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Author: Jill ScottAnika Noni RoseTimothy BricknellAnthony MinghellaAlexander McCall SmithAll authors
Publisher: [New York, NY] : Home Box Office ; Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, distributor, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows Precious Ramotste, a recently bereaved woman, as she sets up the only woman-run Private Detective Agency in Botswana and her attempts to get it off the ground. She gets help from Grace Makutsi, her new secretary, and Mr. JLB Matekoni, the owner and super mechanic of the wonderful Speedy Motors. Mma Ramotste takes on cases, meets many new people who need her help - from a woman who thinks the man who has  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Detective and mystery television programs
Television adaptations
Television series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Teatro
Named Person: Alexander McCall Smith; Alexander McCall Smith
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jill Scott; Anika Noni Rose; Timothy Bricknell; Anthony Minghella; Alexander McCall Smith; Weinstein Company.; Home Box Office (Firm); British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Mirage Enterprises.; Cinechicks (Firm); Film Afrika Worldwide (Firm); Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419883380 9781419883385 9786313041435 : DVD 6313041437 : DVD
OCLC Number: 402678022
Language Note: In English or Spanish with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Title from container.
Based on the novels by Alexander McCall Smith.
Contains the pilot and all 6 episodes from the first season.
Special features include series index, Anthony Minghella's no. 1 film ; Botswana, the gem of Africa, the making of No. 1 ladies detective agency, the beat of Botswana.
Credits: Directors, Anthony Minghella, Charles Sturridge, Tim Fywell ; series producer, Tim Bricknell.
Cast: Jill Scott, Anika Noni Rose, Lucian Msamati, Desmond Dube.
Event notes: Originally broadcast on BBC1 in 2009.
Target Audience: TV-MA.
Description: 3 videodiscs (480 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, widescreen (letterbox); Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Contents: Disc 1. Pilot ; The big bonanza --
disc 2. Poison ; The boy with an African heart ; Problems in moral philosophy --
disc 3. Beauty and integrity ; A real Botswana diamond.
Other Titles: No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Television program).
Number One Ladies' Detective Agency
Responsibility: the Weinstein Company ; Home Box Office ; BBC ; Mirage Enterprises ; Cinechicks ; Film Afrika Worldwide ; series producer, Tim Bricknell.

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Follows Precious Ramotste, a recently bereaved woman, as she sets up the only woman-run Private Detective Agency in Botswana and her attempts to get it off the ground. She gets help from Grace Makutsi, her new secretary, and Mr. JLB Matekoni, the owner and super mechanic of the wonderful Speedy Motors. Mma Ramotste takes on cases, meets many new people who need her help - from a woman who thinks the man who has turned up at her door is not her father, to another lady who has a boyfriend who may or may not be faithful to her.

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