The Lost Worlds of Gerry Anderson

Format: DVD 2017
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - TV Series DVD Lost
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - TV Series
 
Call Number  DVD Lost
 
 
Summary
Presents for the first time on DVD, a collection of rare films for the famed creator of Thunderbirds; UFO: and Space: 1999! From his never-before-seen early puppet film, Here Comes Kandy, to the final segment of the stop-motion animated comedy series, Dick Spanner, they're all here waiting to be discovered. Included are Gerry's pilot films, such as "The Investigator," the last puppet film from the original key crew, and The Day After Tomorrow.
Contents
Disc 1. Blue skies ahead / Blue Cars presents ; written and produced by Nicholas Parsons ; made by A.P. Films, Slough (26 min.) ; The investigator / devised and directed by Gerry Anderson ; screenplay, Sylvia Anderson ; story, Shane Rimmer ; a Starkits production (approximately 24 min.); The day after tomorrow : into infinity / screenplay, Johnny Byrne ; special effects, Brian Johnson ; producer, Gerry Anderson ; director, Charles Crichton ; a Gerry Anderson production (49 min.) ; Space police : star laws / an Anderson Burr picture ; writers, Gerry Anderson, Tony Barwick ; director, Tony Bell ; producers and series creators, Gerry Anderson, Christopher Burr (55 min.) ; Dick Spanner: the case of the missing episode / an Anderson Entertainment production ; produced by Gerry Anderson & Christopher Burr from an original idea by Terry Adlam ; writer, Harry Bolt ; director, Terry Adlam (approximately 7 min.)
Disc 2. Here comes Kandy / story by David White ; adapted and produced by Peter Hayes ; directed by E. Smith-Morris (12 min.) ; Blue cars advert : Martians (1 min.) ; Space police : cutting copy (24 min.) ; Space police reloaded / Grove Television Enterprises Inc. (8 min.) ; Space police reloaded : test footage (approximately 115 min.) ; Image galleries (The investigator, The day after tomorrow, Space police, Dick Spanner P.I.).

Additional Information
Subjects Automobile travel -- Drama.
Extraterrestrial beings -- Drama.
Criminal investigation -- Drama.
Police -- Drama.
Private investigators -- Drama.
Robots -- Drama.
Space warfare -- Drama.
Intelligence service -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Puppets -- Juvenile drama.
Animals -- Juvenile drama.
Outer space -- Exploration -- Drama.
Television series.
Fiction television programs.
Animated television programs.
Science fiction television programs.
Puppet television programs.
Television cop shows.
Detective and mystery television programs.
Puppet films.
Television commercials.
Publisher [Orland Park, Ill.] :2017
Edition Full screen.
Contributors Anderson, Gerry, 1929-2012, producer, director, screenwriter.
Parsons, Nicholas, 1923- presenter, screenwriter, film producer.
Anderson, Sylvia, 1927-2016, screenwriter, voice actor.
Rimmer, Shane, screenwriter, voice actor, actor.
Dyneley, Peter, 1921-1977, voice actor.
Byrne, Johnny, screenwriter.
Johnson, Brian, 1939- special effects provider.
Crichton, Charles, 1910-1999, director.
Blessed, Brian, actor.
Tate, Nick, actor.
Dunham, Joanna, 1936-2014, actor.
Bishop, Ed, actor.
Fellows, Don, 1922-2007, actor.
Levy, Katharine, actor.
Lev, Martin, 1959-1992, actor.
Chevalier, Catherine (Actor), actor.
Barwick, Tony, 1934- screenwriter.
Bell, Tony (Director), director.
Burr, Christopher, producer.
Adlam, Terry, director.
Bolt, Harry, screenwriter.
Hitchen, Jeremy, voice actor.
Bryer, Denise, voice actor.
Clarke, Tessa, voice actor.
Sympson, Tony, 1906-1983, voice actor.
Hayes, Peter (Producer), producer.
Smith-Morris, E., director.
Blue Cars (Firm), presenter.
A.P. Films (Firm), production company.
Starkits (Firm), production company.
Anderson Entertainment, production company.
Grove Television Enterprises, Inc., production company.
MPI Media Group, publisher.
Participants/Performers Blue skies ahead: presenter, Nicholas Parsons. The investigator: voices, Sylvia Anderson, Shane Rimmer, Peter Dyneley. The day after tomorrow: Brian Blessed, Nick Tate, Joanna Dunham, Ed Bishop, Don Fellows, Katharine Levy, Martin Lev. Space police : star laws: Shane Rimmer, Catherine Chevalier. Dick Spanner : the case of the missing episode: voice, Jeremy Hitchen. Here comes Kandy: voices, Denise Bryer, Tessa Clarke, Tony Sympson.
Language English
Notes Title from container.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Description 2 videodiscs (354 min.) : sound, color and black & white ; 4 3/4 in.
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