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The Resource Frank Lloyd Wright, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Peter Miller ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington

Frank Lloyd Wright, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Peter Miller ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington

Label
Frank Lloyd Wright
Title
Frank Lloyd Wright
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Peter Miller ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Uses interviews and archival footage to tell the story of the melodramatic life and stunning architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright. Discusses some of the 800+ buildings designed by Wright, including the Guggenheim Museum, the Johnson Wax Building, Fallingwater, Unity Temple, and Taliesin. Examines how Wright's buildings and ideas changed the way we live, work, and see the world around us. Documents the turbulence of Wright's personal life, including his three marriages, financial troubles, and many scandals
Cataloging source
GO3
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns ; editor, Tricia Reidy
Dewey number
720/.92
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
NA737.W7
LC item number
F72 1998
PerformerNote
Narrator, Edward Herrmann; voices: Philip Bosco, Julie Harris, Sab Shimono
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1961-
  • 1943-2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Novick, Lynn
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Miller, Peter
  • Herrmann, Edward
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
153
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wright, Frank Lloyd
  • Wright, Frank Lloyd
  • Wright, Frank Lloyd
  • Architects
  • Architecture
  • Prairie school (Architecture)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Frank Lloyd Wright, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Peter Miller ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 1998
  • Special features include: Ken Burns : making history; A conversation with Ken Burns; Charlie Rose interview with producers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20979605
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 153 min.)
Isbn
9781415702505
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097368858541
  • 841887051378
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
88585
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm56936358
System details
DVD, full screen presentation, Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Frank Lloyd Wright, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Peter Miller ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 1998
  • Special features include: Ken Burns : making history; A conversation with Ken Burns; Charlie Rose interview with producers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20979605
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 153 min.)
Isbn
9781415702505
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097368858541
  • 841887051378
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
88585
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm56936358
System details
DVD, full screen presentation, Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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