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The handmaid's tale. Season one

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Title The handmaid's tale. Season one [videorecording].
Publisher/Date Moore Park, NSW : Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, ©2018.
©2017.
Pagination etc. 4 DVD-videos (approximately 45 minutes per episode) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Contents note Catalogued from container.
Twentieth Century Fox : 84160SD.
Based on Margaret Atwood's award-winning, best-selling novel.
Originally produced in the United States and broadcast on television during 2017.
Includes all 10 episodes from the first season.
Special features : script to screen: the salvaging ; hope in Gilead.
1. Offred -- 2. Birth day -- 3. Late -- 4. Nolite te bastardes carborundorum -- 5. Faithful -- 6. A woman's place -- 7. The other side -- 8. Jezebels -- 9. The bridge -- 10. Night.
Creation Note Created by Bruce Miller.
Performer note Elisabeth Moss, Joseph Fiennes, Yvonne Strahovski, Alexis Bledel, Madeline Brewer, Ann Dowd, O. T. Fagbenle, Max Minghella, Samira Wiley.
Summary Note A 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.
Target audience note Censorship classification : MA 15+.
Language note Various languages including English dialogue, with optional subtitles in various languages ; [CC] English Captions (Descriptive subtitles for the hearing impaired).
Subject - Name -- 1939- -- Television adaptations.
Subject Dystopian plays
Theocracy -- Drama
Misogyny -- Drama
Pregnancy -- Social aspects -- Drama
Infertility -- Drama
Man-woman relationships -- Drama
Television programs -- United States
Theocracy -- Drama
Misogyny -- Drama
Pregnancy -- Social aspects -- Drama
Dystopian plays
Infertility -- Drama
Science fiction television programs.
Television programs.
Television adaptations.
Dystopian television programs.
Fiction television programs.
Television series.
Added Author Miller, Bruce creator.
Moss, Elisabeth, 1983- actor.
Strahovski, Yvonne, 1982- actor.
Finnes, Joseph, 1970- actor.
Atwood, Margaret, 1939- Handmaid's tale.
Corporate Author Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc publisher.
Added title Handmaid's tale (Television program). Handmaid's tale (Television program) Season 1.
Shelf Location DVD F HAND
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