The handmaid's tale. Season one
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 3 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.
ContentsDisc 1: Offred
Nolite te bastardes carborundorum
Disc 2: Faithful
A woman's place
The other side
Disc 3: The bridge
Misogyny -- Drama.
Pregnancy -- Social aspects -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Dystopian television programs.
Fiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Beverly Hills, CA :2018
|Other Titles|| Handmaid's tale.
Atwood, Margaret, 1939- television producer.
Moss, Elisabeth, 1982- actor, television producer.
Strahovski, Yvonne, 1982- actor.
Fiennes, Joseph, 1970- actor.
Bledel, Alexis, 1981- actor.
Brewer, Madeline, actor.
Dowd, Ann, actor.
Fagbenle, O-T, 1980- actor.
Minghella, Max, 1985- actor.
Wiley, Samira, actor.
Atwood, Margaret, 1939- Handmaid's tale.
Daniel Wilson Productions, production company.
Littlefield Company, production company.
White Oak Pictures, production company.
MGM-TV, production company.
Hulu (Firm), production company, broadcaster.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., publisher.
Elisabeth Moss, Yvonne Strahovski, Joseph Fiennes, Alexis Bledel, Madeline Brewer, Ann Dowd, O.T. Fagbenle, Max Minghella, Samira Wiley.
English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Title from disc surface.
Based on Margaret Atwood's award-winning, best-selling novel.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program on Hulu in 2017.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Special features: Script to screen; Hope in Gilead.
Blu-ray, wide screen (1.78:1); DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1; requires Blu-ray player.
2018 Golden Globe Award for best television series, drama.
3 videodiscs (525 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.