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The Resource Civilizations, a Nutopia production for BBC and PBS ; written & presented by Mary Beard (episodes 2, 3), David Olusoga (episodes 4, 8), Simon Schama (episodes 1, 5, 6, 7, 9) ; additional writing by Shaun Trevisick ; produced & directed by Ashley Gething, Matthew Hill, Ian Leese, Tim Niel ; series producers, Melanie Fall, Shaun Trevisick, (DVD videorecording)

Civilizations, a Nutopia production for BBC and PBS ; written & presented by Mary Beard (episodes 2, 3), David Olusoga (episodes 4, 8), Simon Schama (episodes 1, 5, 6, 7, 9) ; additional writing by Shaun Trevisick ; produced & directed by Ashley Gething, Matthew Hill, Ian Leese, Tim Niel ; series producers, Melanie Fall, Shaun Trevisick, (DVD videorecording)

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Civilizations
Title
Civilizations
Statement of responsibility
a Nutopia production for BBC and PBS ; written & presented by Mary Beard (episodes 2, 3), David Olusoga (episodes 4, 8), Simon Schama (episodes 1, 5, 6, 7, 9) ; additional writing by Shaun Trevisick ; produced & directed by Ashley Gething, Matthew Hill, Ian Leese, Tim Niel ; series producers, Melanie Fall, Shaun Trevisick
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Film distributor
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Publisher
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Inspired by Kenneth Clark's highly acclaimed mini-series "Civilisation", "Civilizations" surveys the history of art, from antiquity to the present, emphasizing the role art and the creative imagination have played in the creation of culture and civilization
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TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Original music by Tandis Jenhudson
Intended audience
Rating: TVPG
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH)
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PerformerNote
Narrator, Liev Schreiber
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1955-
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  • Olusoga, David
  • Schama, Simon
  • Trevisick, Shaun
  • Gething, Ashley
  • Hill, Matthew
  • Leese, Ian
  • Niel, Tim
  • Fall, Melanie
  • Beard, Mary
  • Schreiber, Liev
  • Nutopia (Firm)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
540
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  • Art
  • Arts
  • Civilization
  • Humanity in art
  • Imagination
Technique
live action
Label
Civilizations, a Nutopia production for BBC and PBS ; written & presented by Mary Beard (episodes 2, 3), David Olusoga (episodes 4, 8), Simon Schama (episodes 1, 5, 6, 7, 9) ; additional writing by Shaun Trevisick ; produced & directed by Ashley Gething, Matthew Hill, Ian Leese, Tim Niel ; series producers, Melanie Fall, Shaun Trevisick, (DVD videorecording)
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Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 3.
  • Color and light
  • The cult of progress
  • What is art good for?
  • disc 1.
  • The second moment of creation
  • How do we look?
  • God and art
  • disc 2.
  • Encounters
  • Renaissances
  • Paradise on earth
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 8 hr.)
Isbn
9781531704865
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887036597
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
CIVI600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (16x9); stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Civilizations, a Nutopia production for BBC and PBS ; written & presented by Mary Beard (episodes 2, 3), David Olusoga (episodes 4, 8), Simon Schama (episodes 1, 5, 6, 7, 9) ; additional writing by Shaun Trevisick ; produced & directed by Ashley Gething, Matthew Hill, Ian Leese, Tim Niel ; series producers, Melanie Fall, Shaun Trevisick, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Note
Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 3.
  • Color and light
  • The cult of progress
  • What is art good for?
  • disc 1.
  • The second moment of creation
  • How do we look?
  • God and art
  • disc 2.
  • Encounters
  • Renaissances
  • Paradise on earth
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 8 hr.)
Isbn
9781531704865
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887036597
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
CIVI600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (16x9); stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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