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Title Eero Saarinen [videorecording] : the architect who saw the future / a co-production of Peter Rosen Productions, Inc., Thirteen's American masters for WNET, and Detroit Public Television in association with YLE ; produced and directed by Peter Rosen.

Publication Info. [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2017]
[Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    SAAR ESA    Available
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library DVD    720.92 Saarinen,E EER    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 68 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1 rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Television program
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround.
Language In English; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Note Title from container.
Performer Host, Peter Rosen ; voice of Eero Saarinen, Peter Franzen ; voice of Aline Saarinen, Blythe Danner.
Credits Director of photography/co-producer, Eric Saarinen ; music, Moby ; editors, Kris Liem, Adam Zucker.
Note "Extended director's cut."
Originally broadcast in 2016 as an episode of the PBS television series: American masters.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Explore the life of Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen, whose visionary buildings include St. Louis's Gateway Arch and the General Motors Technical Center in Michigan. Travel with his son as he showcases the architect's body of timeless work, which continues to inspire amongst renewed interest in 20th century architects and artists who exploded the constraints of the past to create a robust and daring American aesthetic. Includes ultra high-definition drone footage, rare archival interviews, and new interviews with architects Kevin Roche, Cesar Pelli, Rafael Vinoly, and Robert A.M. Stern, as well as other notable figures.
Note Special features: First Christ Church scout; MIT Chapel construction; Chapel description; CBS building story.
Subject Saarinen, Eero, 1910-1961.
Architects -- United States -- Biography.
Finnish Americans -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Rosen, Peter, 1943- television producer, television director, host.
Franzen, Peter, voice actor.
Danner, Blythe, voice actor.
Saarinen, Eric, television producer, director of photography.
Moby, composer (expression)
Peter Rosen Productions, production company.
Thirteen Productions, production company.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.), production company.
Detroit Public Television, production company.
Yleisradio Oy, production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), broadcaster, publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Architect who saw the future
Contained in (work) : American masters (Television program)
ISBN 9781627897969 : DVD 24.99
1627897968 : DVD 24.99
Standard No. 841887029346
00841887029346 gtin-14
Music No. AMM62908 PBS

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