Artist and broadcaster Matthew Collings travels from London to Beijing in a sweeping exploration of the common threads of inspiration and influence that link diverse art movements over centuries and continents. The four-part series is a contemporary update of the BBC's landmark 1969 series Civilization, with anexpanded focus on non-Western art.
Save our souls
Documentary television programs.
Educational television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [Silver Spring, Md.] :Athena,2012
|Other Titles|| This is civilization
Mortimer, Sarah (Producer)
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Presenter, Matthew Collings.
Director of photography, David Marsh ; editors, Joe Matthews... [et al.] ; music Jon Wygens.
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Originally broadcast as a four-part television mini-series in 2007.
Accompanying material may include a booklet (9 p. : col. ill.) comprising three essays written and edited by John Sullaway, Elizabeth Stocum and Jennifer Coggins.
Special features: Biographies of featured artists.
DVD; widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby digital stereo.
2 videodiscs (193 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.