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Dead still. / produced by Deadpan Pictures in co-production with Shaftesbury for RTÉ and Acorn Media Enterprises ; produced in association with Rogers Media Inc. in association with ZDF Enterprises ; an Ireland-Canada Treaty co-production ; created and written by John Morton ; story by John Morton and Imogen Murphy ; directed by Imogen Murphy, Craig David Wallace ; producer, Suzanne McAuley ; series producer, Paul Donovan.

Murphy, Imogen, (television director.). Wallace, Craig David, (television director.). McAuley, Suzanne, (television producer.). Morton, John, 1983- (creator,, screenwriter.). Smiley, Michael, 1963- (actor.). O'Higgins, Eileen, (actor.). Logan, Kerr, (actor.). O'Hare, Aidan, (actor.). Donovan, Martin, 1957- (actor.). Deadpan Pictures (Firm), (production company.). Acorn Media (Firm), (publisher.). Michael Smiley, Eileen O'Higgins, Kerr Logan, Aidan O'Hare, Martin Donovan. (Cast).

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Allentown Public Library System.
  • 0 of 3 copies available at Lehigh Valley Library System.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Allentown Public Library DVD DEAD (Text) 34455006782292 New Adult DVD Fiction Checked Out 05/12/2021

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (296 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, [2020]
  • Distributor: [Silver Spring, Maryland] : distributed exclusively by RLJ Entertainment, Inc.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally broadcast as a television mini-series in 2020.
Wide screen.
Bonus: Behind-the-scenes feature (63 min.)
Participant or Performer Note:
Michael Smiley, Eileen O'Higgins, Kerr Logan, Aidan O'Hare, Martin Donovan.
Summary, etc.:
Brock Blennerhasset makes a living out of photographing the dead in Victorian Ireland. When a series of murders threatens to sully Blennerhasset's reputation, a tenacious detective drags him into an investigation of Dublin's criminal underbelly. Set within the fascinating historical period of postmortem portraiture, this darkly comic series blends murder mystery with delightfully macabre humor.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated. "Contains strong language, violence, sexual situations, drug use, and disturbing images."
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen 16:9; 5.1 Dolby digital.
Language Note:
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Photographers > Ireland > Drama.
Postmortem photography > Drama.
Murder > Ireland > Drama.
Cameras > Drama.
Parapsychology > Ireland > Drama.
Demonology > Ireland > Drama.
Genre: Detective and mystery television programs.
Dark comedy television programs.
Television comedies.
Historical television programs.
Television crime shows.
Television programs.
Television mini-series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television programs for the hearing impaired.

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