World War One the people's story

Format: DVD 2015
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Northland Public Library Documentaries DOCUMENTARY 940.3 W89 (DVD)
Location  Northland Public Library
Collection  Documentaries
Call Number  DOCUMENTARY 940.3 W89 (DVD)
An outstanding cast of acclaimed British actors bring the First World War to life in this stirring documentary created to commemorate the conflict's centennial in 2014. This unique four-part series mixes archival footage with reenactments by actors playing real participants in the war and performing excerpts from their original letters, memoirs, and diaries of the time.
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Subjects World War, 1914-1918.
Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [Place of publication not identified] :2015
Edition Widescreen edition.
Contributors Copeland, Paul, director.
Charman, Isobel, producer.
Mays, Daniel, actor.
Foy, Claire, 1984- actor.
Garai, Romola, 1982- actor.
Steadman, Alison, 1946- actor.
Norton, James, 1985- actor.
Cox, Brian, 1946- actor.
McNulty, Matthew, 1982- actor.
Colman, Olivia, narrator.
ITV Global Entertainment, producer.
Athena (Firm), distributor.
Participants/Performers Narrated by Olivia Colman; cast: Daniel Mays, Matthew McNulty, Claire Foy, Romola Garai, Alison Steadman, James Norton, and Brian Cox.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Stephen Standen; editor, Jonathan Morris.
Audience Not rated.
Language English
English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes Original broadcast in the U.K. with the title The great war: the people's story.
Special features: 12-page viewer's guide with a map of the western front; an overview of WWI; Articles on trench warfare the suffragist movement, and the WWI poets.
System Details DVD, widescreen (1.78:1); Dolby Digital 2.0.
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 192 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781621723240
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