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A Toute Vitesse : Commuting and Traveling by Public Transport / BBC Worldwide Ltd.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Format Video (Streaming) and Electronic
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2011], ©1994.
Description1 streaming video file (14 min.) : sound, color.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Variant title Commuting and Traveling by Public Transport
Series The French Experience, Series 1 - in French with English Subtitles
French experience ; Series 1. UNAUTHORIZED
Contents Savoir Dire: Saying What You Think About the Traffic (1:13) -- Infos (0:13) -- Savoir Dire: Saying if You Go to Work by Car (0:42) -- Rencontres: Traffic in Paris, a Daily Challenge (3:33) -- Savoir Dire: Saying How You Get to Work (0:56) -- Infos (0:15) -- Savoir Dire: Buying a Train Ticket (1:30) -- Savoir entendre: Find the Answer (0:46) -- Rencontres: Strasbourg: Opération Tramway (3:54) -- Credits: A Toute Vitesse: Commuting and Traveling by Public Transport - in French (0:26)
Abstract Too many cars and never enough parking spaces: that's Paris! In this program, everyday people talk about what they think of traffic, how they commute to work, and how to buy a train ticket. In addition, a police officer explains the daily challenges of directing traffic in Paris - compounded by a state visit from the president of Egypt - and residents of Strasbourg debate the benefits and drawbacks of a controversial tramway system intended as a primary means of getting around in their city. A BBC Production.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on February 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 10 & up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
LanguageIn French with English subtitles.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: BBC Worldwide Ltd, 1994.
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number43477s Films Media Group
Publisher number43484 Films Media Group

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