The Resource A Fresh Look at Mali, Ghana, and Nigeria, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)

A Fresh Look at Mali, Ghana, and Nigeria, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)

Label
A Fresh Look at Mali, Ghana, and Nigeria
Title
A Fresh Look at Mali, Ghana, and Nigeria
Statement of responsibility
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • mul
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This program focuses on the western African countries of Mali, Ghana, and Nigeria. In Bamako, Segou, and Djenne, Jonathan Dimbleby learns how mopeds are moving Mali into a better future; meets a traditional wedding singer whose songs are uncustomarily female-empowering; watches enterprising sand-diggers at work in the Niger River; and visits the intricate Djenne mosque. In Kumasi and Accra, he views the Ghanaian Akwasidae Festival; spends time with the progressive King of the Ashanti; stops by the set of the reality TV show Soccer Academy; and attends an important fashion show. And in and around Lagos, he tours a Nigerian-owned and -operated cement-producing plant and meets a pair of homegrown hip-hop stars
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
10 & up
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Portions in other languages with English subtitles
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • BBC Worldwide Ltd
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
Runtime
60
Series statement
An African Journey with Jonathan Dimbleby
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Business enterprises, Foreign
  • International business enterprises
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Ghana
  • Mali
  • Nigeria
Technique
live action
Label
A Fresh Look at Mali, Ghana, and Nigeria, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=41987
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 01, 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Africa: Restless Continent (5:02) -- Malian Women's Issues (4:53) -- Niger River (6:35) -- Mosque Built of Mud (6:39) -- Destination Ghana (5:07) -- Benevolence and Justice of the King of the Ashanti (6:52) -- Ghana: Passion for Soccer (6:18) -- Ghanaian Fashion Show (5:13) -- Lagos, Nigeria (2:42) -- Richest Man in Africa (5:26) -- Lagos: African Hip-Hop (3:58) -- Credits: A Fresh Look at Mali, Ghana, and Nigeria (0:32)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (60 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 41986s
  • 41987
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100041987
  • 100041987
  • (OCoLC)811356133
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other
Label
A Fresh Look at Mali, Ghana, and Nigeria, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=41987
Publication
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 01, 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Africa: Restless Continent (5:02) -- Malian Women's Issues (4:53) -- Niger River (6:35) -- Mosque Built of Mud (6:39) -- Destination Ghana (5:07) -- Benevolence and Justice of the King of the Ashanti (6:52) -- Ghana: Passion for Soccer (6:18) -- Ghanaian Fashion Show (5:13) -- Lagos, Nigeria (2:42) -- Richest Man in Africa (5:26) -- Lagos: African Hip-Hop (3:58) -- Credits: A Fresh Look at Mali, Ghana, and Nigeria (0:32)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (60 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 41986s
  • 41987
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100041987
  • 100041987
  • (OCoLC)811356133
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other

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