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Title The genius of design [videorecording] / produced by Wall to Wall Media Ltd. ; producer and director, Chris Wilson.

Publication Info. Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    DESI GD  v.1    Available
 GDL Brand Library DVD    DESI GD  v.2    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    745.40904 GEN  v.2    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    745.40904 GEN  v.1    Damaged
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 242 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + viewer's guide (9 pages).
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vf rdacarrier
laser optical NTSC rda
System Details DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation (16:9 aspect); stereo.
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Performer Narrator, Denis Lawson.
Credits Music, Anthony Burke.
Summary Every aspect of modern life is influenced by industrial design, from office chairs to apartment complexes. This fascinating series delves into the personalities and technology that shape the world's environment, economy, and culture.
Event Originally broadcast as a five-part series on the Smithsonian Channel.
Contents disc 1. Ghosts in the machine ; Designs for living ; Blueprints for war -- disc 2. Better living through chemistry ; Objects of desire.
Note Bonus features: biographical sketches, discussion questions, famous flops.
Subject Design -- History.
Design -- Philosophy.
Industrial design.
Sustainable design.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Wilson, Chris. Producer. Director.
Lawson, Denis. Narrator.
Burke, Anthony. Composer.
Wall to Wall (Firm)
Acorn Media (Firm)
ISBN 9781598284683
Standard No. 054961846894
Music No. AMP-8468 Acorn Media

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