Record Details

Catalog Search

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 75 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Gateway Films : 1983.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Tony Tew.
Participant or Performer Note:
Peter Howell (John Wycliffe), Jeremy Roberts (Throckmorton), Michael Burtenshaw (John Purvey), Barrie Cookson (Nicholas Hereford), Noel Howlet (Archbishop Sudbury), Robert James (Bishop Courtenay).
Summary, etc.:
John Wycliffe is a dramatic biography of the life of the 14th century scholar and cleric who translated the Bible into English for the first time. John Wycliffe found himself in the middle of religious, political and social conflicts. An Oxford scholar, one of Europe's most renowned philosophers, John Wycliffe was a defender of English nationalism against the power of the pope and a champion of the poor against the injustices of the rich.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Wycliffe, John, -1384 > Drama.
Reformation > Early movements > Drama.
Great Britain > Church history > 1066-1485 > Drama.

Additional Resources