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Cathedral / Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.).

Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2011], ©1986.
Description1 streaming video file (60 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Other author/creatorMacaulay, David. Cathedral.
Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorPublic Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Series The David Macaulay Series
David Macaulay Series. UNAUTHORIZED
Contents Gothic Cathedrals (7:33) -- Story of a Cathedral (8:02) -- Gothic Cathedral Structures (4:16) -- Economy of Design (1:50) -- Cathedral Construction (6:55) -- Growth of European Cities (4:06) -- Cathedral Construction: Roof and Vaults (2:47) -- Cathedral Disaster (3:25) -- Construction Overseer (3:22) -- Cathedral Constructions Expenses (1:45) -- Completion of Beaulieu Cathedral (6:25) -- Cathedrals: Symbols of Faith (4:11) -- Credits and Sponsors: David Macaulay: Cathedral (2:09)
Abstract Author David Macaulay hosts Cathedral, based on his award-winning book. Using a combination of spectacular location sequences and cinema-quality animation, the program surveys France's most famous churches. Travel back to 1214 to explore the design of Notre Dame de Beaulieu, a representative Gothic cathedral. The program tells period tales revealing fascinating stories of life and death, faith and despair, prosperity and intrigue.
General noteBased on the book by David Macaulay
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on August 21, 2011.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 9 & up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Genre/formVideo recording.
Publisher number44215s Films Media Group
Publisher number44217 Films Media Group

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