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Barcelona
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directed by Annie Breit; produced by France 5 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2006), 27 mins
Within its walls Barcelona encloses architectural treasurers of which the greatest curiosity is the Church of the Sagrada Familia.
directed by Annie Breit; produced by France 5 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2006), 27 mins
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Glories of Islamic Art, 2, Two Islamic Regimes in Cairo
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directed by Roger Thomas; produced by Howard Anderson, in Glories of Islamic Art, 2 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2007), 39 mins
Cairo displays the glories of two of the great Islamic regimes - the Shi'ite Fatimids who swept in from the North African desert, and the Mamluks, slave soldiers who overthrew their masters to set up their own Sunni dynasty. Both have left behind impressive evidence of their strength. The program introduces a colo...
directed by Roger Thomas; produced by Howard Anderson, in Glories of Islamic Art, 2 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2007), 39 mins
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Glories of Islamic Art, 3, Ottomans and Their Capital Istanbul
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directed by Roger Thomas; produced by Howard Anderson, in Glories of Islamic Art, 3 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2007), 39 mins
The Ottomans continued the theme of borrowing from, or adapting the work of their Byzantine predecessors. The two dominating buildings of historic Istanbul are the Blue Mosque and Haghia Sophia. The latter is a converted Christian cathedral, still containing the images of Jesus and Mary alongside the motifs of the...
directed by Roger Thomas; produced by Howard Anderson, in Glories of Islamic Art, 3 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2007), 39 mins
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Sister Wendy's Grand Tour, Episode 7
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directed by John Hooper, 1495-1555; produced by Randall Wright, in Sister Wendy's Grand Tour (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 10 mins
Sister Wendy Beckett, hermit nun with a roguish smile and a most unorthodox passion for art, has been lauded in the press as, 'the best talker on art since Lord Clark gave us Civilisation'. In this episode, she journeys to Madrid for great examples of Spanish art.
directed by John Hooper, 1495-1555; produced by Randall Wright, in Sister Wendy's Grand Tour (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 10 mins
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Tomi Ungerer Versus America
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directed by Tania Rakhmanova; produced by Vision Internationale (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2010), 57 mins
'Expect the Unexpected' The author of this slogan was young French artist Tomi Ungerer. He not only designed this Village Voice campaign and many others, he also published a dozen children's books, created political posters and wrote social satire. It was during a time of Cultural Revolution: the anti-segregation...
directed by Tania Rakhmanova; produced by Vision Internationale (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2010), 57 mins
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Walks With An Architect, Brasilia
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directed by Colette Ouanounou; produced by France 5, in Walks With An Architect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2006), 26 mins
The experience of a capital created from nothing 40 years ago on a desert plateau in Brazil.
directed by Colette Ouanounou; produced by France 5, in Walks With An Architect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2006), 26 mins
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Walks With An Architect, Paris
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directed by Roland Carriére; produced by France 5, in Walks With An Architect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2006), 26 mins
Paris, a capital playing on the contrast between tiny popular streets unknown to tourists and the beautiful buildings along the Seine.
directed by Roland Carriére; produced by France 5, in Walks With An Architect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2006), 26 mins
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Sister Wendy's Grand Tour, Episode 1
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directed by John Hooper, 1495-1555; produced by Randall Wright, in Sister Wendy's Grand Tour (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 10 mins
Sister Wendy Beckett, hermit nun with a roguish smile and a most unorthodox passion for art, has been lauded in the press as, 'the best talker on art since Lord Clark gave us Civilisation'. In this episode, she visits the gallaries of Florence, Italy.
directed by John Hooper, 1495-1555; produced by Randall Wright, in Sister Wendy's Grand Tour (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1994), 10 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), 27 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), 27 mins
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Walks With An Architect, Manhattan
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directed by Anna-Celia Kendall; produced by France 5, in Walks With An Architect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2006), 26 mins
Around Central Park, discovering the city that is the most representative of the architecture of the 20th century.
directed by Anna-Celia Kendall; produced by France 5, in Walks With An Architect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2006), 26 mins
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