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Title Oranges are not the only fruit / writer, Jeanette Winterson ; producer, Phillippa Giles ; director, Beeban Kidron
Published [London] : BBC Worldwide : Distributed by 2 entertain Video Ltd, [2008]


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 W'PONDS  791.4372 Win/Oan  AVAILABLE
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 MELB  791.4372 Win/Oan  AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (approximately 163 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Summary The coming-of-age story of Jess, the adopted daughter of a deeply religious woman, who grows up isolated and insulated in the north of England in the 1970's. Jess meets Melanie, and the two teenagers fell in love, greatly upsetting Jess's mother. Faced with the ire of Pastor Finch and his congreagation, Jess realises that she must soon decide between following her own heart or the path of life set out for her by others
Notes "VFD16347"--Disc label
"Adapted from her own novel by Jeanette Winterson"--End credits
Originally shown on British television in 1989
Special feature: interview with Jeanette Winterson
Credits Music, Rachel Portman ; photography, Ian Punter ; editor, John Strickland
Cast Geraldine McEwan, Charlotte Coleman, Kenneth Cranham, Cathryn Bradshaw, Barbara Hicks, Marjorie Withers, Elizabeth Spriggs, Pam Ferris, Peter Gordon, Celia Imrie, Emily Aston
Notes Rated 15+
DVD9; PAL; all regions; 4:3 aspect ratio, Dolby Digital
British Academy of Film and Television Arts, 1990: Television awards, Best actress (McEwan) ; Best drama series/serial
Subject Winterson, Jeanette, 1959- -- Film and video adaptations
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Genre/Form Video recordings.
Author Giles, Phillippa
Kidron, Beeban.
McEwan, Geraldine.
Coleman, Charlotte, 1968-2001.
Cranham, Kenneth, 1944-
Winterson, Jeanette, 1959- Oranges are not the only fruit
BBC Worldwide Ltd.
2 Entertain Video (Firm)