Set in the 1890s, this story tells of the lesbian love affair between Nan Astley and Kitty Butler, a male impersonator and music hall star. Based on the novel by Sarah Waters.
England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Silver Spring, MD :Distributed by Acorn Media,2004
|Edition||Complete UK broadcast ed. ; Widescreen version.|
Davies, Andrew, 1936-
Hawes, Keeley, 1976-
May, Jodhi, 1975-
Waters, Sarah, 1966-
British Broadcasting Corporation.
Acorn Media (Firm)
Keeley Hawes, Rachael Stirling, Anna Chancellor, Jodhi May, Hugh Bonneville, John Bowe.
Cinematographer, Cinders Forshaw ; art director, Leigh Walker ; editor, Kristina Hetherington ; music, Terry Davies, Adrian Johnston ; costume designer, Susannah Buxton ; production designer, Malcolm Thornton.
Originally broadcast by BBC2 in 3 parts, Oct. 2002.
Based on the novel by Sarah Waters.
Special features: interview with Sarah Waters and Andrew Davies; photo gallery; cast filmographies.
1 videodisc (178 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.