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The Resource Their finest, BBC Films presents ; Wales Screen and Pinewood Pictures present ; in association with Hanway Films and Ripken Productions ; in association with Film Väst and Filmgate Films ; a Woolley/Posey, Wildgaze/Number 9 production ; a film by Lone Scherfig ; screenplay by Gaby Chiappe ; produced by Finola Dwyer, Elizabeth Karlsen, Stephen Woolley, Amanda Posey ; directed by Lone Scherfig

Their finest, BBC Films presents ; Wales Screen and Pinewood Pictures present ; in association with Hanway Films and Ripken Productions ; in association with Film Väst and Filmgate Films ; a Woolley/Posey, Wildgaze/Number 9 production ; a film by Lone Scherfig ; screenplay by Gaby Chiappe ; produced by Finola Dwyer, Elizabeth Karlsen, Stephen Woolley, Amanda Posey ; directed by Lone Scherfig

Label
Their finest
Title
Their finest
Statement of responsibility
BBC Films presents ; Wales Screen and Pinewood Pictures present ; in association with Hanway Films and Ripken Productions ; in association with Film Väst and Filmgate Films ; a Woolley/Posey, Wildgaze/Number 9 production ; a film by Lone Scherfig ; screenplay by Gaby Chiappe ; produced by Finola Dwyer, Elizabeth Karlsen, Stephen Woolley, Amanda Posey ; directed by Lone Scherfig
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In 1940 set in London, the story is an ode to how women played a major role in boosting national morale during the Blitz of London in the second world war
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Rachel Portman ; editor, Lucia Zucchetti ; director of photography, Sebastian Blenkov
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for some language and a scene of sexuality
Language note
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
  • English dialogue; Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.T44 2017
PerformerNote
Gemma Arterton, Sam Claflin, Bill Nighy, Jack Huston, Helen McCrory, Eddie Marsan, Jake Lacy, Rachael Stirling, Henry Goodman, Paul Ritter, Richard E. Grant
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1986-
  • 1949-
  • 1982-
  • 1977-
  • 1950-
  • 1957-
  • 1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scherfig, Lone
  • Chiappe, Gaby
  • Dwyer, Finola
  • Karlsen, Elizabeth
  • Woolley, Stephen
  • Posey, Amanda
  • Arterton, Gemma
  • Claflin, Sam
  • Nighy, Bill
  • Huston, Jack
  • McCrory, Helen
  • Marsan, Eddie
  • Lacy, Jake
  • Stirling, Rachael
  • Goodman, Henry
  • Ritter, Paul
  • Grant, Richard E.
  • Portman, Rachel
  • Zucchetti, Lucia
  • Blenkov, Sebastian
  • Evans, Lissa
  • BBC Films
  • Wales Screen (Firm)
  • Pinewood Pictures
  • HanWay (Firm)
  • Ripken Productions
  • Film i Väst (Firm)
  • Filmgate Films
  • Wildgaze Films
  • Number 9 Films
  • Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Women screenwriters
  • Motion pictures in propaganda
  • Motion pictures
  • Women and war
  • Man-woman relationships
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Their finest, BBC Films presents ; Wales Screen and Pinewood Pictures present ; in association with Hanway Films and Ripken Productions ; in association with Film Väst and Filmgate Films ; a Woolley/Posey, Wildgaze/Number 9 production ; a film by Lone Scherfig ; screenplay by Gaby Chiappe ; produced by Finola Dwyer, Elizabeth Karlsen, Stephen Woolley, Amanda Posey ; directed by Lone Scherfig
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Widescreen
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Based on the novel "Their finest hour and a half " by Lissa Evans
  • Widescreen (16x9, 2.40:1)
  • Special features: Flickers of hope: the making of Their finest; audio commentary with director Lone Scherfig
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn988350078
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398265948
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
52280
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o988350078
  • (OCoLC)988350078
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16x9, 2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Their finest, BBC Films presents ; Wales Screen and Pinewood Pictures present ; in association with Hanway Films and Ripken Productions ; in association with Film Väst and Filmgate Films ; a Woolley/Posey, Wildgaze/Number 9 production ; a film by Lone Scherfig ; screenplay by Gaby Chiappe ; produced by Finola Dwyer, Elizabeth Karlsen, Stephen Woolley, Amanda Posey ; directed by Lone Scherfig
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Widescreen
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Based on the novel "Their finest hour and a half " by Lissa Evans
  • Widescreen (16x9, 2.40:1)
  • Special features: Flickers of hope: the making of Their finest; audio commentary with director Lone Scherfig
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn988350078
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398265948
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
52280
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o988350078
  • (OCoLC)988350078
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16x9, 2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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