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British Art and Artists, Black on White. A review of some British cartoons and caricatures of the last 200 years
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produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in British Art and Artists (England: Arts Council England, 1954), 27 mins
Political caricature in Britain, featuring the work of William Hogarth (1697-1764), James Gillray (1757-1815), George Cruikshank (1792-1878), Australian-born Will Dyson (1880-1938), New Zealander, David Low (1891-1963), and others.
produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in British Art and Artists (England: Arts Council England, 1954), 27 mins
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Hidden Treasures - Inside the National Library of Australia, Captain Cook's Tragic Death
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directed by John Hughes, fl. 1975; produced by John Hughes, fl. 1975, in Hidden Treasures - Inside the National Library of Australia (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2008), 6 mins
Captain James Cook's untimely return to Hawaii in 1779, 10 days after he had left, ended with his violent death, the details of which are portrayed in numerous illustrations in the National Library collection. Many artists, including the official artist for the voyage, John Webber, recreated the scene in the years...
directed by John Hughes, fl. 1975; produced by John Hughes, fl. 1975, in Hidden Treasures - Inside the National Library of Australia (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2008), 6 mins
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Hidden Treasures - Inside the National Library of Australia, South Sea Islander in London
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directed by John Hughes, fl. 1975; produced by John Hughes, fl. 1975, in Hidden Treasures - Inside the National Library of Australia (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2008), 6 mins
A young Tahitian warrior named Omai enlisted as a crew member during Captain James Cook's second circumnavigation of the world. On his arrival in London in 1774 he was welcomed into the highest social circles. England's most sought-after 18th century painter, Sir Joshua Reynolds, painted his portrait in 1774, for...
directed by John Hughes, fl. 1975; produced by John Hughes, fl. 1975, in Hidden Treasures - Inside the National Library of Australia (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2008), 6 mins
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Make, Create, Innovate, Episode 10, Architecture
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presented by Nick Glass, fl. 2010; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Make, Create, Innovate, Episode 10 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 12 mins
We explore how technology is changing the way we design and construct the world around us. We explore how robots and artificial intelligence are ushering in a new era of computational architecture at ETH Zurich, where shapes, forms and buildings are conceived and created by machines. We then meet the CalTech profe...
presented by Nick Glass, fl. 2010; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Make, Create, Innovate, Episode 10 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 12 mins
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Masterworks: National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh, David Wilkie - William Bethune, his Wife and Daughter
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directed by Reiner Moritz, 1938-, in Masterworks: National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh (Germany: ArtHaus Musik, 2012), 10 mins
'1000 Masterpieces from the Great Museums of the World' is one of the most successful TV series about art. The original, with improved image quality, takes us on a fascinating journey through the history of art. Comprehensively illustrated and compellingly presented – the well-known authors of five short art sur...
directed by Reiner Moritz, 1938-, in Masterworks: National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh (Germany: ArtHaus Musik, 2012), 10 mins
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Museum Secrets, Series 3, Episode 5, Smithsonian
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directed by David Langer, fl. 2013, in Museum Secrets, Series 3, Episode 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 43 mins

The incredible stories behind the world's greatest treasures.

Why is a Vatican masterpiece covered in heretical graffiti? How does the Louvre protect the Mona Lisa? Why did Napoleon commission a painting full of lies? Museum Secrets travels to the world's most famous museums in search of weird, wonderful, amazing...

directed by David Langer, fl. 2013, in Museum Secrets, Series 3, Episode 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 43 mins
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Museum Secrets, Series 3, Episode 6, Chateau Versailles
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directed by Lara J. Fitzgerald, fl. 2013, in Museum Secrets, Series 3, Episode 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 43 mins
The incredible stories behind the world's greatest treasures Why is a Vatican masterpiece covered in heretical graffiti? How does the Louvre protect the Mona Lisa? Why did Napoleon commission a painting full of lies? Museum Secrets travels to the world's most famous museums in search of weird, wonderful, amazing...
directed by Lara J. Fitzgerald, fl. 2013, in Museum Secrets, Series 3, Episode 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 43 mins
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Museum Secrets, Series 3, Episode 7, Royal Museums Greenwich
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directed by Rebecca Snow, fl. 1978-2013, in Museum Secrets, Series 3, Episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 43 mins
The incredible stories behind the world's greatest treasures Why is a Vatican masterpiece covered in heretical graffiti? How does the Louvre protect the Mona Lisa? Why did Napoleon commission a painting full of lies? Museum Secrets travels to the world's most famous museums in search of weird, wonderful, amazing...
directed by Rebecca Snow, fl. 1978-2013, in Museum Secrets, Series 3, Episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 43 mins
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Sister Wendy's Story of Painting, 7, Revolution
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produced by John Silver, in Sister Wendy's Story of Painting, 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1996), 29 mins
Sister Wendy Beckett visits the world's art galleries to tell the history of painting. Even the most familiar of paintings take on a vivid new lease of life when viewed through this art enthusiast's eyes. In this episode, paintings from the era of the French Revolution are discussed.
produced by John Silver, in Sister Wendy's Story of Painting, 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1996), 29 mins
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Contrasts, Joseph Wright of Derby. The Spectacle of Light
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directed by Catherine Collis, fl. 1981-2014; produced by Jim Berrow, fl. 1989, Central Television Production, in Contrasts (England: Arts Council England, 1990), 25 mins
The work of English landscape and portrait painter, Joseph Wright (1734-1797), his documenting of the Industrial Revolution, and his fascination with the effects of light.
directed by Catherine Collis, fl. 1981-2014; produced by Jim Berrow, fl. 1989, Central Television Production, in Contrasts (England: Arts Council England, 1990), 25 mins
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