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The Resource Civilisation : a personal view by Kenneth Clark, The complete series, BBC TV ; produced by Michael Gill and Peter Montagnon ; written by Lord Clark ; directed by Michael Gill, Peter Montagnon, Ann Turner, (DVD videorecording)

Civilisation : a personal view by Kenneth Clark, The complete series, BBC TV ; produced by Michael Gill and Peter Montagnon ; written by Lord Clark ; directed by Michael Gill, Peter Montagnon, Ann Turner, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Civilisation : a personal view by Kenneth Clark, The complete series
Title
Civilisation
Title remainder
a personal view by Kenneth Clark
Title number
The complete series
Statement of responsibility
BBC TV ; produced by Michael Gill and Peter Montagnon ; written by Lord Clark ; directed by Michael Gill, Peter Montagnon, Ann Turner
Title variation
  • Civilisation
  • Civilization
Title variation remainder
: a personal view by Lord Clark : the complete series
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Art historian Sir Kenneth Clark presents an epic examination of Western European culture, defining what he considers to be the crucial phases of its development. This lavish series was hailed as a masterpiece when it was broadcast in 1969
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editors, Roger Crittenden, Peter Heelas, Jesse Palmer, Michael Shah Dayan ; original music composed and conducted by Edwin Astley ; designer, Tony Cornell
Dewey number
  • 940
  • 909.09821
Language note
Subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired
LC call number
CB15
LC item number
.C58555738566 2006
PerformerNote
Host, Sir Kenneth Clark
Runtime
670
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Civilisation : a personal view by Kenneth Clark, The complete series, BBC TV ; produced by Michael Gill and Peter Montagnon ; written by Lord Clark ; directed by Michael Gill, Peter Montagnon, Ann Turner, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television Feb. 23-May 18, 1969
  • Bonus features: Sir David Attenborough remembers the making of Civilisation; Photo gallery of behind-the-scenes stills; 36 p. illustrated booklet of viewing notes
Accompanying material
1 booklet (34 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • The pursuit of happiness
  • The smile of reason
  • The worship of nature
  • The fallacies of hope
  • Heroic materialism
  • The skin of our teeth
  • The great thaw
  • Romance and reality
  • Man : the measure of all things
  • The hero as artist
  • Protest and communication
  • Grandeur and obedience
  • The light of experience
Control code
ocm70137000
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 670 min.)
Isbn
9781419834684
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051260628
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
E2606
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781419834684
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Civilisation : a personal view by Kenneth Clark, The complete series, BBC TV ; produced by Michael Gill and Peter Montagnon ; written by Lord Clark ; directed by Michael Gill, Peter Montagnon, Ann Turner, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television Feb. 23-May 18, 1969
  • Bonus features: Sir David Attenborough remembers the making of Civilisation; Photo gallery of behind-the-scenes stills; 36 p. illustrated booklet of viewing notes
Accompanying material
1 booklet (34 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • The pursuit of happiness
  • The smile of reason
  • The worship of nature
  • The fallacies of hope
  • Heroic materialism
  • The skin of our teeth
  • The great thaw
  • Romance and reality
  • Man : the measure of all things
  • The hero as artist
  • Protest and communication
  • Grandeur and obedience
  • The light of experience
Control code
ocm70137000
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 670 min.)
Isbn
9781419834684
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051260628
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
E2606
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781419834684
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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