WorldCat Identities

Ferris, Pam

Overview
Works: 66 works in 291 publications in 4 languages and 20,860 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Television adaptations  Television series  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Historical television programs  Comedy films  Medical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pam Ferris
Call the midwife by Vanessa Redgrave( Visual )

61 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 3,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season Two continues to follow Jenny and the other midwives as they deal with all the problems the neighborhood of Poplar has to throw at them. A fascinating portrayal of birth, life, death and a community on the brink of huge social change, Call the Midwife offers a gripping insight into a way of life that is so drastically different from how we live now
Children of men by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 2,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's youngest citizen has just died at 18, and humankind is facing the likelihood of its own extinction. Set in and around a dystopian London fractious with violence and warring nationalistic sects, Children of Men follows the unexpected discovery of a lone pregnant woman and the desperate journey to deliver her to safety and restore faith for a future beyond those presently on Earth
Matilda by Danny DeVito( Visual )

23 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Matilda is an extraordinary young girl who had the misfortune of being born into a family that doesn't appreciate her and a world that doesn't understand that kids can be powerful too. But she's about to discover that a little magic can go a long way - and that you don't have to get mad to get even"--Container. Suggested level: primary
Call the midwife( Visual )

9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moving, intimate, funny, and true-to-life look at the colorful stories of midwifery and families in East London in the '50s. Based on the bestselling memoirs of the late Jennifer Worth. When Jenny Lee first arrives in Poplar, she knows nothing about hardship, poverty, and life itself. But Jenny is brought up to speed fast once she joins a team of midwives who provide care to the poorest women
Our mutual friend by Charles Dickens( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of two turbulent love affairs plays out amidst a tangled web of wealth, corruption, passion and betrayal in 1860s London
Call the midwife( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now nearing the 1960s, the community enters a new time of social change, while stories of birth, life and death continue to touch your heart. Will live-wire Nurse Trixie marry her young curate? What new project calls for a heart as big as Chummy's? How will Sister Evangelina react to two new nurses? And why does Sister Julienne appear so unsettled by a mystery benefactor?
Call the midwife( Visual )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beloved nurses and nuns of Nonnatus House return to warm your heart as they care for the poorest women in London's East End. Life never stands still as the midwives face surprise pregnancy, disease, blossoming romance and missing friends
Turn of the screw by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry James' chilling ghost tale about a governess hired by a charming bachelor to look after two young children in a grand mansion in rural England where sinister events place their lives in jeopardy
Rosemary & Thyme by Granada International Media Limited( Visual )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains two episodes from the first series of Rosemary & Thyme
Rosemary & Thyme( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme, two middle-aged women, make a fresh start by opening a gardening business. Mysteries grow around these two gardening sleuths as they dig up trouble on the job and use investigative skills to get to the bottom of things. Series two includes episodes set in gardens on the French Riviera and Italy's Lugurian coast in addition to several fabulous gardens in England
Doc Martin : the movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doc Martin: The doctor flees to a coastal village to reassess his marriage and his career
Death to Smoochy( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venom-laced and the raucous rivalry of scandalized former kid-show host Rainbow Randolph and his squeaky-clean replacement, Sheldon Mopes, a.k.a. Smoochy the Rhino. Randolph is insanely obsessed with getting his job back, but Smoochy's a smash, and their war for kid-vid supremacy places a jaded "KidNet" producer in the middle of a Rainbow/Rhino smackdown
Rosemary & Thyme( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stunning locations at home and abroad provide the backdrop for this hit British mystery series. From their former careers as a university plant biologist and a police officer, Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme bring unique investigative talents to their horticultural and human mysteries. Their unobtrusive presence in the garden gives them unique access to secrets other detectives might miss--and that murderers would rather not reveal
Midsomer murders( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cozy villages of Midsomer County reveal their most sinister secrets in these contemporary British television mysteries. Death in the slow lane: A classic car show becomes a crime scene after a grisly death. Dark secrets: Barnaby and Jones investigate the suspicious death of a social services employee. Echoes of the dead: The detectives look into a series of copycat murders. the oblong murders: Jones goes undercover to investigate a local new-age cult
Saving Santa( Visual )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lowly stable elf (Martin Freeman) must travel back in time to save Santa's Kingdom from the evil billionaire scoundrel Neville Baddington (Tim Curry)
The tale of Pigling Bland and other stories by Beatrix Potter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pigling Bland's trip to market becomes an unexpected adventure when he meets Pig-wig, a lovely little pig who has been stolen, and offers to help her escape from the wicked farmer. The mischievous Tom Kitten falls into the grasp of a fat, greedy rat called Samuel Whiskers, who wants to enjoy Kitten Dumpling for his dinner. The enchanting story of a tailor working on a magnificent coat for the Mayor of Gloucester. When the tailor falls ill, the coat is mysteriously completed by secret helpers
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry, Ron and Hermione, now teenagers, return for their third year at Hogwarts. There they are forced to face escaped prisoner, Sirius Black, who poses a great threat to Harry. In addition to new experiences, Harry must overcome the threats of Dementors, outsmart a werewolf and finally deal with the truth about Sirius and his relationship with his parents. Harry and friends master advanced magic classes, cross time barriers and change the course of more than one life
The darling buds of May( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the 1950's and Sidney "Pop" Larkin has managed to avoid paying taxes for practically his entire working life. He embarks on a number of ill-fated entrepreneurial ventures and his daughter causes more than one head to turn with her flirtatious ways. But the flamboyant Larkins are thoroughly devoted to each other in good times and bad
The rector's wife( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spirited women in a dying marriage decides, after 20 years of meeting demands of her husbands parishioners, that she has to save herself
Rosemary & Thyme( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glorious gardens and classic whodunits combine in a hit British series seen on public television. Rosemary Boxer is a former professor. Laura Thyme is a former policewoman. They share a passion for horticulture and a talent for sleuthing. Filmed on location in English and European countryside settings, the collection includes all 3 series
 
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Our mutual friendTurn of the screwRosemary & ThymeRosemary & ThymeHarry Potter and the Prisoner of AzkabanThe darling buds of May