The handmaid's tale. Season one
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 37 Libraries 43 of 70 copies|
SummaryA religion-based autocracy has taken over most of the United States, renaming the country Gilead. In this country women are second-class citizens. Anyone trying to escape is punished. One such person is June, who is captured while trying to escape with her husband and child and is sentenced to be a handmaid, bearing children for childless government officials. As a handmaid, June is renamed Offred. This is her story.
Nolite te bastardes carborundorum
A woman's place
The other side
Misogyny -- Drama.
Pregnancy -- Social aspects -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Infertility -- Drama.
Dystopian television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Beverly Hills, CA :2018
|Other Titles|| Handmaid's tale.
Strahovski, Yvonne, 1982- actor.
Wiley, Samira, actor.
Atwood, Margaret, 1939- Handmaid's tale.
MGM-TV, production company.
Hulu (Firm), broadcaster.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., publisher.
Elisabeth Moss, Yvonne Strahovski, Samira Wiley.
In English, with Spanish and French subtitles; with English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH); closed-captioned.
Title from container.
Based on Margaret Atwood's novel.
Originally made available for online streaming by Hulu in 2017.
Special features: Script to screen; Hope in Gilead.
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
3 videodiscs (525 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.