The Resource Beowulf and the roots of Anglo-Saxon poetry, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, (evideo)

Beowulf and the roots of Anglo-Saxon poetry, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, (evideo)

Label
Beowulf and the roots of Anglo-Saxon poetry
Title
Beowulf and the roots of Anglo-Saxon poetry
Statement of responsibility
Films for the Humanities & Sciences
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beowulf is the oldest written epic in English literature. In this program, Dr. Robert DiNapoli-teaching fellow in Old and Middle English at the University of Birmingham, England-and Professor John Burrow of Bristol University examine the symbolism and the influence of Christianity in Beowulf and other masterpieces of English and Germanic poetry. The Wanderer, The Seafarer, The Dream of the Rood, and The Battle of Maldon are also analyzed. The program is an indispensable aid in teaching this watershed period in Western literature
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
Runtime
31
Series statement
Beowulf and the Roots of Anglo-Saxon Poetry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British literature
  • English literature
  • Literature, Medieval
Technique
live action
Label
Beowulf and the roots of Anglo-Saxon poetry, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=8669
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005
  • 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
Germanic Origins (4:32) -- Beowulf's World (5:19) -- Heroic Ideal (4:19) -- Isolation, Exile, and Monsters (3:05) -- St. Augustine and Christianity (3:25) -- Beowulf's Poet (2:45) -- Beowulf's Adversaries (5:39)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (31 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
  • 10183s
  • 8669
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
  • 100008669
  • 100008669
  • (OCoLC)707966626
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Beowulf and the roots of Anglo-Saxon poetry, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=8669
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005
  • 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
Germanic Origins (4:32) -- Beowulf's World (5:19) -- Heroic Ideal (4:19) -- Isolation, Exile, and Monsters (3:05) -- St. Augustine and Christianity (3:25) -- Beowulf's Poet (2:45) -- Beowulf's Adversaries (5:39)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (31 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
  • 10183s
  • 8669
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
  • 100008669
  • 100008669
  • (OCoLC)707966626
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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