George Gently. Series 8 / Company Pictures ; directors, Robert del Maestro, Bryn Higgins ; created for television by Peter Flannery.
Contributor(s): Flannery, Peter [creator.] | Del Maestro, Robert [television director.] | Higgins, Bryn [television director.] | Shaw, Martin [actor.] | Ingleby, Lee [actor.] | McGrillis, Lisa [actor.] | Company Pictures (Firm) [production company.] | Acorn Media (Firm) [publisher.].Material type: FilmPublisher: [Silver Spring, Maryland] : Acorn Media, Description: 2 videodiscs (186 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscUniform titles: Inspector George Gently (Television program). Series 8. Subject(s): Gently, George, Inspector (Fictitious character) -- Drama | Murder -- Investigation -- Drama | Gently, George, Inspector (Fictitious character) | Murder -- InvestigationGenre/Form: Detective and mystery television programs. | Drama. | Fiction television programs. | Historical television programs. | Television adaptations. | Television series. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Detective and mystery television programs. | Fiction television programs. | Television series. | Television adaptations. | Historical television programs. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.45/75
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DVD, 16:9 widescreen; 5.1 Dolby digital.
English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Martin Shaw, Lee Ingleby, Lisa McGrillis.
Based on the novels by Alan Hunter.
The eight season moves into the 1970s, with DCI George Gently facing retirement. In the opening episode Gently discovers the victim's wife was convicted of the murder eight years ago, he decides to re-open the case; a controversial move. But DI Bacchus opposes Gently's decision, not least because he worked as a DS on the original investigation and putting mentor and prot�eg�e at complete odds.
Bonus features: interviews with cast and crew; behind-the scenes.
Disc 1. Gently liberated -- disc 2. Gently and the new age.
Directed by Robert del Maestro and Bryn Higgins ; written by Charlotte Wolf and Robert Murphy ; produced by Dominic Barlow.