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Homes by Design, 607, Teardowns and Infill
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directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 607 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2007), 25 mins
Many architects are recycling prime sites in urban neighborhoods by either infilling a new home or tearing down an existing one. This program shows three examples of “recycled” homes: John Patkau’s use of a narrow lot to build a home with a glass lap pool on the roof, Jaume Bach’s Barcelona home designed a...
directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 607 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2007), 25 mins
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How Did They Build That, 3, Cantilevers
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directed by Ben Anthony, fl. 2014; produced by Paul Murray, in How Did They Build That, 3 (London, England: TVF International, 1998), 34 mins
An investigation into the greatest man-made structures of all time, exploring how new materials and construction techniques have allowed engineers, builders and architects to work to the limits of their ability. The series focuses on the buildings that re-wrote the rulebook, and the architects, engineers and build...
directed by Ben Anthony, fl. 2014; produced by Paul Murray, in How Did They Build That, 3 (London, England: TVF International, 1998), 34 mins
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Impossible Builds, Season 1, Episode 4, Skinny Skyscraper
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directed by Nathan Morris, fl. 2003, Mus H. Mustafa, fl. 2005, Matt Jackson, fl. 2012, Adam Vardy and Matt Tolfree, fl. 2005; produced by Sophia Lightfoot, fl. 2014, Blink Films, in Impossible Builds, Season 1, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
Needle thin and sky high, the team behind New York’s latest and most ambitious residential skyscraper face a unique challenge: how to build the world’s tallest and thinnest tower on the construction equivalent of a postage stamp.
directed by Nathan Morris, fl. 2003, Mus H. Mustafa, fl. 2005, Matt Jackson, fl. 2012, Adam Vardy and Matt Tolfree, fl. 2005; produced by Sophia Lightfoot, fl. 2014, Blink Films, in Impossible Builds, Season 1, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
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NOVA, Secrets of the Forbidden City
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directed by Ian Bremner, fl. 2000-2014; produced by Ian Bremner, fl. 2000-2014, WGBH Educational Foundation, in NOVA (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 53 mins
Discover the ingenious engineering of Beijing's Forbidden City, the power center of imperial China for nearly 500 years. Discover how the design of this vast complex of palaces and temples enabled it to survive centuries of earthquakes.
directed by Ian Bremner, fl. 2000-2014; produced by Ian Bremner, fl. 2000-2014, WGBH Educational Foundation, in NOVA (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 53 mins
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The Pompidou Center (Beaubourg) Design and Construction
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directed by John Musilli, 1936-1991; produced by John Musilli, 1936-1991 (Kent, CT: Creative Arts Television, 1977), 54 mins
Filmed on location, this program examines the planning, construction, scope, and controversial reception of the Georges Pompidou National Center for Art and Culture in Paris, which was designed by Richard Rogers and is often called the 'Beaubourg' after its location in the old Marais district. The program also tou...
directed by John Musilli, 1936-1991; produced by John Musilli, 1936-1991 (Kent, CT: Creative Arts Television, 1977), 54 mins
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Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford, Bedroom Addition
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directed by Scott Gardner, fl. 1986-2017; produced by Scott Gardner, fl. 1986-2017, in Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford (Privately Published, 2004), 20 mins
In this video from the Today's Homeowner series, host Danny Lipford shares inexpensive tips on home remodeling and expansion.
directed by Scott Gardner, fl. 1986-2017; produced by Scott Gardner, fl. 1986-2017, in Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford (Privately Published, 2004), 20 mins
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Walks With An Architect, London
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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
The rediscovery of a city that cares more about the art of living than its monuments.
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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The World's Dream Stage
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directed by Yong Fu; produced by Hai-Bo Huang (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2009), 53 mins
Beijing, the capital of China, has rapidly grown into a city of architectural genius. With the opening of the National Center for Performing Arts designed by world famous French architect Paul Andreu, (Paris' Charles de Gaulle Airport,) Beijing now hosts the largest ellipsoid in the world at over 6 million square...
directed by Yong Fu; produced by Hai-Bo Huang (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2009), 53 mins
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How Did They Build That, 9, Concrete
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directed by Ben Anthony, fl. 2014; produced by Paul Murray, in How Did They Build That, 9 (London, England: TVF International, 1998), 26 mins
An investigation into the greatest man-made structures of all time, exploring how new materials and construction techniques have allowed engineers, builders and architects to work to the limits of their ability. The series focuses on the buildings that re-wrote the rulebook, and the architects, engineers and build...
directed by Ben Anthony, fl. 2014; produced by Paul Murray, in How Did They Build That, 9 (London, England: TVF International, 1998), 26 mins
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Impossible Builds, Season 1, Episode 5, Ice World
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directed by Matt Jackson, fl. 2012 and Tom Fowlie, fl. 2015; produced by Rob Slater, fl. 2006-2012, Blink Films, in Impossible Builds, Season 1, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
Over the top, ambitious and nature-defying, China’s incredible Ice World will transform 37 acres of sub-tropical wasteland into a sub-zero ski resort. The construction team will have to battle the worst nature can throw at them, but if they can pull it off, they’ll make science fiction a reality.
directed by Matt Jackson, fl. 2012 and Tom Fowlie, fl. 2015; produced by Rob Slater, fl. 2006-2012, Blink Films, in Impossible Builds, Season 1, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
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