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Available copies

  • 17 of 22 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Putnam County Library System.

Current holds

1 current hold with 22 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Putnam County Public Library DVD CAL S1 (Text) 33192000069985 Movies Available -

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Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Based on the book by Jennifer Worth.
DVD extras: Wimples, babies and bicycles; cast members discuss giving birth to "Call the Midwife".
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Episodes 1-3 -- disc 2. Episodes 4-6 and bonus materials.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directors, Philippa Lowthorpe, Jamie Payne.
Participant or Performer Note:
Vanessa Redgrave, Pam Ferris, Jessica Raine, Helen George, Jenny Agutter, Judy Parfitt, Miranda Hart.
Summary, etc.:
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.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region 1; full screen (16:9 enhanced); stereo.
Language Note:
In English, with English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Midwives > England > London > Drama.
Pregnant women > England > London > Drama.
Poplar (London, England) > Drama.
Genre: Historical television programs.
Fiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television series.

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