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The long song

Author: Sarah WilliamsMahalia BeloRoopesh ParekhTamara LawranceHayley AtwellAll authors
Publisher: [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution [2021] ©2021
Series: Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
"The following drama contain scenes which may not be suitable for all audiences. Viewer discretion is advised."--Container

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Genre/Form: Historical television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Fiction television programs
Television adaptations
Television mini-series
Television programs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Williams; Mahalia Belo; Roopesh Parekh; Tamara Lawrance; Hayley Atwell; Jack Lowden; Leo Bill; Doña Croll; Lenny Henry; Arinze Kene; Chloë Thomson, (Cinematographer); Richard Graham, (Film and television editor); Jonathan Rhys Hill; Andrea Levy; Heyday Television,; British Broadcasting Corporation,; NBCUniversal International Studios,; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.),; PBS Distribution (Firm),
ISBN: 9781531712860 153171286X
OCLC Number: 1226441543
Language Note: In English.
Notes: "SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--Container
"NBCUniversal International Studios"--Disc label
Based on the novel "The long song" by Andrea Levy.
"© Heyday Television Limited 2018. ... Additional program material © 2021 WGBH Educational Foundation. ... Additional disc material and packaging © 2021 PBS Distribution."--Disc label
Wide screen.
Credits: Music, Jonathan Rhys Hill ; editor, Richard Graham ; director of photography, Chloë Thomson.
Cast: Tamara Lawrance, Hayley Atwell, Jack Lowden, Leo Bill, Doña Croll, Lenny Henry, Arinzé Kene.
Event notes: Originally broadcast on BBC One as a television miniseries in 2018; later broadcast on PBS television in 2021 as episodes of the series "Masterpiece."
Target Audience: TV rating: TV-14.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 170 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, Region 1; 16x9 widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround sound.
Series Title: Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
Other Titles: Long song (Television program)
Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
Responsibility: executive producers, David Heyman, Rosie Alison ; executive producers, Andrea Levy, Sarah Williams, Tom Coan ; produced by Roopesh Parekh ; written by Sarah Williams ; directed by Mahalia Belo ; a Heyday Television production for BBC.


"The following drama contain scenes which may not be suitable for all audiences. Viewer discretion is advised."--Container

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