The Resource Frank Lloyd Wright, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Peter Miller ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, (DVD)

Frank Lloyd Wright, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Peter Miller ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, (DVD)

Label
Frank Lloyd Wright
Title
Frank Lloyd Wright
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Peter Miller ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Uses interviews and archival footage to tell the story of the melodramatic life and stunning architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright. Discusses some of the 800+ buildings designed by Wright, including the Guggenheim Museum, the Johnson Wax Building, Fallingwater, Unity Temple, and Taliesin. Examines how Wright's buildings and ideas changed the way we live, work, and see the world around us. Documents the turbulence of Wright's personal life, including his three marriages, financial troubles, and many scandals
Cataloging source
GO3
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns ; editor, Tricia Reidy
Dewey number
720/.92
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
NA737.W7
LC item number
F72 1998
PerformerNote
Narrator, Edward Herrmann; voices: Philip Bosco, Julie Harris, Sab Shimono
Runtime
153
Technique
live action
Label
Frank Lloyd Wright, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Peter Miller ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 1998
  • Full screen presentation; Dolby surround stereo
  • Special features include: Ken Burns : making history; A conversation with Ken Burns; Charlie Rose interview with producers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
The fellowship -- Hosanna! A client! -- Just build me an office building -- I can't get them out fast enough -- I am immortal
Control code
56936358
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 153 min.)
Isbn
9781415702505
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051378
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
88585
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56936358
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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