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The handmaid's tale. Season one

Author: Bruce Miller, (Television producer and writer)Margaret AtwoodElisabeth MossNina Fiore, (Screenwriter)John HererraAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2018] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Bluray Video : Videodisc : Blu-ray disc   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Dystopian television programs
Fiction television programs
Television series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Miller, (Television producer and writer); Margaret Atwood; Elisabeth Moss; Nina Fiore, (Screenwriter); John Hererra; Colin Watkinson; Adam Taylor, (Composer); Yvonne Strahovski; Joseph Fiennes; Alexis Bledel; Madeline Brewer; Ann Dowd; O-T Fagbenle; Max Minghella; Samira Wiley; Daniel Wilson Productions,; Littlefield Company,; White Oak Pictures,; MGM-TV,; Hulu (Firm),; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.,
Language Note: English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
OCLC Number: 1022190323
Notes: Title from disc surface.
Special features: Script to screen; Hope in Gilead.
Based on Margaret Atwood's award-winning, best-selling novel.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program on Hulu in 2017.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Credits: Margaret Atwood, Nina Fiore, John Hererra, screenwriter ; Colin Wakinson, cinematography ; Adam Taylor, music.
Cast: Elisabeth Moss, Yvonne Strahovski, Joseph Fiennes, Alexis Bledel, Madeline Brewer, Ann Dowd, O.T. Fagbenle, Max Minghella, Samira Wiley.
Awards: 2018 Golden Globe Award for best television series, drama.
Target Audience: Rating: TVMA.
Description: 3 videodiscs (525 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Disc 1: Offred --
Birth day --
Late --
Nolite te bastardes carborundorum --
Disc 2: Faithful --
A woman's place --
The other side --
Jezebels --
Disc 3: The bridge --
Night.
Other Titles: Handmaid's tale (Television program).
Handmaid's tale.
Handmaid's tale.
Responsibility: Daniel Wilson Productions, Inc. ; The Littlefield Company ; White Oak Pictures ; MGM Television ; Hulu Originals ; producers, Margaret Atwood, Elisabeth Moss ; created by Bruce Miller.

Abstract:

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.
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