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The Resource Fragments of genius, Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; a BBC/Discovery Health Channel co-production, (videorecording)

Fragments of genius, Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; a BBC/Discovery Health Channel co-production, (videorecording)

Label
Fragments of genius
Title
Fragments of genius
Statement of responsibility
Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; a BBC/Discovery Health Channel co-production
Title variation
Understanding savants
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
(Producer) Derek Paravacini is an exceptional pianist. Stephen Wiltshire can draw whole cityscapes from memory with uncanny accuracy. Both are savants with severe learning disabilities due to autism. Looks at how a disability sometimes unlocks extraordinary abilities, as well as how research on savants has led to a better understanding of brain function
Cataloging source
KZS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer and director, Emma Walker ; photography, Clive North, Alex Hansen ; editor, Chris Hainstock
PerformerNote
Narrator, Amanda Redman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Redman, Amanda
  • Walker, Emma
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Discovery Health Channel
Runtime
50
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  • Autistic artists
  • Autism
  • Ability
  • Creative ability
Technique
live action
Label
Fragments of genius, Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; a BBC/Discovery Health Channel co-production, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Public performance rights
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm56630309
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition; Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (50 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
616.85882 FR842 ; L3 ; 1DVD 1AW ; XX-D ; Color ; Full screen ; Unknown sound ; PPR ; DVD case.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
FFH 32790
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 56630309
  • (Sirsi) 56630309
  • (OCoLC)56630309
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fragments of genius, Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; a BBC/Discovery Health Channel co-production, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Public performance rights
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm56630309
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition; Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (50 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
616.85882 FR842 ; L3 ; 1DVD 1AW ; XX-D ; Color ; Full screen ; Unknown sound ; PPR ; DVD case.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
FFH 32790
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 56630309
  • (Sirsi) 56630309
  • (OCoLC)56630309
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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