH Boston ; produced by Christopher Morahan ; directed by Christopher Morahan and Jim O'Brien ; adapted by Ken Taylor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Hailed by critics as one of the most thoughtful and important TV dramas ever, the sweeping fourteen-part remastered adaptation of Paul Scott's Raj Quartet is the story of the men and women of both ruling and ruled classes of WWII India, trying amidst the turmoil to come to terms with the drastic changes taking place around them, knowing that their lives will never be the same again
Member of
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
14A
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Peggy Ashcroft, Charles Dance, Saeed Jaffrey, Geraldine James, Rachel Kempson, Rosemary Leach, Art Malik, Zia Mohyeddin, Wendy Morgan, Judy Parfitt, Tim Pigott-Smith, Eric Porter, Susan Wooldridge
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1991
  • 1929-2015
  • 1950-
  • 1935-
  • 1958-
  • 1935-
  • 1928-1995
  • 1920-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ashcroft, Peggy
  • Dance, Charles
  • Jaffrey, Saeed
  • James, Geraldine
  • Kempson, Rachel
  • Leach, Rosemary
  • Malik, Art
  • Morgan, Wendy
  • Parfitt, Judy
  • Pigott-Smith, Tim
  • Porter, Eric
  • Scott, Paul
  • Wooldridge, Susan
  • ITV Studios
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WGBH Boston Video
Runtime
740
Series statement
Masterpiece theatre
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scott, Paul
  • Anglo-Indians
  • British
  • Culture conflict
  • False imprisonment
  • Television mini-series
  • India
  • India
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The jewel in the crown, produced by Granada Television in association with WGBH Boston ; produced by Christopher Morahan ; directed by Christopher Morahan and Jim O'Brien ; adapted by Ken Taylor, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on The Raj quartet by Paul Scott (The Jewel in the Crown; The Day of the Scorpion; The Towers of Silence ; A Division of the Spoils)
  • "Remastered Anniversay Edition" from cover
  • Special features: Commentary with Art Malik and Tim Pigott-Smith on episode 1̀; Commentary with Geraldine James and Charles Dance on episode 13 and 14; Director's commentary on episode
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1.
  • Crossing the river
  • Bibighar Gardens
  • Disc 2.
  • Questions of loyalty
  • Incidents at a wedding
  • Regimental silver
  • Disc 3.
  • Ordeal by fire
  • Daughters of the regiment
  • Day of the scorpion
  • Disc 4.
  • Towers of silence
  • Evening at the Maharanee's
  • Travelling companions
  • Disc 5.
  • Moghul room
  • Pandora's box
  • Division of the spoils
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (740 minutes)
Isbn
9781627891660
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887022958
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
JWCR600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00283816
  • 847778
System details
DVD; full screen (4x3) presentation; mono sound
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The jewel in the crown, produced by Granada Television in association with WGBH Boston ; produced by Christopher Morahan ; directed by Christopher Morahan and Jim O'Brien ; adapted by Ken Taylor, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on The Raj quartet by Paul Scott (The Jewel in the Crown; The Day of the Scorpion; The Towers of Silence ; A Division of the Spoils)
  • "Remastered Anniversay Edition" from cover
  • Special features: Commentary with Art Malik and Tim Pigott-Smith on episode 1̀; Commentary with Geraldine James and Charles Dance on episode 13 and 14; Director's commentary on episode
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1.
  • Crossing the river
  • Bibighar Gardens
  • Disc 2.
  • Questions of loyalty
  • Incidents at a wedding
  • Regimental silver
  • Disc 3.
  • Ordeal by fire
  • Daughters of the regiment
  • Day of the scorpion
  • Disc 4.
  • Towers of silence
  • Evening at the Maharanee's
  • Travelling companions
  • Disc 5.
  • Moghul room
  • Pandora's box
  • Division of the spoils
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (740 minutes)
Isbn
9781627891660
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887022958
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
JWCR600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00283816
  • 847778
System details
DVD; full screen (4x3) presentation; mono sound
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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