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Orange is the new black. Season one / a Netflix Original Series ; Lionsgate Television ; Tilted Productions ; created by Jenji Kohan ; directed by Michael Trim [and six others] ; written by Jenji Kohan [and seven others] ; executive producer Jenji Kohan, Liz Friedman.

Kohan, Jenji, 1969- creator, television producer, screenwriter. (Added Author). Trim, Michael, television director. (Added Author). Friedman, Liz, television producer. (Added Author). Briezewitz, Uta, television director. (Added Author). Foster, Jodie, television director. (Added Author). McCarthy, Andrew, 1962- television director. (Added Author). Abraham, Phil, television director. (Added Author). Penn, Matt, television director. (Added Author). Makris, Constantine, television director. (Added Author). Ramirez, M. (Marco) (Added Author). Heder, Sian, screenwriter. (Added Author). Lennon, Gary, screenwriter. (Added Author). Jones, Nick, screenwriter. (Added Author). Morelli, Lauren, screenwriter. (Added Author). Hess, Sara, screenwriter. (Added Author). Herrmann, Tara, screenwriter. (Added Author). Schilling, Taylor, 1984- actor. (Added Author). Brooks, Danielle, actor. (Added Author). Manning, Taryn, actor. (Added Author). Garland, Joel, actor. (Added Author). Carlson, Eric J., actor. (Added Author). Myles, Emma, actor. (Added Author). Pimentel, Jessica, actor. (Added Author). Guerrero, Diane, actor. (Added Author). Savage, Abigail, actor. (Added Author). Prepon, Laura, 1980- actor. (Added Author). Foster, Lolita, actor. (Added Author). Reiner, Alysiz, actor. (Added Author). Harney, Michael J., actor. (Added Author). Hurst, Michelle, actor. (Added Author). Mulgrew, Kate, 1955- actor. (Added Author). Biggs, Jason, 1978- actor. (Added Author). Lyonne, Natasha, actor. (Added Author). Schreiber, Pablo, actor. (Added Author). Kerman, Piper. Television adaptation of (work): Orange is the new black. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 4 videodiscs (approximately 730 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, California : Lions Gate Entertainment, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally made available for online streaming by Netflix in 2013.
Based on the memoir Orange is the new black : my year in a woman's prison by Piper Kerman.
Special features: 4 featurettes: New kid on the cell block, Mother hen: Red runs the coop, It's tribal, Prison rules; gag reel; audio commentaries.
Formatted Contents Note: I wasn't ready / written by Jenji Kohan ; directed by Michael Trim -- Tit punch / written by Marco Ramirez ; directed by Uta Briesewitz -- Lesbian request denied / written by Sian Heder ; directed by Jodie Foster -- Imaginary enemies / written by Gary Lennon ; directed by Michael Trim -- The chickening / written by Nick Jones ; directed by Andrew McCarthy -- Wac pack / written by Lauren Morelli ; directed by Michael Trim -- Blood donut / written by Sara Hess ; directed by Matt Penn -- Moscow mule / written by Marco Ramirez ; directed by Phil Abraham -- F*cksgiving / written by Sian Heder ; directed by Michael Trim -- Bora bora bora / written by Nick Jones ; directed by Andrew McCarthy -- Tall men with feelings / written by Lauren Morelli ; directed by Constantine Makris -- Fool me once / written by Sara Hess ; directed by Andrew McCarthy -- Can't fix crazy / written by Tara Herrmann and Jenji Kohan ; directed by Michael Trim .
Participant or Performer Note: Taylor Schilling, Danielle Brooks, Taryn Manning, Joel Garland, Eric J. Carlson, Emma Myles, Jessica Pimentel, Diane Guerrero, Abigail Savage, Laura Prepon, Lolita Foster, Alysiz Reiner, Michael J. Harney, Michelle Hurst, Kate Mulgrew, Jason Biggs, Natasha Lyonne, Pablo Schreiber.
Summary, etc.: Brooklynite Piper Chapman, whose wild past comes back to haunt her and results in her arrest and detention in a federal penitentiary. To pay her debt to society, Piper trades her comfortable New York life for an orange prison jumpsuit and finds unexpected conflict and camaraderie amidst an eccentric group of inmates.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1 ; 16x9) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital.
Language Note: In English or dubbed French; English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Source of Description Note: Title from disc surface.
Subject: Federal Correctional Institution (Danbury, Conn.) > Drama.
Women prisoners > Connecticut > Danbury > Drama.
Reformatories for women > Connecticut > Danbury > Drama.
Genre: Fiction television programs.
Dark comedy television programs.

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