The Resource Aztecs : exposition of a culture, Illuminations (Firm), (evideo)

Aztecs : exposition of a culture, Illuminations (Firm), (evideo)

Label
Aztecs : exposition of a culture
Title
Aztecs
Title remainder
exposition of a culture
Statement of responsibility
Illuminations (Firm)
Title variation
Exposition of a culture
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presented by sculptor Antony Gormley, this program was created to complement the 2002-3 exhibition of Aztec culture at London's Royal Academy. Many of the incredible works loaned to the exhibit are shown, along with sculptures and artifacts filmed in Mexico City and at important Aztec sites. Leading scholars and curators explore how the nomadic Aztecs drew inspiration from earlier cultures. The variety and sophistication of Aztec art are extensively illustrated, along with the exquisite craftsmanship of their manuscripts and their jewelry
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
6 & up
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • Illuminations (Firm)
Runtime
38
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art and society
  • Art
  • Arts, American
  • Culture
  • Folklore
  • Language and culture
  • Central America
  • Central America
  • Latin America
  • Mexico
  • Mexico
Technique
live action
Label
Aztecs : exposition of a culture, Illuminations (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=31475
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 04, 2006
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Assembling the Aztec Exhibition in London (3:23) -- The Last Great Mexican Civilization (3:14) -- Aztec Calendar: Seasons and Cyclical Time (3:17) -- Animal Symbolism in Aztec Artifacts (2:50) -- Aztec Human Figure Sculptures (4:06) -- Aztec Gods and Human Sacrifice (6:58) -- Discovery of the Main Aztec Temple (2:51) -- Historical Understanding of the Aztecs (3:00) -- European Invasion and Fall of Aztec Empire (6:06)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (38 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.
Publisher number
31475
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
  • 100031475
  • 100031475
  • (OCoLC)707972807
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Aztecs : exposition of a culture, Illuminations (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=31475
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 04, 2006
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Assembling the Aztec Exhibition in London (3:23) -- The Last Great Mexican Civilization (3:14) -- Aztec Calendar: Seasons and Cyclical Time (3:17) -- Animal Symbolism in Aztec Artifacts (2:50) -- Aztec Human Figure Sculptures (4:06) -- Aztec Gods and Human Sacrifice (6:58) -- Discovery of the Main Aztec Temple (2:51) -- Historical Understanding of the Aztecs (3:00) -- European Invasion and Fall of Aztec Empire (6:06)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (38 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.
Publisher number
31475
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
  • 100031475
  • 100031475
  • (OCoLC)707972807
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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