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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), 56 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), 56 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), 57 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), 57 mins
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A Discussion Of Some Of The Most Important Sites Associated With Ancient Egypt
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(Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica, 2009), 4 mins
Video detailing the top sites associated with ancient Egypt.
(Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica, 2009), 4 mins
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Egypt: New Discoveries, Ancient Mysteries, Ramses II: The Question for Immortality
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directed by Costanza Bombarda; presented by Zahi Hawass, 1947-; produced by Quadrio srl, in Egypt: New Discoveries, Ancient Mysteries (Marina del Rey, CA: Vision Films, 2013), 43 mins
Uncover the secrets of Pharaoh Ramses II, also known as Ramses The Great, as we explore his life to provide a better understanding of all the rulers of ancient Egypt.
directed by Costanza Bombarda; presented by Zahi Hawass, 1947-; produced by Quadrio srl, in Egypt: New Discoveries, Ancient Mysteries (Marina del Rey, CA: Vision Films, 2013), 43 mins
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Explore Some Of The Prized Items At The British Museum And Learn About Some Of Its Notable Visitors
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(Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica, 2010), 1 min
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For the Whales
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directed by Larry Weinstein; produced by Niv Fichman, fl. 1980 and Larry Weinstein, Rhombus Media, Toronto, ON (Toronto, ON: Films We Like, 1989), 58 mins
FOR THE WHALES presents creative tributes to one of nature's most magnificent creatures. Featuring original music by such leading composers as John Cage, Toru Takemitsu and Adrian Belew; the poetry and prose of authors Margaret Atwood, Stanley Kunitz and Al Alvarez; and the sculpture and paintings of artists such...
directed by Larry Weinstein; produced by Niv Fichman, fl. 1980 and Larry Weinstein, Rhombus Media, Toronto, ON (Toronto, ON: Films We Like, 1989), 58 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), 53 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), 53 mins
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