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Behind the Scenes at the Natural History Museum
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produced by Neeti Upadhye, fl. 2010, New York Times Company (New York, NY: The New York Times 360, 2017), 2 mins
Look around the museum’s frozen tissue lab, paleontology collection, object conservation lab and more on this virtual reality tour of the American Museum of Natural History.
produced by Neeti Upadhye, fl. 2010, New York Times Company (New York, NY: The New York Times 360, 2017), 2 mins
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Civilisations (Arts), Episode 5 of 9, Renaissances
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directed by Ashley Gething, 1970-; presented by Simon Schama, 1945-; produced by Ashley Gething, 1970-, Nutopia, Open University and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Civilisations (Arts), Episode 5 of 9 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 54 mins
Think Renaissance and you think Italy. But in the 15th and 16th centuries the great Islamic empires experienced their own extraordinary cultural flowering. The two phenomena did not unfold in separate artistic universes; they were acutely conscious of, and in competition with, each other and mutually open to influ...
directed by Ashley Gething, 1970-; presented by Simon Schama, 1945-; produced by Ashley Gething, 1970-, Nutopia, Open University and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Civilisations (Arts), Episode 5 of 9 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 54 mins
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Civilisations (Arts), Episode 6 of 9, Encounters
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directed by Ian Leese, fl. 1993; presented by David Olusoga, fl. 1999; produced by Ian Leese, fl. 1993, Nutopia, Open University and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Civilisations (Arts), Episode 6 of 9 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 54 mins
In the 15th and 16th centuries distant and disparate cultures met, often for the first time, David Olusoga shows, art was always on the frontline. David travels to Japan to explore how the Tokugawa Shogunate, after an initial embrace, became so wary of outside interference that they sought to cut ties with the out...
directed by Ian Leese, fl. 1993; presented by David Olusoga, fl. 1999; produced by Ian Leese, fl. 1993, Nutopia, Open University and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Civilisations (Arts), Episode 6 of 9 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 54 mins
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Hermitage Masterpieces, 5, Art From Mesopotamia to Ancient China
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directed by L. Schwartz; produced by Studio Quart, in Hermitage Masterpieces, 5 (Port Washington, NY: Entertainment One Ltd., 1992), 28 mins
This documentary features the Hermitage Museum.
directed by L. Schwartz; produced by Studio Quart, in Hermitage Masterpieces, 5 (Port Washington, NY: Entertainment One Ltd., 1992), 28 mins
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Human Contraptions, Art
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directed by Bruce Petty, 1929-, in Human Contraptions (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2002), 6 mins
The first time a human did something not work related, minds opened and imaginations soared. Attracted by the lack of effort art required, soon everybody was trying to do it so a serious French philosophy team was installed to decide what the art contraption was really supposed to do. Finally, business stepped in...
directed by Bruce Petty, 1929-, in Human Contraptions (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2002), 6 mins
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Italy's Invisible Cities, Episode 2, Venice
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directed by Harvey Lilley, fl. 1997; presented by Michael Scott, 1981- and Alexander Armstrong, 1970-; produced by Harvey Lilley, fl. 1997, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Italy's Invisible Cities, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 51 mins
Following the striking revelations of Rome’s Invisible City, historian Dr Michael Scott embarks on a new adventure to explore the hidden treasures of three more of Italy’s astonishing cities – Naples, Venice and Florence – bringing a fascinating new insight into 2,000 years of history. Drawing on cutting-e...
directed by Harvey Lilley, fl. 1997; presented by Michael Scott, 1981- and Alexander Armstrong, 1970-; produced by Harvey Lilley, fl. 1997, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Italy's Invisible Cities, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 51 mins
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Landmarks: Ancient Egypt, Episode 4, Buildings: Pyramids and Temples
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presented by Marcell Duprey, 1976- and Jamie Theakston, 1971-; produced by Elaine Mullings, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Landmarks: Ancient Egypt, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997), 20 mins
An educational series for children aged 9-11 on life in Ancient Egypt, exploring a range of topics using documentary sequences with stunning photography mixed with drama and creative graphics.Jamie Theakston and Marcelle Duprey find out about the land of the pharaohs. In this edition, they visit the monuments of G...
presented by Marcell Duprey, 1976- and Jamie Theakston, 1971-; produced by Elaine Mullings, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Landmarks: Ancient Egypt, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997), 20 mins
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Magella Moreau REFLECTIONS Exhibition raw footage
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(Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 2003), 8 mins
Video on exhibition by Magella Moreau titled: REFLECTIONS – Architectural Heritage Mirrors
(Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 2003), 8 mins
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Museum Secrets, Series 1, 3, Inside the Royal Ontario Museum
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directed by Kenton Vaughan, fl. 2011, in Museum Secrets, Series 1, 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 47 mins
We unwrap a tiny mummy to find out how an Egyptian baby died 2000 years ago, then test two theories about 12th Century Islamic pottery by smoking hashish and blowing things up. We tell the embarrassing tale of a dinosaur lost for decades within the museum's walls, then visit a hard-hat construction zone where cura...
directed by Kenton Vaughan, fl. 2011, in Museum Secrets, Series 1, 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 47 mins
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Museum Secrets, Series 2, 1, Inside the American Museum of Natural History
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directed by Kenton Vaughan, fl. 2011, in Museum Secrets, Series 2, 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 42 mins
From dinosaurs to meteorites to the origins of the human species, the American Museum of Natural History houses 32 million objects, is visited by over 4 million people annually, and has a stellar research staff that mounts over 100 expeditions every year. In this episode, we meet an American farm boy whose love fo...
directed by Kenton Vaughan, fl. 2011, in Museum Secrets, Series 2, 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 42 mins
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