The Resource Singing Paris : The City of Lights in 20th-Century French Music, Insomnia Film (Firm), (evideo)

Singing Paris : The City of Lights in 20th-Century French Music, Insomnia Film (Firm), (evideo)

Label
Singing Paris : The City of Lights in 20th-Century French Music
Title
Singing Paris
Title remainder
The City of Lights in 20th-Century French Music
Statement of responsibility
Insomnia Film (Firm)
Title variation
City of Lights in 20th Century French Music
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Songs about a certain time and place are more than sentimental musings-they also serve as departure points for cultural and sociological studies. This program uses popular 20th-century French music to explore the rich character and modern-era development of Paris. Juxtaposing commentary from French scholars, performers, and business leaders with classic recordings by Edith Piaf, Brigitte Bardot, Maurice Chevalier, and other artists, the film sheds light on the evolution of Paris and its component districts since the early 1900s. It also examines the special qualities that have made Paris a hub of art and fashion for centuries and the specific ways in which both Parisians and foreigners view the city
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
  • 10 & up
  • Contains brief nudity
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • Insomnia Film (Firm)
Runtime
52
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art
  • Mass media
  • Music appreciation
  • Music
  • Music
  • World music
  • France
  • France
Technique
live action
Label
Singing Paris : The City of Lights in 20th-Century French Music, Insomnia Film (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=41395
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 01, 2010
  • 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
Paris and the Seine (3:21) -- Seine as Place for Entertainment (4:05) -- How French Is Paris? (2:44) -- Paris: Champs-lyses (3:56) -- Working-Class Parisians (4:00) -- Old Paris (4:52) -- Bohemian Paris: Montmartre (5:06) -- Bohemian Paris: Montparnasse (3:22) -- Paris Night Life: Pigalle (7:29) -- Paris Music Halls (3:50) -- Paris in the Morning/ Les Halles (6:53)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (52 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
41395
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
  • 100041395
  • 100041395
  • (OCoLC)695008290
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Singing Paris : The City of Lights in 20th-Century French Music, Insomnia Film (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=41395
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 01, 2010
  • 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
Paris and the Seine (3:21) -- Seine as Place for Entertainment (4:05) -- How French Is Paris? (2:44) -- Paris: Champs-lyses (3:56) -- Working-Class Parisians (4:00) -- Old Paris (4:52) -- Bohemian Paris: Montmartre (5:06) -- Bohemian Paris: Montparnasse (3:22) -- Paris Night Life: Pigalle (7:29) -- Paris Music Halls (3:50) -- Paris in the Morning/ Les Halles (6:53)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (52 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
41395
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
  • 100041395
  • 100041395
  • (OCoLC)695008290
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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