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Super Skyscrapers, Episode 1, One World Trade Center
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directed by Hannah Veale, fl. 2010-2013 and Nick Adey, fl. 2007-2014; produced by Hannah Veale, fl. 2010-2013 and Nick Adey, fl. 2007-2014, Blink Films, in Super Skyscrapers, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 55 mins
Following 9/11 newspapers predicted the end of the skyscraper era. But instead New York responded with a super tall structure that has 'security' running through its every girder.
directed by Hannah Veale, fl. 2010-2013 and Nick Adey, fl. 2007-2014; produced by Hannah Veale, fl. 2010-2013 and Nick Adey, fl. 2007-2014, Blink Films, in Super Skyscrapers, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 55 mins
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Super Skyscrapers, Episode 2, Building the Future
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directed by Matt Jackson, fl. 2012-2016; produced by Matt Jackson, fl. 2012-2016, Kunhardt Films, in Super Skyscrapers, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 55 mins
View a tower constructed off-site, then delivered to London to be stacked and bolted together.
directed by Matt Jackson, fl. 2012-2016; produced by Matt Jackson, fl. 2012-2016, Kunhardt Films, in Super Skyscrapers, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 55 mins
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Super Skyscrapers, Episode 3, The Vertical City
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directed by Rob Slater, fl. 2006-2012; produced by Rob Slater, fl. 2006-2012, Kunhardt Films, in Super Skyscrapers, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 55 mins
Shanghai Tower isn't just a skyscraper -- it's a vertical city, a collection of businesses, services and hotels all in one place, fitting a population the size of Monaco into a footprint the size of a football field.
directed by Rob Slater, fl. 2006-2012; produced by Rob Slater, fl. 2006-2012, Kunhardt Films, in Super Skyscrapers, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 55 mins
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Super Skyscrapers, Episode 4, The Billionaire Building
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directed by Matt Jackson, fl. 2012-2016; produced by Matt Jackson, fl. 2012-2016, Kunhardt Films, in Super Skyscrapers, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 55 mins
Follow the teams tasked with creating New York's most luxurious residential skyscraper.
directed by Matt Jackson, fl. 2012-2016; produced by Matt Jackson, fl. 2012-2016, Kunhardt Films, in Super Skyscrapers, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 55 mins
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SuperHouse
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directed by Jeffrey D. Wager, fl. 2002-2014; produced by Jeffrey D. Wager, fl. 2002-2014 and Peter Schneider, fl. 2015, Winged Monkey Films (Sunol, CA: Parallel Lines, 2014), 1 hour
SuperHouse tells the story of the direct relationship between form and energy. Why do our houses and buildings look the way they do? While we have all come to understand that form follows function, to explore this question fully, we need to look at our homes and buildings in the context of energy cost and supply....
directed by Jeffrey D. Wager, fl. 2002-2014; produced by Jeffrey D. Wager, fl. 2002-2014 and Peter Schneider, fl. 2015, Winged Monkey Films (Sunol, CA: Parallel Lines, 2014), 1 hour
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Art: Transatlantic Modernism, Season 1, Episode 19, Georgia O'Keefe and Alfred Stieglitz
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produced by Stanford University Channel, in Art: Transatlantic Modernism, Season 1, Episode 19 (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2013), 1 hour 1 mins
Alfred Stieglitz and Georgia O'Keeffe, companions in life and art in spite of a 23-year age differential, symbolized the unusual juxtapositions characteristic of the American modernist period. In this program, Professor Wanda Corn uses representative samples of O'Keeffe's paintings and Stieglitz's photographs to s...
produced by Stanford University Channel, in Art: Transatlantic Modernism, Season 1, Episode 19 (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2013), 1 hour 1 mins
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Collection: Live Artists, The Great Men of the 20th Century
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directed by Michel Patient, fl. 1971; produced by AMELIA Films, in Collection: Live Artists (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2013), 59 mins
These art classes by masters teaching different fine art techniques focus on drawing with pastels, charcoal or redchalk, painting, clay modeling, sculpture & copy of masterpieces such as 'La Belle Ferronnière' by Leonardo da Vinci.
directed by Michel Patient, fl. 1971; produced by AMELIA Films, in Collection: Live Artists (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2013), 59 mins
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Finding Vivian Maier
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directed by Charlie Siskel, fl. 1999 and John Maloof, 1910-; produced by Charlie Siskel, fl. 1999 and John Maloof, 1910- (Ravine Pictures, 2013), 1 hour 24 mins
Who was Vivian Maier? A mysterious and private woman who worked as a nanny for forty years? Or was she the 20th century’s greatest street photographer? The answer is simple: she was both. Finding Vivian Maier delves into the recent discovery of this groundbreaking artist, who for years had been wholly unknown...
directed by Charlie Siskel, fl. 1999 and John Maloof, 1910-; produced by Charlie Siskel, fl. 1999 and John Maloof, 1910- (Ravine Pictures, 2013), 1 hour 24 mins
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Ilya And Emilia Kabakov: Enter Here
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directed by Amei Wallach; produced by Amei Wallach (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2013), 1 hour 43 mins
Like the Kabakovs' evocative art, 'Ilya and Emilia KABAKOV: ENTER HERE' has the sweep of a Russian novel and the immediacy of a family drama. It probes art's ability to transcend oppression and exile. With extraordinary access, the film follows the Soviet-born international art luminaries, now U.S. citizens, to Pu...
directed by Amei Wallach; produced by Amei Wallach (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2013), 1 hour 43 mins
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Museum Secrets, Series 3, Episode 5, Smithsonian
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directed by David Langer, fl. 2013, in Museum Secrets, Series 3, Episode 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 43 mins

The incredible stories behind the world's greatest treasures.

Why is a Vatican masterpiece covered in heretical graffiti? How does the Louvre protect the Mona Lisa? Why did Napoleon commission a painting full of lies? Museum Secrets travels to the world's most famous museums in search of weird, wonderful, amazing...

directed by David Langer, fl. 2013, in Museum Secrets, Series 3, Episode 5 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 43 mins
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