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The Resource Longitude, a Granada Film production for Channel Four in association with A & E Television Networks ; producer, Selwyn Roberts ; written and directed by Charles Sturridge, (videorecording)

Longitude, a Granada Film production for Channel Four in association with A & E Television Networks ; producer, Selwyn Roberts ; written and directed by Charles Sturridge, (videorecording)

Label
Longitude
Title
Longitude
Statement of responsibility
a Granada Film production for Channel Four in association with A & E Television Networks ; producer, Selwyn Roberts ; written and directed by Charles Sturridge
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Interweaves two stories: John Harrison's forty-year obsession with building his perfect timekeeper, known today as the chronometer; and naval officer Rupert Gould who, two hundred years later, stumbles across Harrison's forgotten chromometers and devotes himself to restoring Harrison's long-neglected mechanical masterpieces
Cataloging source
IMF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter Hannan ; editor, Peter Coulson ; music, Geoffey Burgon
Language note
Closed-captioned. English dialogue with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Jeremy Irons, Michael Gambon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sturridge, Charles
  • Roberts, Selwyn
  • Irons, Jeremy
  • Gambon, Michael
  • Sobel, Dava
  • Granada Films
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
  • New Video Group
Runtime
200
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Harrison, John
  • Gould, R. T.
  • Longitude
  • Clock and watch makers
Technique
live action
Label
Longitude, a Granada Film production for Channel Four in association with A & E Television Networks ; producer, Selwyn Roberts ; written and directed by Charles Sturridge, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features include behind-the-scenes featurette, interactive menus, and scene selection
  • Based on the the book by Dava Sobel
  • Originally produced for television in 1999
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
45004578
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (200 min.)
Isbn
9780767027717
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AAE-70123-AAE-70125
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Longitude, a Granada Film production for Channel Four in association with A & E Television Networks ; producer, Selwyn Roberts ; written and directed by Charles Sturridge, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features include behind-the-scenes featurette, interactive menus, and scene selection
  • Based on the the book by Dava Sobel
  • Originally produced for television in 1999
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
45004578
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (200 min.)
Isbn
9780767027717
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AAE-70123-AAE-70125
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc

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