How art made the world : how humans made art and art made us human
(DVD) 

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Published
[New York] : BBC Video, [2006].
Format
DVD
ISBN
1419821040
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (290 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. 
Status
Cross Mills - Adult Non-Fiction (Lower Level)
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Published
[New York] : BBC Video, [2006].
Language
English
ISBN
1419821040
UPC
794051245724

Notes

General Note
Originally produced in 2005.
General Note
Special features: Behind the scenes footage; Gobekli Tepe; Interview with presenter Dr. Nigel Spivey and producer, Mark Hedgecoe.
Creation/Production Credits
Photography, David Baillie, Chris Hartley, Tim Cragg, Jim Ashcroft ; editor, Paul Carlin, Peter Norrey ; music, Daniel Mulhern.
Participants/Performers
Host, Dr. Nigel Spivey.
Description
Reveals how the first big artistic discoveries were made and how they have cascaded down the centuries to define the look of the present day. Encompassing everything from cave paints to ceramics and pyramids to palaces, this film explores the global trend for unrealistic depictions of the human body; the secret powers of the feature film; how politicians manage to manipulate people so easily; visions of the afterlife; and why we use imagery at all.
System Details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., DVD-9, NTSC.
Language
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Spivey, N. J., Whately, F., McPherson, B., Wilson, M., Murphy, N., Dashwood, R., & Mulhern, D. (2006). How art made the world: how humans made art and art made us human . BBC Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Nigel Jonathan. Spivey et al.. 2006. How Art Made the World: How Humans Made Art and Art Made Us Human. BBC Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Nigel Jonathan. Spivey et al.. How Art Made the World: How Humans Made Art and Art Made Us Human BBC Video, 2006.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Spivey, Nigel Jonathan., et al. How Art Made the World: How Humans Made Art and Art Made Us Human BBC Video, 2006.

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