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The secret diaries of Miss Anne Lister [videorecording]

BBC Worldwide Ltd. An Oxford Film and Television production for BBC ; produced by Mark Bentley ; written by Jane English ; directed by James Kent.
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
Anne Lister is a landowning woman who defied the conventions of her 19th century life to great scandal, for Anne was a lesbian. Her affair with 'soul mate' Marianna Belcombe keeps society guessing but when it is announced that Marianna is to be married to the older, corpulent and wealthy Charles Lawton, Anne is distraught. And so she begins a string of relationships.
Director
James Kent
Performer(s)
Maxine Peake, Anna Madeley, Susan Lynch, Gemma Jones, Christine Bottomley.
Release Date
2010
Run Time
91 min.
Language
English SDH; Closed-captioned.
Rating
Rating: Not rated.
Notes
Originally released as a motion picture in 2010.
Special features: The real Anne Lister with Sue Perkins; Maxine Peake in conversation with the director James Kent.
ISBN(s)
9780780671089, 0780671082,
Published
[United States] :BBC Worldwide Ltd. ;Burbank, CA :distributed by Warner Home Video ,2012.
Publisher no.
1000181468 BBC Video
Description
1 videodisc (ca. 91 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. DVD, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, NTSC.
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