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Call the midwife. Season one. Cover Image DVD DVD

Call the midwife. Season one.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781622243112
  • ISBN: 1622243110
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Based on the book by Jennifer Worth.
DVD extras: Wimples, babies and bicycles; cast members discuss giving birth to "Call the Midwife".
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Episodes 1-3 -- disc 2. Episodes 4-6 and bonus materials.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directors, Philippa Lowthorpe, Jamie Payne.
Participant or Performer Note:
Vanessa Redgrave, Pam Ferris, Jessica Raine, Helen George, Jenny Agutter, Judy Parfitt, Miranda Hart.
Summary, etc.:
A moving, intimate, funny, and true-to-life look at the colorful stories of midwifery and families in East London in the '50s. Based on the bestselling memoirs of the late Jennifer Worth. When Jenny Lee first arrives in Poplar, she knows nothing about hardship, poverty, and life itself. But Jenny is brought up to speed fast once she joins a team of midwives who provide care to the poorest women.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region 1; full screen (16:9 enhanced); stereo.
Language Note:
In English, with English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Midwives > England > London > Drama.
Pregnant women > England > London > Drama.
Poplar (London, England) > Drama.
Genre: Historical television programs.
Fiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television series.

Available copies

  • 19 of 23 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at De Soto.


  • 1 current hold with 23 total copies.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
De Soto Public Library DVD CAL 13-237 (Text) Complete Set 33858000088665 DVD Checked out 06/03/2022

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