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Testament of youth

Testament of youth

Brittain, Vera, book author; Campbell, Cheryl, actor; Wenham, Jane, actor; Burgon, Geoffrey, music; Armstrong, Moira, director; James, Emrys, actor

1979 adaptation of Vera Brittain's autobiography. In 1913, Brittain (Cheryl Campbell) is set to take up a place at Oxford University, but with the outbreak of the Great War instead opts to become a volunteer nurse, working at the Western Front. Here Brittain witnesses the harsh realities of war first hand, undergoing a series of horrific experiences which will have a lasting influence on her life

DVD. English. Television : Drama.
Published Acorn Media UK, 2010
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Statement of responsibility: director, Moira Armstrong; producer, Jonathan Powell; writer, Elaine Morgan
EAN: 5036193097669
BBFC classification: PG
Note: Extras to be confirmed, Region 2, 2 disc(s), Interactive menus, Languages (English).
Note: Made in 1979.
Note: Based on the autobiography by Vera Brittain.
Note: Credits: music, Geoffrey Burgon.
Note: DVDN.
Performers: Cast: Cheryl Campbell, Jane Wenham, Emrys James, Rupert Frazer, Rosalie Crutchley, Joanna McCallum, Michael Troughton, Peter Woodward, Tony Brooks.
Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (275 min.) : col.
System: DVD.
Other Number: 5036193097669
Publisher Number: AV9766