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The Resource Persuasion, by Jane Austen ; adapted by Julian Mitchell ; produced and directed by Howard Baker

Persuasion, by Jane Austen ; adapted by Julian Mitchell ; produced and directed by Howard Baker

Label
Persuasion
Title
Persuasion
Statement of responsibility
by Jane Austen ; adapted by Julian Mitchell ; produced and directed by Howard Baker
Title variation
  • Jane Austen's Persuasion
  • Jane Austen collection
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Contributor
Actor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Anne Elliot turned down Captain Wentworth's proposal of marriage, she allowed herself to be persuaded by her snobbish family's conviction of his unworthiness. But now, after a separation of eight years, Anne Elliot and Captain Wentworth are to meet again and the tables have turned. Her former lover's fortunes have prospered and he is now returned from a career at sea both eligible and affluent. Anne's father, Sir Walter Elliot of Kellynch Hall, has been forced to lease their home and move the family into a rather small abode in Bath. Just as Anne now recognizes the false values that persuaded her to reject Captain Wentworth, so she must accept that his heart now seems set upon the youth and beauty of the impetuous Louisa Musgrove
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Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Film cameraman, David Wood ; film editor, Stan Challis ; costume designer, Esther Dean ; researcher, Vivien Pottersman ; graphics, Mark Hall ; dances arranged by Litz Pisk ; musical arranger, Steven Hancock ; designed by Peter Phillips
Dewey number
791.45/72
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.P4712 2004
PerformerNote
Ann Firbank, Bryan Marshall, Basil Dignam, Valerie Gearon, Marian Spencer, Georgine Anderson, Richard Vernon, Morag Hood, Rowland Davies, Mel Martin, Zhivila Roche, Noel Dyson, William Kendall, Charlotte Mitchell, David Savile, Helen Ryan, Michael Culver, Robert Sansom, Paul Chapman, Ernest Hare, Paul Alexander, Gabrielle Daye, Polly Murch, Beatrix Mackey, Angela Galbraith, Gerry Cowan, Joseph Berry, Walter Horsbrugh, Roger Williamson, Judith Barker, Liz Goulding, Edward Jewesbury
Runtime
225
Series statement
Classics
Target audience
pre adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Persuasion, by Jane Austen ; adapted by Julian Mitchell ; produced and directed by Howard Baker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Distributed under exclusive licence from Granada Television International."
  • Originally broadcast on television in 1971
  • Also issued as part of The Jane Austen collection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (225 min.)
Isbn
9780790770260
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 794051168221
  • 794051168627
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • E1682
  • E1686
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm56200803
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Persuasion, by Jane Austen ; adapted by Julian Mitchell ; produced and directed by Howard Baker
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Distributed under exclusive licence from Granada Television International."
  • Originally broadcast on television in 1971
  • Also issued as part of The Jane Austen collection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (225 min.)
Isbn
9780790770260
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 794051168221
  • 794051168627
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • E1682
  • E1686
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm56200803
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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