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The handmaid's tale. Season one / MGM presents an MGM and Hulu production ; Daniel Wilson Productions, Inc. ; The Littlefield Company ; White Oak Pictures ; MGM Television ; Hulu Originals ; produced by Joseph Boccia ; producers, Margaret Atwood, Elisabeth Moss ; created by Bruce Miller.

Miller, Bruce (Television producer and writer), (creator,, screenwriter.). Boccia, Joseph, (television producer.). Moss, Elisabeth, 1982- (actor,, television producer.). Atwood, Margaret, 1939- (television producer.). Morano, Reed, 1977- (television director.). Barker, Mike, 1966- (television director.). Sigismondi, Floria, 1965- (television director.). Dennis, Kate, (television director.). Skogland, Kari, (television director.). Gerstein, Leila, (screenwriter.). Fortenberry, Dorothy, (screenwriter.). Straker, Wendy, (screenwriter.). Maxcy, Lynn Renee, (screenwriter.). Snyder, Kira, (screenwriter.). Tuchman, Eric, (screenwriter.). Strahovski, Yvonne, 1982- (actor.). Fiennes, Joseph, 1970- (actor.). Bledel, Alexis, 1981- (actor.). Brewer, Madeline, 1992- (actor.). Dowd, Ann, (actor.). Fagbenle, O-T, 1980- (actor.). Minghella, Max, 1985- (actor.). Wiley, Samira, (actor.). Taylor, Adam (Composer), (composer.). Crabtree, Ane, (costume designer.). Watkinson, Colin, (director of photography.). Atwood, Margaret, 1939- Television picture adaptation of (work) : Handmaid's tale. (Added Author). Daniel Wilson Productions, (production company.). Littlefield Company, (production company.). White Oak Pictures, (production company.). MGM-TV, (production company.). Hulu (Firm), (production company,, broadcaster.). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., (publisher.). Elisabeth Moss, Yvonne Strahovski, Joseph Fiennes, Alexis Bledel, Madeline Brewer, Ann Dowd, O.T. Fagbenle, Max Minghella, Samira Wiley. (Cast).
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  • 48 of 82 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

12 current holds with 82 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch VID HAN DVD (Text) All Discs 34207002147305 DVDs-Adult Checked out 09/24/2018
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria TV HANDMAIDS Sea. 1 (Text) All Discs 37521530878398 AMPL Adult DVD Television Series Canceled Transit -
Attica PL - Attica F HAN DVD S. 1 D. 1 (Text) Disc 1 74231000118441 AV Area Available -
Attica PL - Attica F HAN DVD S. 1 D. 2 (Text) Disc 2 74231000118442 AV Area Available -
Attica PL - Attica F HAN DVD S. 1 D. 3 (Text) Disc 3 74231000118443 AV Area Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler DVD 1163 (Text) 34044000943520 DVD Rated-R Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main TV DVD-R HAN (SEASON 1, 3 DISCS) (Text) 36803000932439 DVD-TV Checked out 09/25/2018
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Eastern Branch EAS DVD-R HAN (SEASON 1, 3 DISCS) (Text) All Discs 36804000266091 DVD Available -
Brownstown PL - Brownstown ADVD HANDMAI s.1 d.1-3 (Text) All Discs 79361000107496 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -
Butler PL - Butler DVD HAN Season 1 (Text) All Discs 73174005034951 DVDs Available -
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 3 videodiscs (approximately 525 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Margaret Atwood.
Originally made available for online streaming by Hulu in 2017.
Special features: Script to screen ; Hope in Gilead.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1: Offred / director, Reed Morano, writer, Bruce Miller ; Birth day / director, Reed Morano, writer, Bruce Miller ; Late / director, Reed Morano, writer, Bruce Miller ; Nolite te bastardes carborundorum / director, Mike Barker, writer, Leila Gerstein -- Disc 2: Faithful / director, Mike Barker, writer, Dorothy Fortenberry ; A woman's place / director, Floria Sigismondi, writer, Wendy Straker Hauser ; Other side / director, Floria Sigismondi, writer, Lynn Renee Maxcy ; Jezebels / director, Kate Dennis, writer, Kira Snyder -- Disc 3: Bridge / director, Kate Dennis, writer, Eric Tuchman ; Night / director, Kari Skogland, writer, Bruce Miller.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Adam Taylor ; Cinematography by Colin Watkinson ; Costume design by Ane Crabtree.
Participant or Performer Note:
Elisabeth Moss, Yvonne Strahovski, Joseph Fiennes, Alexis Bledel, Madeline Brewer, Ann Dowd, O.T. Fagbenle, Max Minghella, Samira Wiley.
Summary, etc.:
A religion-based autocracy has taken over most of the United States, renaming the country Gilead. In this country women are second-class citizens. Anyone trying to escape is punished. One such person is June, who is captured while trying to escape with her husband and child and is sentenced to be a handmaid, bearing children for childless government officials. As a handmaid, June is renamed Offred. This is her story.
Target Audience Note:
TV rating: TV-MA.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Note:
In English; optional Spanish and French subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
2018 Golden Globe Award for best television series, drama.
Subject: Theocracy > Drama.
Misogyny > Drama.
Pregnancy > Social aspects > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Infertility > Drama.
Genre: Television adaptations.
Dystopian television programs.
Television series.
Fiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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