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Civilizations, Episode 6, Paradise on Earth
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directed by Ashley Gething, 1970-; presented by Simon Schama, 1945-; produced by Ashley Gething, 1970-, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2018), 53 mins
Explore one of humanity’s deepest artistic urges: the depiction of nature. But landscape painting is seldom a straightforward portrayal of observed nature; it's a projection of dreams, idylls, and refuges - the elusive paradise on earth.
directed by Ashley Gething, 1970-; presented by Simon Schama, 1945-; produced by Ashley Gething, 1970-, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 2018), 53 mins
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Hokusai. An animated sketchbook
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directed by Tony White, fl. 1970; produced by Arts Council of Great Britain (United Kingdom: Arts Council England, 1978), 5 mins,
Source: www.bfi.org.uk
This animation by Tony White is a tribute to the woodblock prints and art of Ukiyo-e artist, Katsushika Hokusai.
directed by Tony White, fl. 1970; produced by Arts Council of Great Britain (United Kingdom: Arts Council England, 1978), 5 mins,
Source: www.bfi.org.uk
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Imaginary Enemy
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directed by Liz Daggett (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 22 mins
In Imaginary Enemy, the Chinese sculptor and painter Liao Yibai recounts his remarkable life as he prepares for his first solo show in America. The artist was born in a top-secret missile factory in the Chinese countryside during the Cold War. His mother went into labor while standing at her place in the factory l...
directed by Liz Daggett (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 22 mins
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Ju Ming
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directed by Siok Siok Tan, fl. 2005; produced by Oak3 Films (Singapore: Looking Glass International, 2005), 50 mins
Ju Ming is celebrated as one of today's greatest living Chinese sculptors. This is a story of a native Taiwanese sculptor who has made Chinese art visceral and accessible to people around the globe. From his debut exhibition at the Max Hutchinson Gallery in New York to the famous Yorkshire Sculpture Park and the P...
directed by Siok Siok Tan, fl. 2005; produced by Oak3 Films (Singapore: Looking Glass International, 2005), 50 mins
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Walks With An Architect, Manama, Doha, Dubai
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directed by Georges Guillot; produced by France 5, in Walks With An Architect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2006), 26 mins
Along the Persian Gulf flourishes a chain of tourist cities with futuristic architecture heralding the look of the 21st century.
directed by Georges Guillot; produced by France 5, in Walks With An Architect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2006), 26 mins
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Reinventing the Rooftop: Hong Kong's Skyscraper Farms
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(New York: Bloomberg, 2015), 2 mins
May 19 -- Health has been increasingly on the menu in Hong Kong. Like many places, this so-called organic revolution has grown from the outskirts of the city, to the rooftops of skyscrapers over the years. But with limited space and expensive land, can this trend of local farming keep going? Bloomberg's Yvonne Man...
(New York: Bloomberg, 2015), 2 mins
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Masterworks: Collections in Tokyo, Kyoto, Atami, Sōtatsu Tawaraya - Bugaku Dance Screen
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directed by Reiner Moritz, 1938-, in Masterworks: Collections in Tokyo, Kyoto, Atami (Germany: ArtHaus Musik, 2012), 10 mins
This documentary, directed by Reiner Mortiz, is about Sotatsu Tawaraya's painting 'Bugaku Dance Screen.'
directed by Reiner Moritz, 1938-, in Masterworks: Collections in Tokyo, Kyoto, Atami (Germany: ArtHaus Musik, 2012), 10 mins
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Yani's Monkeys
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directed by David Collison; produced by David Collison, China Film and Third Eye (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 1994), 25 mins
This is a documentary about the young female Chinese painter who began painting at the age of 2.5 years old.
directed by David Collison; produced by David Collison, China Film and Third Eye (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 1994), 25 mins
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Sculptures of the Louvre, The Bulls of Khorsabad
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directed by Martin Fraudreau, 1948-, in Sculptures of the Louvre (London, England: Entertainment One Ltd., 1996), 29 mins
A detailed examination of relief sculpture of human-headed bulls in the ancient city of Khorsabad in modern-day Iraq.
directed by Martin Fraudreau, 1948-, in Sculptures of the Louvre (London, England: Entertainment One Ltd., 1996), 29 mins
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The Dragon Legacy
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directed by Bernard Guerrini; produced by Gilles Thion and Jean Dufour, Ampersand (Paris, Ile-de-France: Ampersand, 2013), 28 mins
Modern day Taiwan is in many ways a reflection of ancient China, preserving the cultural legacy of the world’s oldest existing civilisation. While post-war mainland China went through its revolutionary turmoil, setting aside most of its traditions in the process, Taiwan chose to preserve them. The island has bec...
directed by Bernard Guerrini; produced by Gilles Thion and Jean Dufour, Ampersand (Paris, Ile-de-France: Ampersand, 2013), 28 mins
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