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Frank Lloyd Wright : Truth Against the World / Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.).

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorPublic Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2009], ©1998.
Description1 streaming video file (81 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Portion of title Truth Against the World
Series Frank Lloyd Wright: A Film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick
Frank Lloyd Wright. UNAUTHORIZED
Contents Introduction: Wright Reinventing the World (3:11) -- Legacy of Frank Lloyd Wright (1:47) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: Celebrated Architect (0:43) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: Rule Breaker (1:51) -- Mike Wallace Interview with Frank Lloyd Wright (1:05) -- Wright's Earliest Influence (0:54) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: Chaotic Childhood (1:21) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: Welsh Roots (0:42) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: Love of Nature (0:46) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: Divorce (1:18) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: College Years (0:49) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: Introduction into Architectural Community (1:33) -- Louis Sullivan and the 1898 World's Fair (0:54) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: Chief Draftsman (1:40) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: Oak Park, Illinois (1:21) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: First Home (1:26) -- Wright's Betrayal (0:59) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: Refining Style (0:53) -- American Style (1:35) -- Features of a Wright Home (1:16) -- Revolution in Architecture: Prairie Houses (0:54) -- Architecture as Master Art Form (1:02) -- Public Spaces (1:26) -- Larkin Building (3:03) -- Client Relations (2:12) -- Golden Boy (1:27) -- Wright on Religion (0:32) -- Unity Temple (3:42) -- Beautiful House Ugly Home (2:59) -- Mamah Borthwick Cheney (2:36) -- Frank Lloyd Wright Abandons Family (1:11) -- Wright in Europe: Voluntary Exile (1:00) -- Taliesin: A New Home (1:39) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: Organic Architecture (3:11) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: Scandal Reborn (1:06) -- Mamah Murdered (3:55) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: Grief (1:27) -- Frank Lloyd Wright:: Japan (3:52) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: Imperial Hotel (1:34) -- Frank Lloyd Wrigh Marries Miriam Noel (2:33) -- Textile Blocks: Frank Lloyd Wright's Vision (1:16) -- Frank Lloyd Wright:Family Dynamics (1:07) -- Olga: Natural Beauty (2:08) -- Miriam Noel Pursues Wright and Olgivanna (1:54) -- Frank Lloyd Wright:Second Taleisin Disaster (1:04) -- Frank Lloyd Wright: Stock Market Crash (2:42)
Abstract The first installment in Ken Burns' compelling documentary on modernist architect Frank Lloyd Wright, this program depicts the early to middle years of Wright's life and career. With the help of rarely seen archival materials and voice-over portrayals by well-known actors, viewers learn how Wright's ideas developed and how they became the center of the modernist movement in architecture.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 24, 2009.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 11 & up.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
LanguageClosed-captioned.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), 1998.
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Genre/formVideorecording.
Publisher number41000s Films Media Group
Publisher number41001 Films Media Group

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