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The Resource The famous history of the of the life of King Henry the Eight, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Kevin Billington

The famous history of the of the life of King Henry the Eight, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Kevin Billington

Label
The famous history of the of the life of King Henry the Eight
Title
The famous history of the of the life of King Henry the Eight
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Kevin Billington
Title variation
  • King Henry VIII
  • Henry VIII
  • King Henry the Eighth
  • Henry the Eighth
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "One of Shakespeare's most elaborate 'pageant' plays, chronicling the life of an extraordinary English king."--Container insert
  • A dramatization of William Shakespeare's historical play, which tells of the intrigues during the first part of Henry's reign, his divorce from Katharine of Aragon, and marriage to Anne Bullen, who gives birth to a baby girl, Elizabeth
Member of
Cataloging source
SNN
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
BBC TV Shakespeare (Television program)
Credits note
Cameramen, Trevor Wimlett, Mike Winser ; music by James Tyler ; performed by the London Early Music Group ; video-tape editors, Malcolm Banthorpe, Howard Dell
Date time place
Taped Nov. 27, 1978-Jan. 7, 1979 on location at Leeds Castle, Hever Castle, Penshurst Place, Kent
PerformerNote
John Stride (Henry VIII), Timothy West (Cardinal Wolsey), Michael Poole (Cardinal Campeius), Ronald Pickup (Cranmer), Peter Vaughn (Gardiner), David Dodimead (Bishop of Lincoln), Julian Glover (Duke of Buckingham), Jeremy Kemp (Duke of Norfolk), Charles Lloyd Pack (Lord Sands), John Nettleton (Lord Chamberlain), Lewis Fiander (Duke of Suffolk), Oliver Cotton (Earl of Surrey), David Rintoul (Lord Abergavenny), Jack May (Lord Chancellor), Jack McKenzie (Sir Nicholas Vaux), Nigel Lambert (Sir Thomas Lovell), Claire Bloom (Katharine of Aragon), Barbara Kellerman (Anne Bullen), Sylvia Coleridge (Old Lady), Tony Church (Prologue), John Rowe (Cromwell), Alan Leith (Sergeant-at-Arms), John Bailey (Griffith), David Troughton, Adam Bareham, Jeffrey Daunton, John Cater, Roger Lloyd Pack, Michael Gaunt, Emma Kirkby, Sally Home, Michael Walker, John Rhys-Davies, Timothy Barker, Brian Osborne, John Rogan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-
  • 1936-2018
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Messina, Cedric
  • Billington, Kevin
  • Bloom, Claire
  • Glover, Julian
  • Stride, John
  • West, Timothy
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Tyler, James
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time-Life Television
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time-Life Films
  • London Early Music Group
Runtime
165
Series statement
  • The complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare
  • Shakespeare plays
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Henry
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Technique
live action
Label
The famous history of the of the life of King Henry the Eight, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Kevin Billington
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1979
  • Special features includes: PC/Mac downloadable scripts ; scene selection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
46736762
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (165 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • DVD format; digitally remastered, picture and sound enhanced
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
Terms governing use
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The famous history of the of the life of King Henry the Eight, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Kevin Billington
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1979
  • Special features includes: PC/Mac downloadable scripts ; scene selection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
46736762
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (165 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • DVD format; digitally remastered, picture and sound enhanced
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
Terms governing use
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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