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Civilizations, Episode 8, The Cult of Progress
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directed by Ian Leese, fl. 1993; presented by David Olusoga, fl. 1999; produced by Ian Leese, fl. 1993, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
Examine the rise and fall of “progress” as an ideology, and see how the “civilizing” project that arose from Enlightenment ideas was fraught with contradictions that troubled European artists in different ways.
directed by Ian Leese, fl. 1993; presented by David Olusoga, fl. 1999; produced by Ian Leese, fl. 1993, Nutopia, in Civilizations, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 53 mins
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Art of France, Episode 2, There Will Be Blood
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directed by Basil Comely, fl. 1996; presented by Andrew Graham-Dixon, 1960-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Art of France, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 52 mins
Following on from the popular The Art of… strand, The Art of France reads the nation’s history and character in its sculptures, paintings and palaces. From the art of absolute power in the 18th century through to the modern philosophies bound up in impressionism, art and history are merged to enlightening effe...
directed by Basil Comely, fl. 1996; presented by Andrew Graham-Dixon, 1960-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Art of France, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 52 mins
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Art of France, Episode 3, This is the Modern World
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directed by Tim Dunn, fl. 1993; presented by Andrew Graham-Dixon, 1960-; produced by Tim Dunn, fl. 1993, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Art of France, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 50 mins

Following on from the popular The Art of… strand, The Art of France reads the nation’s history and character in its sculptures, paintings and palaces. From the art of absolute power in the 18th century through to the modern philosophies bound up in impressionism, art and history are merged to enlightening effe...

directed by Tim Dunn, fl. 1993; presented by Andrew Graham-Dixon, 1960-; produced by Tim Dunn, fl. 1993, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Art of France, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 50 mins
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Aby Warburg: Metamorphosis and Memory
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directed by Judith Wechsler, 1940-; produced by Judith Wechsler, 1940- (Massachusetts: Privately Published, 2016), 1 hour
Aby Warburg (1866-1929), influential art historian, ranged widely from the Italian Renaissance to Hopi Indian rituals, from frescoes to postage stamps, combining art history, anthropology and religion. He explored the nachleben (afterlife) of antiquity, the rational versus the irrational and the tensions between t...
directed by Judith Wechsler, 1940-; produced by Judith Wechsler, 1940- (Massachusetts: Privately Published, 2016), 1 hour
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Audubon
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directed by Al Reinert, fl. 1989-2017; produced by John Aldrich, fl. 2013 and Joshua Riehl, fl. 2009-2014, Rara Avis Productions (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 56 mins
Naturalist and 19th century painter, John James Audubon was one of the most remarkable men of early America. A contemporary of Lewis & Clark and Davey Crockett, he explored the American frontier in search of “the feathered tribes” he loved and studied. A self-taught artist and ornithologist, he left a legacy o...
directed by Al Reinert, fl. 1989-2017; produced by John Aldrich, fl. 2013 and Joshua Riehl, fl. 2009-2014, Rara Avis Productions (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 56 mins
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Make, Create, Innovate, Episode 10, Architecture
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presented by Nick Glass, fl. 2010; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Make, Create, Innovate, Episode 10 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 12 mins
We explore how technology is changing the way we design and construct the world around us. We explore how robots and artificial intelligence are ushering in a new era of computational architecture at ETH Zurich, where shapes, forms and buildings are conceived and created by machines. We then meet the CalTech profe...
presented by Nick Glass, fl. 2010; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Make, Create, Innovate, Episode 10 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2016), 12 mins
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Raiders of the Lost Art, Series 2, Episode 9, Monet First Impressions
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produced by Cal Seville, fl. 2009, 3DD Productions, in Raiders of the Lost Art, Series 2, Episode 9 (London, England: 3DD Productions, 2016), 24 mins
CAPTURING THE CHANGING NATURE OF LIGHT WAS THE LIFELONG OBSESSION OF CLAUDE MONET, THE FATHER OF IMPRESSIONISM. THE MOVEMENT WOULD HAVE ITS ROOTS IN PARIS, BUT WOULD DRAW ON DIVERSE INSPIRATION, TO ACHIEVE ITS ARTISTIC VISION.
produced by Cal Seville, fl. 2009, 3DD Productions, in Raiders of the Lost Art, Series 2, Episode 9 (London, England: 3DD Productions, 2016), 24 mins
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Raiders of the Lost Art, Series 2, Episode 12, Capturing Cezanne
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produced by Cal Seville, fl. 2009, 3DD Productions, in Raiders of the Lost Art, Series 2, Episode 12 (London, England: 3DD Productions, 2016), 24 mins
PAUL CEZANNE INSPIRED THE MOST LAUDED ARTISTS OF THE 20TH CENTURY, BUT HE STRUGGLED FOR YEARS TO ACHIEVE ANYWHERE NEAR THE LEVELS OF SUCCESS. TODAY ONE OF CEZANNE'S PAINTINGS IS RUMOURED TO HAVE SOLD FOR THE HIGHEST PRICE IN HISTORY
produced by Cal Seville, fl. 2009, 3DD Productions, in Raiders of the Lost Art, Series 2, Episode 12 (London, England: 3DD Productions, 2016), 24 mins
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Art of Scandinavia, Episode 1, Dark Night of the Soul
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directed by Ian Leese, fl. 1993; presented by Andrew Graham-Dixon, 1960-; produced by Ian Leese, fl. 1993, in Art of Scandinavia, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 50 mins
Andrew Graham-Dixon dissects the art of Scandinavia in a series of three programmes that join the highly successful Art of strand. It’s the story of art in a land without light for months on end and of how a landscape (and the art it inspired) gave us 20th Century existentialism. However, it is also the story of...
directed by Ian Leese, fl. 1993; presented by Andrew Graham-Dixon, 1960-; produced by Ian Leese, fl. 1993, in Art of Scandinavia, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 50 mins
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Art of Scandinavia, Episode 2, Once Upon a Time in Denmark
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directed by Patrick Dickinson, fl. 2002; presented by Andrew Graham-Dixon, 1960-; produced by Patrick Dickinson, fl. 2002, in Art of Scandinavia, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 50 mins
Andrew Graham-Dixon dissects the art of Scandinavia in a series of three programmes that join the highly successful Art of strand. It’s the story of art in a land without light for months on end and of how a landscape (and the art it inspired) gave us 20th Century existentialism. However, it is also the story of...
directed by Patrick Dickinson, fl. 2002; presented by Andrew Graham-Dixon, 1960-; produced by Patrick Dickinson, fl. 2002, in Art of Scandinavia, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 50 mins
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