The last place on earth. The complete epic miniseries [videorecording] / ITV Studios Home Entertainment ; Central Productions in association with Renegade Films ; screenplay, Trevor Griffiths ; produced by Tim van Rellim ; director, Ferdinand Fairfax
- [Canada?] : ITV Studios, 
Richmond Hill, Ont. : Distributed by BFS Entertainment & Multimedia Ltd.
- Copyright Date:
- Physical Description:
- 3 videodiscs (390 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Additional Creators:
- Griffiths, Trevor, 1935-
Van Rellim, Tim
Shaw, Martin, 1945-
Ousdal, Sverre Anker, 1944-
Moore, Stephen, 1937-
Sydow, Max von, 1929-
Nighy, Bill, 1949-
Jones, Trevor, 1949 March 23-
Huntford, Roland, 1927-
BFS Entertainment & Multimedia Ltd
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
ITV Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
- Poles apart -- Minor diversions -- Leading men -- Gentlemen and players -- The glories of the race -- Forgone conclusion -- Rejoice.
- Tells the story of the race to the South Pole in 1911 between rival explorers: the Englishman Scott and the Norwegian Amundsen. In an effort to be the first to plant his country's flag at the South Pole, Scott and Amundsen undertook a 1,500-mile trek across the frozen wastes of Antarctica, facing danger, extreme suffering, and death.
- Related Titles:
- Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
Glories of the race
- Title from container.
Originally broadcast on PBS in 1985 as a television mini-series.
Based on the book: Scott and Amundsen / by Roland Huntford.
"A Masterpiece Theatre presentation"--Container.
- Creation/Production Credits Note:
- Director of photography, John Coquillon ; music, Trevor Jones.
- Participant/Performer Note:
- Martin Shaw, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Stephen Moore, Susan Wooldridge, Max Von Sydow, Hugh Grant, Bill Nighy.
- Technical Details:
- DVD ; Dobly Digital.
- No public performance rights. Classroom instruction and home use permitted.
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