South riding
DVD
2011
3 available of 3 items

When Sarah Burton returns to her hometown as headmistress, she is full of ambition, determined to create a great school and to inspire her girls to take all they can from life. But in the aftermath of the First World War, the country is in depression and ideals are hard won. Lydia Holly, the scholarship girl from the shacks, is the most brilliant student Sarah has ever taught, but when her mother's health fails, her education must be sacrificed - there is nobody else to care for the children.

Item Details
Subjects:
Holtby, Winifred, 1898-1935. South riding -- Television adaptations.
Love -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- England -- Drama.
School principals -- England -- Drama.
South Yorkshire (England) -- Drama.
Students -- England -- Drama.
Television mini-series.
Other Authors:
2 Entertain (Firm)
BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
Davies, Andrew, 1936-
Firth, Peter, 1953-
Holtby, Winifred, 1898-1935. South riding. [DVD].
Lawrence, Diarmuid.
Maxwell Martin, Anna, 1978-
Morrissey, David.
Osborne, Lisa.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN:
9780780671430
Publisher, Date:
[United States] : British Broadcasting Corporation ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, c2011.
Description:
1 videodisc (ca. 177 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
CHVR: PG.
Notes:
Adapted from the novel by Winifred Holtby.
Originally aired as a television mini-series.
Title from container.
Anna Maxwell Martin, David Morrissey, Peter Firth, Charlie-May Clark, Shaun Dooley.
DVD, widescreen (16:9) presentation ; Dolby Digital stereo, NTSC.
For private home use only.
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
3000037004
1000182029
Link to PAC
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