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Chernobyl : a 5-part miniseries / HBO Miniseries presents ; in association with Sky ; a Sister Pictures production ; a Mighty Mint production ; a Word Games production ; produced by Sanne Wohlenberg ; created by Craig Mazin ; written by Craig Mazin ; directed by Johan Renck.

Available copies

  • 4 of 6 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 3 of 5 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

1 current hold with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Detroit Lakes Public Library DVD CHE (Text) 33500013139761 Main Checked out 02/22/2020
Hawley Public Library DVD CHE (Text) 33500013139753 Main Available -
Mahnomen Public Library DVD CHE (Text) 33500013139779 Main Checked out 02/26/2020
Moorhead Public Library DVD CHE (Text) 33500013140223 Main Available -
Moorhead Public Library DVD CHE (Text) 33500013140884 Main Available -
Thief River Falls Public Library DVD CHE (Text) 35500005628290 New Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 321 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Los Angeles, CA] : HBO Home Entertainment, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally broadcast on television by HBO in 2019.
Wide screen (2.00:1).
Bonus features: Inside the episode; Behind-the-curtain featurette; Meet the key players; What is Chernobyl?; Pivotal moment: the trial; Script-to-screen featurette.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. 1.23:45 -- Please remain calm -- Open wide, o Earth -- Disc 2. The happiness of all mankind -- Vichnaya Pamyat.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Hildur Guðnadóttir ; cinematographer, Jakob Ihre ; editor, Jinx Godfrey, Simon Smith.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jared Harris, Stellan Skarsgård, Emily Watson, Paul Ritter, Jessie Buckley, Adam Nagaitis, Con O'Neill, Adrian Rawlins, Sam Troughton, Robert Emms, David Dencik, Mark Lewis Jones, Alan Williams, Alex Ferns, Ralph Ineson, Barry Keoghan, Fares Fares, Michael McElhatton.
Summary, etc.:
In April 1986, an explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics becomes one of the world's worst man-made catastrophes. This gripping 5-part HBO miniseries tells the powerful and visceral story of this event and its aftermath.
Target Audience Note:
TV rating: TV-MA.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen (2.00:1) presentation; Dolby Audio 5.1, Dolby Audio 2.0.
Language Note:
In English, French, or Latin Spanish; French or Latin Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Source of Description Note:
Title from disc surface.
Subject: Chernobyl Nuclear Accident, Chornobylʹ, Ukraine, 1986 > Drama.
Nuclear power plants > Accidents > Drama.
Chernobyl Nuclear Accident (Chornobylʹ, Ukraine : 1986)
Nuclear power plants > Accidents.
Ukraine > Chornobylʹ.
Genre: Drama.
Fiction television programs.
Historical television programs.
Television mini-series.
Television mini-series.
Fiction television programs.
Historical television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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