Call the midwife. Season 1
DVD
2012
14 available of 24 items

A moving, intimate, funny, and true-to-life look at the colorful stories of midwifery and families in East London in the '50s. Based on the bestselling memoirs of the late Jennifer Worth. When Jenny Lee first arrives in Poplar, she knows nothing about hardship, poverty, and life itself. But Jenny is brought up to speed fast once she joins a team of midwives who provide care to the poorest women.

Item Details
Subjects:
Childbirth -- England -- London -- History -- 20th century -- Drama.
East End (London, England) -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Drama.
Midwives -- England -- London -- Drama.
Nuns -- England -- London -- Drama.
Poor -- England -- London -- Drama.
Poverty -- England -- London -- Drama.
Pregnant women -- England -- London -- Drama.
Worth, Jennifer, 1935-2011 -- Drama.
Genre:
Television programs.
Other Authors:
Agutter, Jenny.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
Ferris, Pam.
Hart, Miranda, 1972-
Neal Street Productions.
Parfitt, Judy, 1935-
Raine, Jessica, 1982-
Redgrave, Vanessa, 1937-
Thomas, Heidi, 1967-
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Worth, Jennifer, 1935-2011.
ISBN:
9781622243112
Publisher, Date:
[London] : BBC Worldwide ; Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, c2012.
Description:
2 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.
Other Title:
Call the midwife. Season one [DVD]
Call the midwife. Series 1 [DVD]
Call the midwife (Television program) DVD.
Notes:
Originally broadcast on television in 1996.
Based on the memoirs of Jennifer Worth.
Special features: Wimples, babies and bicycles.
Vanessa Redgrave, Pam Ferris, Jessica Raine, Helen George, Jenny Agutter, Judy Parfitt, Miranda Hart.
DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen (16:9 enhanced); stereo.
For private home use only.
Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Contents:
Disc 1. Episodes 1-3.
Disc 2. Episodes 4-6
Bonus features.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
1000337264
2000078265
3000045613
Link to PAC
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