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The 1900 house

Title
The 1900 house [videorecording] / a Wall to Wall Television Production for Channel Four in association with Thirteen/WNET, New York ; series producer, Simon Shaw.
ISBN
0780631854 :
Published
[Alexandria, VA] : PBS Home Video, 2000, c1999.
Physical Description
2 videocassettes (ca. 4 hrs.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Notes
First broadcast as a mini-series on British television in 1999.
Narrator, Henry Strozier ; historical consultant, Daru Rooke ; version producer, Sophie Theunissen ; music, The Fratelli Brothers ; directors (vary with episodes), Jonathan Barker, Caroline Ross-Pirie, Simon Shaw.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Summary
Just how good were the good old days? Travel back in time with the Bowler family, smitten by the idea of experiencing the Victorian lifestyle right down to corsets, chamber pots and cutthroat razors, as they turn back the calendar to spring of 1900. Their eye-opening experiences of the grueling demands of a bygone era help them to understand another era with an exceptional clarity and a unique perspective.
Variant and related titles
Title on container: 1900 house : an extraordinary living experiment
Nineteen hundred house
Extraordinary living experiment
Format
Images / Video & Film
Language
English
Added to Catalog
September 10, 2002
Credits
Narrator, Henry Strozier ; historical consultant, Daru Rooke ; version producer, Sophie Theunissen ; music, The Fratelli Brothers ; directors (vary with episodes), Jonathan Barker, Caroline Ross-Pirie, Simon Shaw.
Performers
Paul Bowler, Joyce Bowler.
System details note
VHS.
Contents
The time machine
A rude awakening
A woman's place
The end of an era.
Videorecording number
B8297 PBS Home Video
Also listed under
Bowler, Paul.
Bowler, Joyce.
Shaw, Simon.
Theunissen, Sophie.
Barker, Jonathan, television director.
Pirie, Caroline Ross, television director.
Strozier, Henry.
Rooke, Daru.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Channel Four (Great Britain)
PBS Home Video.
Wall to Wall Television.
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