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Call the midwife. Season one

Author: Heidi ThomasHugh Warren, (Producer)Pippa HarrisPhilippa LowthorpeJamie PayneAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2012. ©2012
Series: BBC; [PBS]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A moving, intimate, funny, and true-to-life look at the colorful stories of midwifery and families in East London in the '50s. Based on the bestselling memoirs of the late Jennifer Worth. When Jenny Lee first arrives in Poplar, she knows nothing about hardship, poverty, and life itself. But Jenny is brought up to speed fast once she joins a team of midwives who provide care to the poorest women.
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Genre/Form: Biographical television programs
Television adaptations
Medical television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Historical television programs
Television series
Fiction television programs
Drama
Biographical films
DVDs
Popular Works
Named Person: Jennifer Worth
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Heidi Thomas; Hugh Warren, (Producer); Pippa Harris; Philippa Lowthorpe; Jamie Payne; Vanessa Redgrave; Pam Ferris; Jessica Raine; Helen George; Jenny Agutter; Judy Parfitt; Miranda Hart; Peter Salem, (Composer); Chris Seager; Dave Thrasher; Jennifer Worth; Neal Street Productions,; British Broadcasting Corporation,; CTM Productions, Ltd. (Firm),
ISBN: 9781622243112 1622243110
OCLC Number: 811068496
Language Note: In English, with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Notes: Wide screen (16:9 enhanced).
Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program 2012.
Based on the memoirs by Jennifer Worth.
Title from container.
DVD extras: Wimples, Babies and Bicycles ; cast members discuss giving birth to 'Call the Midwife".
Credits: Music by Peter Salem ; director of photography, Chris Seager ; editing by Dave Thrasher.
Cast: Pam Ferris, Jessica Raine, Helen George, Jenny Agutter, Judy Parfitt, Miranda Hart; narrator, Vanessa Redgrave.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 2 videodiscs (360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC; region 1; stereo; Dolby digital.
Contents: Disc 1. Episodes 1-3 --
disc 2. Episodes 4-6 and bonus materials.
Series Title: BBC; [PBS]
Other Titles: Call the midwife (Television program).
Responsibility: Neal Street Productions for BBC ; executive producers, Pippa Harris, Heidi Thomas ; series created and written by Heidi Thomas ; produced by Hugh Warren ; directors Philippa Lowthorpe, Jamie Payne.
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A moving, intimate, funny, and true-to-life look at the colorful stories of midwifery and families in East London in the '50s. Based on the bestselling memoirs of the late Jennifer Worth. When Jenny Lee first arrives in Poplar, she knows nothing about hardship, poverty, and life itself. But Jenny is brought up to speed fast once she joins a team of midwives who provide care to the poorest women.

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