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The Resource Transcendent man : the life and ideas of Ray Kurzweil, Ptolemaic Productions in partnership with Therapy Studios presents ; produced by Barry Ptolemy and Felicia Ptolemy ; directed by Barry Ptolemy, (videorecording)

Transcendent man : the life and ideas of Ray Kurzweil, Ptolemaic Productions in partnership with Therapy Studios presents ; produced by Barry Ptolemy and Felicia Ptolemy ; directed by Barry Ptolemy, (videorecording)

Label
Transcendent man : the life and ideas of Ray Kurzweil
Title
Transcendent man
Title remainder
the life and ideas of Ray Kurzweil
Statement of responsibility
Ptolemaic Productions in partnership with Therapy Studios presents ; produced by Barry Ptolemy and Felicia Ptolemy ; directed by Barry Ptolemy
Title variation
Life and ideas of Ray Kurzweil
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Transcendent Man explores the theories of inventor, futurist, and best selling author Ray Kurzweil (The Singularity Is Near), who predicts that in the not-so-distant future, the science fiction behind The Terminator; Blade Runner; Total Recall; The Matrix; and I Robot will become science fact. The film follows Kurzweil as he journeys the world sharing his mind-bending vision of a future in which we merge with our computers
Cataloging source
LPU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Art direction, John Cranston ; original music, Philip Glass ; editors, Meg Ramsay, Doobie White ; cinematography, Shawn Dufraine
PerformerNote
Ray Kurzweil, Stevie Wonder, William Shatner, Colin Powell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ptolemy, Barry
  • Ptolemy, Felicia
  • Kurzweil, Ray
Runtime
83
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kurzweil, Ray
  • Physiologists
  • Futurologists
  • Brain
  • Human evolution
  • Technology and civilization
  • Genetics
  • Nanotechnology
  • Robotics
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Transcendent man : the life and ideas of Ray Kurzweil, Ptolemaic Productions in partnership with Therapy Studios presents ; produced by Barry Ptolemy and Felicia Ptolemy ; directed by Barry Ptolemy, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Inspired by the book The singularity is near by Ray Kurzweil"--Screen
  • Bonus features: extended interviews ; deleted scenes ; Tribeca Film Festival Q&A with director Barry Ptolemy and Ray Kurzweil ; filmmaker bio
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
ocn713851941
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (83 min.)
Isbn
9781422929865
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
612.092 T687 ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; D01Z ; HMH ; V1106M.
Other control number
767685245033
Other physical details
sound color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 713851941
  • (Sirsi) 713851941
  • (OCoLC)713851941
System details
DVD, NTSC, Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Transcendent man : the life and ideas of Ray Kurzweil, Ptolemaic Productions in partnership with Therapy Studios presents ; produced by Barry Ptolemy and Felicia Ptolemy ; directed by Barry Ptolemy, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Inspired by the book The singularity is near by Ray Kurzweil"--Screen
  • Bonus features: extended interviews ; deleted scenes ; Tribeca Film Festival Q&A with director Barry Ptolemy and Ray Kurzweil ; filmmaker bio
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
ocn713851941
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (83 min.)
Isbn
9781422929865
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
612.092 T687 ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; D01Z ; HMH ; V1106M.
Other control number
767685245033
Other physical details
sound color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 713851941
  • (Sirsi) 713851941
  • (OCoLC)713851941
System details
DVD, NTSC, Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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