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The Resource Building the Great Pyramid, a BBC, Discovery Channel co-production ; written, produced and directed by Jonathan Stamp, (videorecording)

Building the Great Pyramid, a BBC, Discovery Channel co-production ; written, produced and directed by Jonathan Stamp, (videorecording)

Label
Building the Great Pyramid
Title
Building the Great Pyramid
Statement of responsibility
a BBC, Discovery Channel co-production ; written, produced and directed by Jonathan Stamp
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The construction of the Great Pyramid of Giza is demonstrated to us by using the latest research and archeological discoveries and shown from the point of view of a young Egyptian man, Nahkt, who is conscripted from his village to work on the great pyramid and works his way up the ranks to a senior overseer
Cataloging source
IJC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter Greenhalgh ; production designer, Michael Trevor ; editor, Malcolm Daniel ; music, Martin Swan, Jonathan Cooper
PerformerNote
Narrator: Michael Pennington ; voice of Nakht: Omar Sharif
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1932-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stamp, Jonathan
  • Pennington, Michael
  • Sharif, Omar
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Discovery Channel (Firm)
  • BBC Video (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pyramids of Giza (Egypt)
  • Great Pyramid (Egypt)
  • Pyramids
  • Architecture, Ancient
  • Monuments
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Building the Great Pyramid, a BBC, Discovery Channel co-production ; written, produced and directed by Jonathan Stamp, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special Features: "making of" featurette ; "before and after" special effects segments ; pyramid fact files ; photo gallery ; trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm51874927
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Lccn
00424363
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051173621
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
E1736
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00424363
System details
DVD, stereo; widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Building the Great Pyramid, a BBC, Discovery Channel co-production ; written, produced and directed by Jonathan Stamp, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special Features: "making of" featurette ; "before and after" special effects segments ; pyramid fact files ; photo gallery ; trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm51874927
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Lccn
00424363
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051173621
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
E1736
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00424363
System details
DVD, stereo; widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only
Video recording format
DVD

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