Georgetown Peabody Library

Suffragette., Focus Features ; Pathé ; Film4 ; BFI ; Ingenious Media ; produced by Alison Owen and Faye Ward ; written by Abi Morgan ; directed by Sarah Gavron, Widescreen

Inspired by true events, a moving drama exploring the passion and heartbreak of the women who risked everything in their fight for equality in early 20th century Britain. The story centers on Maud, a working wife and mother whose life is forever changed when she is secretly recruited to join the U.K.'s growing suffragette movement. Galvanized by the outlaw fugitive Emmeline Pankhurst, Maud becomes an activist for the cause alongside women from all walks of life
DVD release of the 2015 motion picture
Physical description
1 videodisc (1 hr., 47 min.), sound, color, 4 3/4 in.
Specific material designation

Library Locations

  • Georgetown Peabody Library

    2 Maple Street, Georgetown, MA, 01833, US