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The governor. Series 1

Author: Alan DossorLynda La PlanteJanet McTeerDerek MartinRon DonachieAll authors
Publisher: [Place of pulication not identified] : RLJ Entertainment, [2018]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After a disastrous riot at Barfield Prison, Helen Hewitt helps investigate an inmate's suspicious death. When the governor of Barfield is subsequently ousted, Helen takes the job, becoming the youngest woman in charge of an all-male prison. Determined to clean up the place, she causes resentment among both prisoners and officers with her new ideas and no-nonsense attitude. Despite the odds stacked against her, Helen  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Prison television programs
Television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Dossor; Lynda La Plante; Janet McTeer; Derek Martin; Ron Donachie; Sophie Okonedo; Acorn TV (Firm),; RLJ Entertainment,
OCLC Number: 1029199897
Language Note: Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Notes: Title from container.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program.
Full screen (4:3).
Cast: Janet McTeer, Derek Martin, Ron Donachie, Sophie Okonedo, Jeremy Sheffield, Craig Charles, Idris Elba, Pat Laffan, Terry O'neill, Dave Nicholls, Eamonn Walker, Charlotte Cornwell.
Target Audience: Rating: Not rated :; CHV rating: 18A.
Description: 3 videodiscs (357 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, full screen (4:3); Dolby digital stereo.
Other Titles: Governor (Television program).
Responsibility: Acorn TV ; director, Alan Dosser [and three others] ; written and produced by Lynda La Plante.

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After a disastrous riot at Barfield Prison, Helen Hewitt helps investigate an inmate's suspicious death. When the governor of Barfield is subsequently ousted, Helen takes the job, becoming the youngest woman in charge of an all-male prison. Determined to clean up the place, she causes resentment among both prisoners and officers with her new ideas and no-nonsense attitude. Despite the odds stacked against her, Helen works tirelessly to earn the respect she deserves.

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