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Title Brideshead revisited / by Evelyn Waugh
Edition Collector's edition
Published [Australia] : ABC, [2005]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  791.4572 Gra/Bre  AVAILABLE
Description 4 videodiscs (DVD) (approximately 692 min) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
1/2 in
Summary When Oxford undergraduate Charles Ryder meets the charismatic Sebastian Flyte it is the beginning of a devoted friendship, until Sebastian sinks deep into alcoholism and distances himself from those he loves. Charles escapes to Paris to train as an artist and ends up in an unhappy marriage. A chance reunion with Sebastian's sister Julia revives his love of life as they embark on an affair, only for their happiness to be shattered by the death of Julia's father
Notes Previously produced as a television mini-series in 1981
Based on the 1945 novel by Evelyn Waugh
Digitally remastered with special features
Credits Adapter, John Mortimer; producer, Derek Granger; directors Michael Lindsay-Hogg and Charles Sturridge
Cast Jeremy Irons, Anthony Andrews, Diana Quick, Laurence Olivier, Claire Bloom, Stephane Audran, Mona Washbourne, John Le Mesurier, John Gielgud
Notes Censorship classification: M
DVD, region 4, PAL
DVD-R, region 4, PAL
Available to Deakin University staff and students only
Subject Catholics -- England -- Drama.
Upper class -- England -- Drama.
Genre/Form Television plays.
Television mini-series.
Television adaptations.
Video recordings.
Author Waugh, Evelyn, 1903-1966.
Gielgud, John, 1904-2000.
Irons, Jeremy, 1948-
Olivier, Laurence, 1907-1989.
Mortimer, John, 1923-2009.
Sturridge, Charles.
Granger, Derek.
Lindsay-Hogg, Michael.
Andrews, Anthony, 1948-
Quick, Diana, 1946-
Granada Television International.