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The Resource The jewel in the crown, Granada Television presents ; adapted by Ken Taylor ; series devised by Irene Shubik ; an ITV Studios Production ; executive producer, Denis Forman, (videorecording.)

The jewel in the crown, Granada Television presents ; adapted by Ken Taylor ; series devised by Irene Shubik ; an ITV Studios Production ; executive producer, Denis Forman, (videorecording.)

Label
The jewel in the crown
Title
The jewel in the crown
Statement of responsibility
Granada Television presents ; adapted by Ken Taylor ; series devised by Irene Shubik ; an ITV Studios Production ; executive producer, Denis Forman
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Adapter
Costume designer
Creator
Film distributor
Film editor
Host
Presenter
Production company
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Hailed by critics as one of the most thoughtful and important TV dramas ever, the sweeping fourteen-part remastered adaptation of Paul Scott's Raj Quartet is the story of the men and women of both ruling and ruled classes of WWII India, trying amidst the turmoil to come to terms with the drastic changes taking place around them, knowing that their lives will never be the same again
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Jewel in the crown (Television program)
  • Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
GMk-Gq6m0fM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-2015
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jaffrey, Saeed
Credits note
Costume design, Diane Holmes, Esther Dean ; music, George Fenton ; film editor, Edward Mansell ; production designer, Vic Symonds, Alan Pickford
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
Rating: TV14
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1992.77
LC item number
.J49 2015
PerformerNote
Tim Pigott-Smith, Susan Wooldridge, Art Malik, Marne Maitland, Judy Parfitt, Geraldine James, Wendy Morgan, Nicholas Farrell, Anna Cropper, Fabia Drake, Saeed Jaffrey, Nicholas le Prevost, Stuart Wilson, Zia Mohyeddin, Warren Clarke, Frederick Treves, Charles Dance ; special guest stars: Peggy Ashcroft, Rachel Kempson, Rosemary Leach, Eric Porter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-2012
  • 1922-
  • 1917-2013
  • 1916-1991
  • 1935-
  • 1950-
  • 1958-
  • 1947-
  • 1946-
  • 1947-2014
  • 1925-2012
  • 1907-1991
  • 1935-
  • 1928-1995
  • 1920-1978
  • 1908-2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Morahan, Christopher
  • O'Brien, Jim
  • Taylor, Ken
  • Shubik, Irene
  • Forman, Denis
  • Pigott-Smith, Tim
  • Wooldridge, Susan
  • Malik, Art
  • Maitland, Marne
  • Parfitt, Judy
  • James, Geraldine
  • Morgan, Wendy
  • Farrell, Nicholas
  • Cropper, Anna
  • Drake, Fabia
  • Le Prevost, Nicholas
  • Wilson, Stuart
  • Muḥīuddīn, Z̤iyāʼ
  • Clarke, Warren
  • Treves, Frederick
  • Dance, Charles
  • Ashcroft, Peggy
  • Kempson, Rachel
  • Leach, Rosemary
  • Porter, Eric
  • Holmes, Diane
  • Dean, Esther
  • Fenton, George
  • Mansell, Edward
  • Scott, Paul
  • Cooke, Alistair
  • Granada Television
  • ITV Studios
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
870
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scott, Paul
  • British
  • Culture conflict
  • Decolonization
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • India
  • India
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The jewel in the crown, Granada Television presents ; adapted by Ken Taylor ; series devised by Irene Shubik ; an ITV Studios Production ; executive producer, Denis Forman, (videorecording.)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on The Raj quartet by Paul Scott (The Jewel in the Crown; The Day of the Scorpion; The Towers of Silence ; A Division of the Spoils)
  • Originally broadcast as a 14-part television series in 1984
  • Special features: Disc 1: Alastair Cooke introductions/summaries; Commentary with Art Malik and Tim Pigott-Smith on episode 1. Disc 2: Alastair Cooke introductions/summaries; Director's commentary on episode 4. Disc 3: Alastair Cooke introductions/summaries. Disc 4. Alastair Cooke introductions/summaries. Disc 5: Alastair Cooke introductions/summaries; Commentary with Geraldine James and Charles Dance on episode 13 & 14
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky271269654
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Remastered anniversary edition.
Extent
5 videodiscs (approximately 14.5 hrs.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Isbn
9781627891660
Lccn
be2014054360
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887022958
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
JWCR600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; full screen presentation; mono sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The jewel in the crown, Granada Television presents ; adapted by Ken Taylor ; series devised by Irene Shubik ; an ITV Studios Production ; executive producer, Denis Forman, (videorecording.)
Publication
Note
  • Based on The Raj quartet by Paul Scott (The Jewel in the Crown; The Day of the Scorpion; The Towers of Silence ; A Division of the Spoils)
  • Originally broadcast as a 14-part television series in 1984
  • Special features: Disc 1: Alastair Cooke introductions/summaries; Commentary with Art Malik and Tim Pigott-Smith on episode 1. Disc 2: Alastair Cooke introductions/summaries; Director's commentary on episode 4. Disc 3: Alastair Cooke introductions/summaries. Disc 4. Alastair Cooke introductions/summaries. Disc 5: Alastair Cooke introductions/summaries; Commentary with Geraldine James and Charles Dance on episode 13 & 14
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky271269654
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Remastered anniversary edition.
Extent
5 videodiscs (approximately 14.5 hrs.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Isbn
9781627891660
Lccn
be2014054360
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887022958
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
JWCR600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; full screen presentation; mono sound
Video recording format
DVD

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