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Civilizations, Episode 4, Encounters
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directed by Ian Leese, fl. 1993; presented by David Olusoga, fl. 1999; produced by Ian Leese, fl. 1993, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 mins
See how seafaring advances and a thirst for trade and exploration sent human beings around the planet. Distant and disparate cultures met for the first time, and art became the great interface by which civilizations understood each other.
directed by Ian Leese, fl. 1993; presented by David Olusoga, fl. 1999; produced by Ian Leese, fl. 1993, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 54 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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Museum Secrets, Series 1, 4, Inside the Egyptian Museum
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directed by Paul Kilback, fl. 2001-2013, in Museum Secrets, Series 1, 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 53 mins
We search for the lost tomb of Ramesses the Great, then, guided by a mummy's head wounds, we recreate the last moments of an ancient king to discover if he was a brave man or a coward. We visit the stomping grounds of Indiana Jones to discover how a poor Pharaoh amassed a hoard of gold to rival King Tut, then ente...
directed by Paul Kilback, fl. 2001-2013, in Museum Secrets, Series 1, 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 53 mins
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Museum Secrets, Series 1, 6, Inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art
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directed by Gary Lang, fl. 1996-2014, in Museum Secrets, Series 1, 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 47 mins
We examine the armor of Henry VIII to discover how he got so fat and crazy, then enter New York high-society to reveal how a nude sculpture led to a brutal murder. Inside a vast Egyptian temple, enclosed within the museum's walls, we search a secret chamber to discover why the temple's statues celebrate the foreig...
directed by Gary Lang, fl. 1996-2014, in Museum Secrets, Series 1, 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 47 mins
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Museum Secrets, Series 2, 3, Inside Mexico's National Museum of Anthropology
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directed by Rebecca Snow, fl. 1978-2013, in Museum Secrets, Series 2, 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 42 mins
This impressive modern museum, visited by 2 million people every year, tells the story of Mexico from before the Aztec civilization to the Spanish conquest. In this episode, a chemical engineer and some Mexican athletes help us discover whether the rubber ball used on the ancient Aztec playing field contained a hu...
directed by Rebecca Snow, fl. 1978-2013, in Museum Secrets, Series 2, 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 42 mins
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Museum Secrets, Series 3, Episode 2, Israel Museum in Jerusalem
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directed by David Langer, fl. 2013, in Museum Secrets, Series 3, Episode 2 (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 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 43 mins
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Nature of Things, Turning to Dust: Preserving Our Books
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directed by David Murray; produced by David Murray, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, in Nature of Things (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1990), 45 mins
There's a quiet calamity going on in libraries and archives all around the world. The books and documents that carry the records of human civilization are crumbling because the paper on which they are printed is turning to dust. The alum used to prevent ink from bleeding is turning into sulfuric acid, making the p...
directed by David Murray; produced by David Murray, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, in Nature of Things (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1990), 45 mins
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The Principles of Design
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directed by Barbara Weiner; produced by Barbara Weiner (Owatonna, MN: Learning Zone Express, 2006), 23 mins
A lively, entertaining, quickly-paced video narrated by an award-winning actress! Take your students on a whirlwind tour of:• The Natural World• The Fashion World• Ancient Times• Modern Past-times• Interiors• Exteriors Gain a thorough grounding in the PRINCIPLES of design:• Balance• Rhythm• Pr...
directed by Barbara Weiner; produced by Barbara Weiner (Owatonna, MN: Learning Zone Express, 2006), 23 mins
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Sculptures of the Louvre, Ramses II
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directed by Martin Fraudreau, 1948-, in Sculptures of the Louvre (Entertainment One Ltd., 1996), 26 mins
A detailed examination of Ramses II which resides in the Louvre Museum in Paris.
directed by Martin Fraudreau, 1948-, in Sculptures of the Louvre (Entertainment One Ltd., 1996), 26 mins
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Tokyo: Two Sides
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produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 23 mins
CNN explores the dichotomies of Tokyo’s multi-layered worlds of art and design through the prisms of the old and the new, the traditional and the modern, the historical and the futuristic. In the heart of 21st Century Tokyo, meet the modern masters sharing their visions for the future of Japan’s ancient arts€..
produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 23 mins
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