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The Resource The diamond empire, Australian Film Finance Corporation Pty. Limited ; BBC ; Film Victoria ; original concept and development, Jan Roberts ; director, Gavin MacFadyen ; [produced by Janine Roberts], (videorecording)

The diamond empire, Australian Film Finance Corporation Pty. Limited ; BBC ; Film Victoria ; original concept and development, Jan Roberts ; director, Gavin MacFadyen ; [produced by Janine Roberts], (videorecording)

Label
The diamond empire
Title
The diamond empire
Statement of responsibility
Australian Film Finance Corporation Pty. Limited ; BBC ; Film Victoria ; original concept and development, Jan Roberts ; director, Gavin MacFadyen ; [produced by Janine Roberts]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Central to the diamond's role as a romantic symbol is the belief that diamonds are one of the rarest, most precious gifts for a loved one. This documentary examines how the great myth about the scarcity of diamonds and their inflated value was created and maintained over the decades by the diamond cartel
Member of
Cataloging source
IUL
Characteristic
videorecording
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Frontline (Television program)
Date time place
Originally broadcast February 1, 1994 as an episode of Frontline
Language note
Optional subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Narrated by Richard Denton
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  • 1942-
  • 1942-
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  • Roberts, Janine
  • Flynn, Laurie
  • MacFadyen, Gavin
  • Denton, Richard
  • Roberts, Janine
  • Australian Film Finance Corporation
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Film Victoria
  • Media Education Foundation
Runtime
102
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  • Diamond industry and trade
  • Cartels
Technique
live action
Label
The diamond empire, Australian Film Finance Corporation Pty. Limited ; BBC ; Film Victoria ; original concept and development, Jan Roberts ; director, Gavin MacFadyen ; [produced by Janine Roberts], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A BBC, WGBH/Frontline, ABC TV, Impact Media, InCA co-production."
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
In two parts: pt. 1 (56 min.); pt. 2 (46 min.)
Control code
209897663
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9781932869200
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
897952001083
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)209897663
System details
DVD; NTSC; aspect ratio 1.33:1; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The diamond empire, Australian Film Finance Corporation Pty. Limited ; BBC ; Film Victoria ; original concept and development, Jan Roberts ; director, Gavin MacFadyen ; [produced by Janine Roberts], (videorecording)
Publication
Note
"A BBC, WGBH/Frontline, ABC TV, Impact Media, InCA co-production."
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
In two parts: pt. 1 (56 min.); pt. 2 (46 min.)
Control code
209897663
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9781932869200
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
897952001083
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)209897663
System details
DVD; NTSC; aspect ratio 1.33:1; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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