|aVera Drake|h[videorecording] /|cFine Line Features ; Studio Canal ; UK Film Council ; Alain Sarde and the UK Film Council present in association with Inside Track, Thin Man Films ; a Simon Channing Williams production ; a film by Mike Leigh ; producer, Alain Sarde ; produced by Simon Channing Williams ; written & directed by Mike Leigh.
|a1 videodisc (125 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aOriginally produced as a motion picture in 2004.
|aCinematography, Dick Pope ; film editor, Jim Clark ; music, Andrew Dickson.
|aImelda Staunton, Phil Davis, Peter Wight, Alex Kelly, Daniel Mays, Adrian Scarborough, Heather Craney, Eddie Marsan, Ruth Sheen, Sally Hawkins, Fenella Woolgar, Lesley Sharp, Anthony O'Donnell, Jim Broadbent.
|aVera Drake tells of a woman in 1950s England who is devoted to caring for her family, but secretly aids women who want to terminate unwanted pregnancies. When the authorities find her out, Vera's world and family life rapidly unravel.