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The handmaid's tale Season one
Publication Information:
Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2018]

Physical Description:
3 videodiscs (525 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience:
Rating: TVMA.
Language Note:
English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
General Note:
Title from disc surface.

Special features: Script to screen; Hope in Gilead.

Based on Margaret Atwood's award-winning, best-selling novel.

Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program on Hulu in 2017.

Wide screen (1.78:1).
2018 Golden Globe Award for best television series, drama.
Offred -- Birth day -- Late -- Nolite te bastardes carborundorum -- Faithful -- woman's place -- other side -- Jezebels -- bridge -- Night.
A religion-based autocracy has taken over most of the United States, renaming the country Gilead. In this country women are second-class citizens. Anyone trying to escape is punished. One such person is June, who is captured while trying to escape with her husband and child and is sentenced to be a handmaid, bearing children for childless government officials. As a handmaid, June is renamed Offred.
Added Uniform Title:
Container of (work): Handmaid's tale (Television program). Season 1.