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A suitable boy / director, Mira Najr and Shimit Amin ; written by Andrew Davies

Nair, Mira, (television director.). Amin, Shimit, (television director.). Davies, Andrew, 1936- (screenwriter.). Maniktala, Tanya, (actor.). Khattar, Ishaan, (actor.). Kakkar, Mahira, (actor.). Tabu, 1970- (actor.). Seth, Vikram, 1952- Television adaptation of (work) : Suitable boy. (Added Author). Acorn Films (Firm), (publisher.). Tanya Maniktala, Ishaan Khattar, Mahira Kakkar, Tabu. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 3 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brownstown PL - Brownstown ADVD SUITABL s.1 d.1-2 (Text) All discs - DVD 79361000121229 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD FIC SUITABLE (Text) All discs - DVD 37500005036567 New Items Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch TV DVD SUIT (Text) All discs - DVD 39391007045618 DVD TV Checked out 06/24/2021
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch NEW DVD TV ACORN SUI (Text) All discs - DVD 37516002067699 DVD New Movie Shelf -- Teen Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon TV F SUI (Text) All discs - DVD 34330513531070 AV - DVD New Release TV Series Checked out 06/21/2021

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 367 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen edition.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Acorn, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
aTitle from disc surface.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a limited miniseries television program in 2020.
Television adaptation of the novel by Vikram Seth.
Bonus: behind-the-scenes featurette.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Episodes 1-3 -- Disc 2. Episodes 4-6 -- Bonus (Behind-the-scenes featurette).
Participant or Performer Note:
Tanya Maniktala, Ishaan Khattar, Mahira Kakkar, Tabu.
Summary, etc.:
Amid the cultural upheaval of 1950s India, Lata is torn between romance and responsibility, while her wayward brother-in-law Maan has a perilous affair with a glamorous courtesan.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: not rated. "Contains violence and sexual situations" -- container insert.
System Details Note:
DVD; widescreen (2.00:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby digital.
Language Note:
aEnglish dialogue; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Man-woman relationships > India > Drama.
India > History > 1947- > Drama.
Courtesans > India > Drama.
Arranged marriage > India > Drama.
Women college students > India > Drama.
Genre: Fiction television programs.
Television mini-series.
Television adaptations.
Historical television programs.
Television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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