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Call the midwife. Series five, 2015 Christmas special

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Title Call the midwife. Series five, 2015 Christmas special [videorecording].
Publisher/Date Australia : Distributed by Roadshow Entertainment, ©2016.
Pagination etc. 3 DVD-video (approximately 9 hours) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Contents note Catalogued from container.
Roadshow Entertainment : R-123331-9.
Based on the memoirs of Jennifer Worth.
Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program during 2014-2015.
Includes extra feature : Behind-the-scenes ; Cast & crew interviews.
Creation Note Series created and written by Heidi Thomas ; Writers, Harriet Warner, Damian Wayling, Carolyn Bonnyman ; Produced by Ann Tricklebank.
Performer note Vanessa Redgrave, Jenny Agutter, Pam Ferris, Miranda Hart, Jessica Raine, Helen George, Judy Parfitt, Laura Main, Bryony Hannah.
Summary Note Inspired by the memoirs of Jennifer Worth, Call the Midwife follows the nurses, midwives and nuns from Nonnatus House convent, who visit the expectant mothers of Poplar, providing the poorest women with the best possible care. From formula milk to television, times are changing in the East End, bringing both opportunity and disappointment. In this series, Sister Monica Joan goes missing at Christmas time leaving the nuns and nurses distraught. Shelagh rushes to put together a children's choir in time for a BBC broadcast from the church. And a surprise pregnancy brings one mother unexpected happiness. Elsewhere Trixie, having battled through her issues with alcohol, finds a new purpose in her keep fit classes. After recovering from her accident, Delia walks back into Patsy's life but will she be there to stay? And could friendship blossom into something more for vicar Tom Hereward and Barbara?
Target audience note Classification : M.
Language note In English with English subtitles.
Subject - Name Worth, Jennifer, -- 1935-2011 -- Television adaptations
Worth, Jennifer, -- 1935-
Subject Midwifery -- England -- Drama
Midwives -- England -- London -- Drama
Midwives -- England -- London -- Drama
Midwifery -- England -- Drama
Convents -- Drama
Medical television programs
Historical television programs
Television adaptations
London (England) -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Drama
London (England) -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Drama
Television series -- Great Britain.
Medical television programs.
Historical television programs.
Television adaptations.
Television series.
Added Author Thomas, Heidi, 1962- creator.
Warner, Harriet screenwriter.
Wayling, Damian screenwriter.
Bonnyman, Carolyn screenwriter.
Tricklebank, Ann producer.
Hart, Miranda, 1972- actor.
Raine, Jessica, 1982- actor.
George, Helen, 1984- actor.
Parfitt, Judy, 1935- actor.
Main, Laura, 1981- actor.
Hannah, Bryony actor.
Worth, Jennifer, 1935-2011 Call the Midwife.
Shelf Location DVD F CALL
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