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Covington Branch 791.45 SPIES OF (Text) 33126017802897 DVD Available -
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (180 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2013]
  • Distributor: [England] : BBC Worldwide Ltd.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Alan Furst.
Originally produced in 2013 as a television mini-series.
Special features: "David Tennant on Spies of Warsaw" featurette (10 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Written by Dick Clement, Ian La Frenais ; directed by Coky Giedroyć ; executive producer, Richard Fell ; a Fresh Pictures and Apple Film Production co-production for BBC and TVP in association with BBC Worldwide.
Director of photography, Wojciech Szepel ; editor, Gareth C. Scales ; music composed by Rob Lane ; production designer, Tom Burton ; costume designer, Edward K. Gibbon.
Participant or Performer Note:
David Tennant, Janet Montgomery, Marcin Dorociński, Mirosław Zbrojewicz, Burn Gorman, Radoslaw Kaim, Linda Bassett, Allan Corduner, Anton Lesser, Jan Pohl, Richard Lintern, Julian Glover, Fenella Woolgar, Tuppence Middleton, Tusse Silberg.
Summary, etc.:
Set in Poland, Paris and Berlin in the years leading up to the Second World War. At the French embassy in Warsaw, Colonel Jean-Francois Mercier, is drawn into a world of abduction, betrayal and intrigue in the diplomatic salons and back alleys of the city. At the same time, he is involved in a passionate love affair with a Parisian woman of Polish heritage. Risking his life, Mercier works in the shadows amid a remarkable cast of characters, some known to him as spies, some never to be revealed.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (2.70:1) presentation; Dolby digital stereo.
Language Note:
Optional English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Military attachés > Drama.
Warsaw (Poland) > Drama.
Genre: Action and adventure television programs.

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