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Yorkshire Television

Overview
Works: 1,127 works in 1,621 publications in 1 language and 19,275 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television programs  Biography  Television comedies  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery television programs  Documentary television programs  Television mini-series  Film adaptations 
Roles: Producer, Composer, Film editor, Director
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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Most widely held works by Yorkshire Television
The Brontës of Haworth by Christopher Fry ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Siblings Charlotte, Branwell, Emily, and Anne Bronte experienced soaring artistic achievements and personal tragedies. Follow England's most accomplished literary family from their sheltered childhoods to their complex lives as adults
The old man and the sea by Ernest Hemingway ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Santiago is an old Cuban fisherman long regarded as the best in the business. Business has been slow lately, and Santiago has gone without a catch for 84 days. His young friend Manolo looks after him, helping him when he comes in from his day on the water. The other fishermen feel Santiago's got the worst luck there is--they are afraid it is catching. The next morning Santiago sets out alone in his little skiff, but doesn't come in at sundown. Santiago has hooked the biggest marlin he's ever seen, and it takes all his strength and considerable willpower to pull it in. After such a titanic struggle, will Santiago have enough left in him to fend off the sharks and scavengers when they come looking for lunch?
Flambards ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christina is sent to live with her domineering, crippled Uncle Russell and her cousins Mark and William at 'Flambards', a rambling, decaying mansion in England in the early 1900's
Touch of frost by R. D Wingfield ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An old-fashioned, gritty detective show based in England. This brash policeman follows his moral compass, shows compassion for the common man and always solves the case. Starring David Jason, who is regarded as the most popular actor on British TV
A touch of frost by R. D Wingfield ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of Britain's most successful detective series starring award-winning actor David Jason as Detective Inspector Jack Frost, a policeman with a knack for attracting trouble
The darling buds of May by H. E Bates ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's the 1950's and Sidney "Pop" Larkin has managed to avoid paying taxes for practically his entire working life. He embarks on a number of ill-fated entrepreneurial ventures and his daughter causes more than one head to turn with her flirtatious ways. But the flamboyant Larkins are thoroughly devoted to each other in good times and bad
Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Henrik Ibsen's play, Hedda Gabler, the story of a woman's tormented search for self-fulfillment in a world dominated by men
A touch of Frost by R. D Wingfield ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
David Jason is Detective Inspector Jack Frost, a policeman with a knack for attracting trouble. Set in the dreary town of Denton, Frost approaches each case with his characteristic dry wit and sense of moral justice
A touch of frost by R. D Wingfield ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Private lives: A woman is discovered in critical condition in a quiet village on the outskirts of Denton, the apparent victim of a hit-and-run incident. Frost's investigation exposes the secret life of a rural England corner
A touch of Frost ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Award-winning British actor, David Jason, is Jack Frost, a no-nonsense detective whose unorthodox methods fuel the tension between him and his superiors. Includes: Appendix Man, One Man's Meat, Private Lives, and Keys to the Car
A touch of Frost by R. D Wingfield ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Award-winning British actor David Jason is Jack Frost, a no-nonsense detective whose unorthodox methods fuel the tension between him and his superiors. Includes: Penny for the Guy; House Calls; True Confessions; and No Other Love
A touch of Frost by R. D Wingfield ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the dreary town of Denton, Frost approaches each case with his characteristic dry wit and a sense of moral justice. Contains Seasons 11 and 12
A touch of Frost by David Jason ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Jack Frost is called to investigate when a couple return from holiday to find the body of a complete stranger in their bed. He also becomes involved in a murder inquiry and uncovers a crime ring involved in the importing of endangered species and illegal animal goods
Dickens of London ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While on tour in America, Charles Dickens recalls the moments that shaped his life. From his penniless childhood in Chatham and London during the 1820s to the unprecedented success he later enjoyed on both sides of the Atlantic, he traces his extraordinary experiences which influenced many of his greatest works
My Uncle Silas ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama set in pre-World War I England. Ten year old Edward (Prospero) goes to the countryside to spend the summer with his lovable Uncle Silas (Finney), who is described by his adult relatives as "a drunkard, sinner, non-conformist lecher."
China rising ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the history of China with archival footage and interviews. Part 1 traces history from the 1920s onwards. Part 2 looks at the conflict between the Communist Party and the Nationalist Party, and the founding of the People's Republic of China. Part 3 describes the Cultural Revolution and modern China under the open-door policy
The Beiderbecke affair ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It never occurs to Trevor that dishy blondes don't usually sell jazz records door-to-door. He orders a set of Bix Beiderbecke LPs but receives the wrong items. While trying to locate the missing music, he and his girlfriend, Jill, stumble upon black market goods in a church basement, secret meetings in a parking lot. They find corruption at the highest levels. Helping them out are a couple of friends, an overzealous police officer, an elderly snoop, and a town planner with a drawer full of incriminating files
The attic the hiding of Anne Frank by Miep Gies ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the World War II Nazi occupation of the Netherlands, Miep Gies risks everything she has to hide two Jewish families in the attic over the office where she works. She was their lifeline - provider of food and gentle encouragement - and it was through her courageous actions that Anne's diary was preserved and lives on today
Ghosts by Henrik Ibsen ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For years, Mrs. Alving has, for appearance's sake, endured a loveless marriage to a dissolute and drunken man. She even sent her only son away from home so that he would not be corrupted by his father. But despite (or, ironically, perhaps because of) her efforts, the ghosts of the past are resurrected as her son reappears, the obvious heir to his father's sins and excesses
Penn & Teller's magic and mystery tour ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Penn and Teller tour China, Egypt, and India witnessing astounding feats of magic, and searching for the history and origins of magic and the profession of magician
 
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