Little women / a Playground production for BBC and Masterpiece ; produced by Susie Liggat ; written by Heidi Thomas ; directed by Vanessa Caswill.
Contributor(s): Caswill, Vanessa [television director.] | Liggat, Susie [television producer.] | Thomas, Heidi [screenwriter.] | Watson, Emily [actor.] | Hawke, Maya [actor.] | Fitzgerald, Willa [actor.] | Elwy, Annes [actor.] | Hauer-King, Jonah [actor.] | Morris, Julian [actor.] | Stanley, Mark [actor.] | Methven, Eleanor [actor.] | Baker, Dylan [actor.] | Gambon, Michael [actor.] | Lansbury, Angela [actor.] | PBS Distribution (Firm) [publisher.] | Playground Entertainment (Firm) [production company.] | British Broadcasting Corporation [production company.]Material type: FilmDistributor: [United States] : PBS Distribution, Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 175 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inContent type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscISBN: 9781531704438; 1531704433Uniform titles: Masterpiece theatre (Television program) Subject(s): Sisters -- Drama | Young women -- Drama | Man-woman relationships -- Drama | Mothers and daughters -- Drama | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- DramaGenre/Form: Historical television programs. | Fiction television programs. | Television adaptations. | Television mini-series. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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Title from disc.
Based on the book by Louisa May Alcott.
Originally broadcast as a television mini-series on the program "Masterpiece" on the PBS network in 2018.
Bonus video: Becoming a woman, then and now; Creating the world of Little Women; Visit Orchard House where Louisa May Alcott wrote Little Women.
Music, Stuart Earl ; director of photography, Piers McGrail ; editors, Matthew Tabern, Hazel Baillie.
Emily Watson, Maya Hawke, Willa Fitzgerald, Annes Elwy, Jonah Hauer-King, Julian Morris, Mark Stanley, Eleanor Methven, Dylan Baker, Michael Gambon, Angela Lansbury.
Follow the sisters Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy, on their journey from childhood to adulthood. Under the guidance of their mother Marmee, they navigate what it means to be a young woman: from gender roles to sibling rivalry, first love, loss, and marriage. Based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott, this story is as relevant and engaging today as it was on its original publication in 1868.
DVD, NTSC, region 1, wide screen (16x9); 5.1 surround.