Call the midwife: Season one
Contributor(s): Worth, Jennifer | Redgrave, Vanessa [actor.] | Ferris, Pam [actor.] | Raine, Jessica [actor.] | George, Helen [actor.] | Agutter, Jenny [actor.] | Parfitt, Judy [actor.] | Hart, Miranda [actor.] | Hannah, Bryony | Main, Laura | Parisi, Cliff | Thomas, Heidi [screenwriter.] | Lowthorpe, Philippa [director.] | Payne, Jamie [director.] | Worth, Jennifer. Call the midwife | Neal Street Productions | British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.Material type: Visual materialSeries: Call the Midwife 1.Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, Copyright date: �2012Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscISBN: 9781622243112; 1622243110.Uniform titles: Call the midwife (Television program). Season 1. | Call the midwife (Television program) Subject(s): Midwives -- England -- London -- Drama | Pregnant women -- Drama | Poplar (London, England) -- DramaGenre/Form: Historical television programs | Fiction television programs | Video recordings for the hearing impaired | Television seriesDDC classification: 791.45/75
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Based on the book by Jennifer Worth ; series created by Heidi Thomas.
Originally broadcast on television as individual episodes.
Special features: Behind-the-scenes featurette.
Disc 1. Eps. 1-3 -- Disc 2. Eps. 4-6. Neal Street Productions for BBC ; written by Heidi Thomas ; directed by Philippa Lowthorpe, Jamie Payne.
Composer, Peter Salem ; costume designer, Amy Roberts ; production designer, Eve Stewart.
Vanessa Redgrave, Pam Ferris, Jessica Raine, Helen George, Jenny Agutter, Judy Parfitt, Miranda Hart, Bryony Hannah, Laura Main, Cliff Parisi ; guest stars include Ben Caplan, Cheryl Campbell.
A moving, intimate, funny, and true-to-life look at the colorful stories of midwifery and families in East London in the '50s. 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.
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby digital stereo.