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The Resource Inside the Forbidden City : [500 years of wonder, history and power], Cinevision International ; Global Entertainment Media ; Palace Museum and China Central Television Production, (videorecording)

Inside the Forbidden City : [500 years of wonder, history and power], Cinevision International ; Global Entertainment Media ; Palace Museum and China Central Television Production, (videorecording)

Label
Inside the Forbidden City : [500 years of wonder, history and power]
Title
Inside the Forbidden City
Title remainder
[500 years of wonder, history and power]
Statement of responsibility
Cinevision International ; Global Entertainment Media ; Palace Museum and China Central Television Production
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Photographed completely in high definition, this epic series captures the complete history of the Forbidden City, surrounding the spectacular Chinese Imperial Palace. For five centuries it served as the home of 24 Emperors and their households, as well as the ceremonial and political center of Chinese government. This documentary explores the emperors, their politics, conflicts, its people and the vast majesty of the surviving buildings
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Su Cong, Tang Jianping, Zhang Guangtian ; director of photography, Zhao Xiaoding, Hu Zheng, Chi Pingmian
Dewey number
951.156
Runtime
540
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Inside the Forbidden City : [500 years of wonder, history and power], Cinevision International ; Global Entertainment Media ; Palace Museum and China Central Television Production, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Subtitle from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc 1. Birth of the Forbidden City -- Age of prosperity -- Governing the country -- State affairs -- disc 2. State and family relations -- Porcelain masterpieces -- Paintings and calligraphy -- Jade objects -- disc 3. Western fever -- Palace transformation -- Treasures lost -- The Forbidden City endures
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 540 min.)
Isbn
9781936200009
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (DLC)lbu00096641
  • av00189523
System details
DVD, region 1 ; widescreen (1:78:1) presentation, mastered in high definition ; Dolby digital 2.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Inside the Forbidden City : [500 years of wonder, history and power], Cinevision International ; Global Entertainment Media ; Palace Museum and China Central Television Production, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Subtitle from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc 1. Birth of the Forbidden City -- Age of prosperity -- Governing the country -- State affairs -- disc 2. State and family relations -- Porcelain masterpieces -- Paintings and calligraphy -- Jade objects -- disc 3. Western fever -- Palace transformation -- Treasures lost -- The Forbidden City endures
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 540 min.)
Isbn
9781936200009
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (DLC)lbu00096641
  • av00189523
System details
DVD, region 1 ; widescreen (1:78:1) presentation, mastered in high definition ; Dolby digital 2.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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