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The Resource American visions, a Planet 24 production in association with BBC Television ; a Time Inc.-BBC co-production ; produced in association with Thirteen/WNET ; produced and directed by James Kent ; written by Robert Hughes, (videorecording)

American visions, a Planet 24 production in association with BBC Television ; a Time Inc.-BBC co-production ; produced in association with Thirteen/WNET ; produced and directed by James Kent ; written by Robert Hughes, (videorecording)

Label
American visions
Title
American visions
Statement of responsibility
a Planet 24 production in association with BBC Television ; a Time Inc.-BBC co-production ; produced in association with Thirteen/WNET ; produced and directed by James Kent ; written by Robert Hughes
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a glimpse of American history through its visual art, painting, sculpture, architecture and monuments. Follows nearly three centuries of creativity, exploring a nation whose art mirrors its diversity
Member of
Cataloging source
PCP
Characteristic
videorecording
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Time
Credits note
Photography, Dave Bennett ; film editor, Colin Minchin ; music composed by David Ferguson
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Presenter: Robert Hughes
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  • 1938-2012
  • 1953-2009
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  • Kent, James
  • Hughes, Robert
  • Ferguson, David
  • Planet 24 (Firm)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time, inc
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • PBS Video
Runtime
480
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  • Art
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
American visions, a Planet 24 production in association with BBC Television ; a Time Inc.-BBC co-production ; produced in association with Thirteen/WNET ; produced and directed by James Kent ; written by Robert Hughes, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"PBS Video index"--Container
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • v. 5.
  • Wave from the Atlantic
  • v. 6.
  • Streamlines and breadlines
  • v. 7.
  • Empire of signs
  • v. 8.
  • Age of anxiety
  • v. 1.
  • Republic of virtue
  • v. 2.
  • Ppromised land
  • v. 3.
  • Wilderness and the West
  • v. 4.
  • Gilded age
Control code
42365087
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
8 videocassettes (60 min. each)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
AMVIDX1--AMVIDX8
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS; stereo
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
American visions, a Planet 24 production in association with BBC Television ; a Time Inc.-BBC co-production ; produced in association with Thirteen/WNET ; produced and directed by James Kent ; written by Robert Hughes, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
"PBS Video index"--Container
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • v. 5.
  • Wave from the Atlantic
  • v. 6.
  • Streamlines and breadlines
  • v. 7.
  • Empire of signs
  • v. 8.
  • Age of anxiety
  • v. 1.
  • Republic of virtue
  • v. 2.
  • Ppromised land
  • v. 3.
  • Wilderness and the West
  • v. 4.
  • Gilded age
Control code
42365087
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
8 videocassettes (60 min. each)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
AMVIDX1--AMVIDX8
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS; stereo
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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