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Title Their finest [videorecording] / BBC Films presents ; Wales Screen and Pinewood Pictures present ; in association with Hanway Films and Ripken Productions ; in association with Film Väst and Filmgate Films ; a Woolley/Posey, Wildgaze/Number 9 production ; a film by Lone Scherfig ; screenplay by Gaby Chiappe ; produced by Finola Dwyer, Elizabeth Karlsen, Stephen Woolley, Amanda Posey ; directed by Lone Scherfig.

Publication Info. Santa Monica, California : Lionsgate, [2017]
Package design and summary: ©2017


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
Description 1 videodisc (117 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical surround DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 rda
video file Blu-Ray region A rda
Motion picture
System Details Blu-ray, region A, 1080p High Definition, widescreen (16x9, 2.40:1) presentation; 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio; requires Blu-ray player.
Cast Gemma Arterton, Sam Claflin, Bill Nighy, Jack Huston, Helen McCrory, Eddie Marsan, Jake Lacy, Rachael Stirling, Henry Goodman, Paul Ritter, Richard E. Grant.
Credits Music, Rachel Portman ; editor, Lucia Zucchetti ; director of photography, Sebastian Blenkov.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Based on the novel Their finest hour and a half / by Lissa Evans.
Widescreen (16x9, 2.40:1).
Audience Rating: R; for some language and a scene of sexuality.
Summary In 1940 set in London, the story is an ode to how women played a major role in boosting national morale during the Blitz of London in the second world war.
Note Special features: Flickers of hope: the making of Their finest; audio commentary with director Lone Scherfig.
Language English dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject Great Britain. Ministry of Information -- Employees -- Drama.
Great Britain. Ministry of Information. (OCoLC)fst00556520
Bombardment of London (England : 1940-1945) (OCoLC)fst01352087
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Chronological Term 1939-1945
Subject Women screenwriters -- England -- London -- Drama.
Motion pictures in propaganda -- Drama.
Motion pictures -- Production and direction -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- England -- Drama.
Women and war -- Drama.
Employees. (OCoLC)fst00909111
Man-woman relationships. (OCoLC)fst01007080
Military campaigns. (OCoLC)fst01710190
Motion pictures in propaganda. (OCoLC)fst01027466
Motion pictures -- Production and direction. (OCoLC)fst01027357
Women and war. (OCoLC)fst01177123
Women screenwriters. (OCoLC)fst01178516
London (England) -- History -- Bombardment, 1940-1945 -- Drama.
England. (OCoLC)fst01219920
England -- London. (OCoLC)fst01204271
Genre/Form Historical films.
Feature films.
Comedy films.
Romance films.
War films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Comedy films. (OCoLC)fst01710291
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Fiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710264
Film adaptations. (OCoLC)fst01710491
Historical films. (OCoLC)fst01710314
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Romance films. (OCoLC)fst01710332
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01710450
War films. (OCoLC)fst01710402
Added Author Scherfig, Lone, 1959- film director.
Chiappe, Gaby, screenwriter.
Dwyer, Finola, film producer.
Karlsen, Elizabeth, film producer.
Woolley, Stephen, film producer.
Posey, Amanda, film producer.
Arterton, Gemma, actor.
Claflin, Sam, 1986- actor.
Nighy, Bill, 1949- actor.
Huston, Jack, 1982- actor.
McCrory, Helen, actor.
Marsan, Eddie, actor.
Lacy, Jake, actor.
Stirling, Rachael, 1977- actor.
Goodman, Henry, 1950- actor.
Ritter, Paul (Actor), actor.
Grant, Richard E., 1957- actor.
Portman, Rachel, composer (expression)
Zucchetti, Lucia, editor of moving image work.
Blenkov, Sebastian, 1972- director of photography.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Evans, Lissa. Their finest hour and a half.
BBC Films, presenter.
Wales Screen (Firm), presenter.
Pinewood Pictures, presenter.
HanWay (Firm), presenter.
Ripken Productions, presenter.
Film i Väst (Firm), presenter.
Filmgate Films, presenter.
Wildgaze Films, production company.
Number 9 Films, production company.
Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Standard No. 031398265979
ISBN 9786316887016
Music No. 52283 Lionsgate

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