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Cathedral [videorecording] / a Unicorn Project ; executive producer Ray Hubbard ; written and produced by Mark Olshaker and Larry Klein ; WHYY Philadelphia
Full screen version
[Alexandria, Va.?] : PBS Home Video, c2006
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  NA4830 .C38 2006    AVAILABLE
Subject Macaulay, David -- Film adaptations
Subject(s) Cathedrals -- France
Architecture, Gothic -- France
Church architecture -- France
Church buildings -- France
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Television series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Physical Description 1 videodisc (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD, NTSC; stereo
Language Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
Performer/Participant Hosted by David Macaulay ; with Caroline Berg
Credits Production coordinated by Carl Gover ; animation created and directed by Tony White ; animation by The Animation Partnership ; live action sequences by Carl Glover Associates ; original music score by Ian Llande and Steve Parr
Note Based on the book by David Macaulay
Originally produced 1985
Summary Combines location sequences and animation to show the building of a Gothic cathedral. Begins with a tour of Chartres, Reims, Amiens, Bourges, Beauvais, Notre Dame de Paris, Laon, and the Royal Abbey Church of St. Denis. Discusses life in the medieval era and how churches were a center of life
Contents Introduction: palaces of God -- Rebuilding a lost cathedral -- Flying buttresses -- Discontent with the bishop -- Hubs of thriving economics -- Calamity during construction -- Truth behind the romance -- The gothic cathedral is awesome -- credits
Alternate Author Olshaker, Mark, 1951-
Klein, Larry
Macaulay, David
Swann, Caroline Berg
Macaulay, David. Cathedral
Unicorn Projects, Inc
Animation Partnership (Firm)
Carl Gover Associates
WHYY (Television station : Philadelphia, Pa.)
PBS Home Video

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