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The Resource Extreme ice, a production of Nova and National Geographic Television in association with Far West Film Company ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by Noel Dockstader, (videorecording)

Extreme ice, a production of Nova and National Geographic Television in association with Far West Film Company ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by Noel Dockstader, (videorecording)

Label
Extreme ice
Title
Extreme ice
Statement of responsibility
a production of Nova and National Geographic Television in association with Far West Film Company ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by Noel Dockstader
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This videodisc focuses on climate change shown through time-lapse cameras set by photojournalist James Balog, who has placed equipment in more than two dozen glacial locations around the world in order to assess the impact of global warming
Member of
Cataloging source
LPU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Michael Brown, David Linstrom, Mark Knobil ; editor, Andrew Gersh ; music, Christopher Rife
Dewey number
363.738742
Intended audience
E
Language note
  • Described video for the visually impaired
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Narrator, Jay O. Sanders
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Balog, James
  • Dockstader, Noel
  • Sanders, Jay O.
  • National Geographic Television & Film
  • Far West Film Company
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
56
Series statement
Nova
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Glaciers
  • Glaciers
  • Global warming
  • Climatic changes
  • Nature television programs
  • Documentary television programs
  • Time lapse cinematography
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Extreme ice, a production of Nova and National Geographic Television in association with Far West Film Company ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by Noel Dockstader, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced for the television program Nova in 2009
  • Extreme ice now / James Balog, published by National Geographic, is a companion book to the Nova film
  • Special features: printable materials for educators, access to the NOVA website
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Introduction -- In extremis -- Glacial pacemaker -- Doomed domes -- Greenland on defrost -- A slippery slope -- Inundation blues
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 56 min.)
Isbn
9781593758899
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421430990
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG 43099
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00092557
  • 632464
System details
DVD ; widescreen (16:9) presentation ; Dolby digital stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Extreme ice, a production of Nova and National Geographic Television in association with Far West Film Company ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by Noel Dockstader, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced for the television program Nova in 2009
  • Extreme ice now / James Balog, published by National Geographic, is a companion book to the Nova film
  • Special features: printable materials for educators, access to the NOVA website
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Introduction -- In extremis -- Glacial pacemaker -- Doomed domes -- Greenland on defrost -- A slippery slope -- Inundation blues
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 56 min.)
Isbn
9781593758899
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421430990
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG 43099
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00092557
  • 632464
System details
DVD ; widescreen (16:9) presentation ; Dolby digital stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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