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The flame trees of Thika

Author: Roy BakerHayley MillsDavid RobbHolly AirdNicholas JonesAll authors
Publisher: Burlington, VT : A & E Home Video ; New York, NY : New Video, [2005]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young girl and her parents journey to the unspoiled wilderness of East Africa in 1913 where they struggle to transform a rugged plot of land into a farm.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Nonfiction films
Television mini-series
DVDs (Digital video discs)
Family
Biographical
Adaptation
Named Person: Elspeth Huxley; Elspeth Huxley
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Roy Baker; Hayley Mills; David Robb; Holly Aird; Nicholas Jones; Sharon Maughan; Ben Cross; John Nettleton; John Hawkesworth; Christopher Neame; Verity Lambert; Elspeth Huxley; Arts and Entertainment Network.; Thames Television, ltd.; FremantleMedia.; Euston Films Limited.; New Video Group.
ISBN: 076707890X 9780767078900 0767078918 9780767078917 0767078926 9780767078924
OCLC Number: 57546447
Notes: Title from container.
Originally broadcast on television in 1981.
Based on the memoir by Elspeth Huxley.
Special features: Elspeth Huxley biography and bibliography; cast biographies.
Credits: Directed by Roy Ward Baker ; dramatized by John Hawkesworth ; producers, John Hawkesworth, Christopher Neame ; executive producer, Verity Lambert.
Cast: Hayley Mills, David Robb, Holly Aird, Nicholas Jones, Sharon Maughan, Ben Cross, Mick Chege, John Nettleton, Steve Mwenesi.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 2 videodiscs (353 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital stereo.
Contents: disc 1. The promised land, Hyenas will eat anything ; Happy new year ; Friends in night places --
disc 2. Real sportsman ; Safari ; The drums of war.
Other Titles: Flame trees of Thika (Television mini-series : 1981)
Responsibility: A & E Television Networks ; Thames ; Fremantle Media ; in association with Consolidated Productions, Ltd. ; Euston Films ; directed by Roy Ward Baker.

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A young girl and her parents journey to the unspoiled wilderness of East Africa in 1913 where they struggle to transform a rugged plot of land into a farm.

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