The Resource The shock of the new, written and presented by Robert Hughes ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time Life Films and RM Productions, Munich ; produced by Lorna Pegram, (videorecording)

The shock of the new, written and presented by Robert Hughes ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time Life Films and RM Productions, Munich ; produced by Lorna Pegram, (videorecording)

Label
The shock of the new
Title
The shock of the new
Statement of responsibility
written and presented by Robert Hughes ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time Life Films and RM Productions, Munich ; produced by Lorna Pegram
Contributor
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Robert Hughes' history of modern art from cubism to pop and the avant-garde. The sequel to the BBC's Civilization series, picks up at the threshold of the 20th century. It is written and presented by Robert Hughes, art critic and senior writer for Time. Hughes draws on a wealth of documentary materials from the archives of the BBC, including rare footage and interviews with noted artists. The range of major figures includes Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, le Corbusier, Maz Ernst, Francis Bacon and Jackson Pollock."--Container
Cataloging source
GZM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Trouble in utopia and The threshold of liberty produced by Robin Lough ; The view from the edge produced by David Cheshire ; Culture as nature and The future that was directed by David Richardson
Date time place
Originally broadcast by the BBC in 1982
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
Narrator, Robert Hughes
Runtime
416
Technique
live action
The shock of the new, written and presented by Robert Hughes ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time Life Films and RM Productions, Munich ; produced by Lorna Pegram, (videorecording)
Label
The shock of the new, written and presented by Robert Hughes ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time Life Films and RM Productions, Munich ; produced by Lorna Pegram, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Each episode ca. 60 min
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • The view from the edge
  • v. 7/8.
  • Culture as nature
  • The future that was
  • Vol. 1/2.
  • The mechanical paradise
  • The powers that be
  • v. 3/4.
  • The landscape of pleasure
  • Trouble in Utopia
  • v. 5/6.
  • The threshold of liberty
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 416 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)49241006
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
"Licensed only for educational instruction and public performance for non-paying audiences."--Videodisc.
Video recording format
DVD

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