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Uniform Title Jewel in the crown (Television program)
Title The jewel in the crown / produced by Granada Television in association with WGBH Boston ; produced by Christopher Morahan ; directed by Christopher Morahan and Jim O'Brien ; written by Paul Scott
Published New York : A & E Home Video, [2001]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  791.456358 Mor/Jit  1  AVAILABLE
 W'BOOL  791.456358 Mor/Jit  2  AVAILABLE
 W'BOOL  791.456358 Mor/Jit  3  AVAILABLE
 W'BOOL  791.456358 Mor/Jit  4  AVAILABLE
Description 4 videodisc (DVD)s (approximately 750 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Contents v.1. -- Crossing the river ; The Bibighar Gardens ; Questions of loyalty -- v. 2. Incidents at a Wedding ; The Regimental Silver ; Ordeal by fire ; Daughters of the regiment -- v. 3. The day of the scorpion ; The towers of silence ; An evening at the Maharanee's ; Travelling Companions -- v. 4. The moghul room ; Pandora's box ; A division of the spoils
Summary Tells the epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India
Notes DVD
Originally broadcast in 1984
Adapted by Ken Taylor from Paul Scott's novel The Raj quartet
Credits Camera operator, Jon Woods ; music, George Fenton ; film editor, Edward Mansell
Cast Tim Pigott-Smith, Susan Wooldridge, Art Malik, Peggy Ashcroft, Charles Dance
Notes NTSC: Region 1
DVD. Region unspecified
English language track with English subtitles
Subject Culture conflict -- Drama.
Decolonization -- Drama.
Television programs -- Great Britain.
India -- History -- 1919-1947 -- Drama
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Author Morahan, Christopher, director
Pigott-Smith, Tim, actor
Dance, Charles, actor
Malik, Art, actor
Wooldridge, Susan, actor
O'Brien, Jim, 1947-2012, director
Ashcroft, Peggy, 1907-1991, actor
Scott, Paul, 1920-1978. Raj quartet.
Granada Television.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
ISBN 0767034279