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The secret policeman's ball!

Format: DVD 2013
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video IN TRANSIT
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
In celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of Amnesty International, The secret policeman's ball, an iconic British comedy show first created by Monty Python's John Cleese, makes its U.S. debut, featuring comedy performances, musical numbers, and guest appearances presented by a star-studded line-up of both American and British performers.
Additional Information
Subjects American wit and humor.
English wit and humor.
Rock music -- 2011-2020.
Stand-up comedy routines.
Televised performances.
Television specials.
Publisher [Wandsworth, London] :2013
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Amnesty International presents the secret policeman's ball :
Secret policeman's ball :
Secret policeman's ball :
Contributors Polito, Ryan, television director.
Wall, Patrick, television producer.
Cotter, Domenic, television producer.
Armisen, Fred, 1966- performer.
Berry, Matt, 1974- performer.
Brand, Russell, 1975- performer.
Buress, Hannibal, performer.
Carr, Jimmy, 1972- performer.
Cross, David, 1964- performer.
Dratch, Rachel, performer.
Fielding, Noel, performer.
Flanagan, Micky, performer.
Hader, Bill, 1978- performer.
Izzard, Eddie, performer.
Jones, Rashida, performer.
Killam, Taran, performer.
Lee, Rex, 1969- performer.
Meyers, Seth, 1973- performer.
Moynihan, Bobby, 1977- performer.
O'Dowd, Chris, 1980- performer.
Odenkirk, Bob, 1962- performer.
Oliver, John, 1977- performer.
Pharoah, Jay, performer.
Rudd, Paul, performer.
Serafinowicz, Peter, 1972- performer.
Silverman, Sarah, performer.
Stewart, Jon, 1962- performer.
Stiller, Ben, 1965- performer.
Sudeikis, Jason, performer.
Tate, Catherine, performer.
Walliams, David, 1971- performer.
Watts, Reggie, performer.
Whitehall, Jack, 1988- performer.
Wiig, Kristen, 1973- performer.
Zarganar, performer.
Tutu, Desmond, performer.
Roth, Tim, performer.
Neeson, Liam, performer.
Branson, Richard, performer.
Idle, Eric, performer.
Jones, Terry, 1942-2020 performer.
Palin, Michael, performer.
De Niro, Robert, performer.
Goldberg, Whoopi, 1955- performer.
O'Toole, Annette, 1953- performer.
Sedgwick, Kyra, performer.
Coldplay (Musical group), performer.
Mumford & Sons (Musical group), performer.
Amnesty International, sponsoring body.
Eagle Rock Entertainment, publisher.
Participants/Performers Featured performers, Fred Armisen, Matt Berry, Russell Brand, Hannibal Buress, Jimmy Carr, David Cross, Rachel Dratch, Noel Fielding, Micky Flanagan, Bill Hader, Eddie Izzard, Rashida Jones, Taran Killam, Rex Lee, Seth Meyers, Bobby Moynihan, Chris O'Dowd, Bob Odenkirk, John Oliver, Jay Pharoah, Paul Rudd, Peter Serafinowicz, Sarah Silverman, Jon Stewart, Ben Stiller, Jason Sudeikis, Catherine Tate, David Walliams, Reggie Watts, Jack Whitehall, Kristen Wiig, Zarganar ; music performers, Coldplay, Mumford & Sons ; special guests, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Tim Roth, Liam Neeson, Richard Branson, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin, Robert De Niro, Whoopi Goldberg, Annette O'Toole, Kyra Sedgwick.
Other Contributors Camera operators, David Smith [and 7 others] ; editors, Guy Harding, Emlyn Pugh, Hector Lopez.
Language English
Notes Originally broadcast as a television special in 2012.
Program notes (8 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 15 cm) inserted in container.
Special feature: Backstage interviews.
System Details DVD-9; NTSC; all regions ; widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (129 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
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