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The Resource Longitude, a Granada Film production for Channel Four in association with A&E Television Networks ; executive producers, Pippa Cross & Antony Root ; written and directed by Charles Sturridge, (videorecording)

Longitude, a Granada Film production for Channel Four in association with A&E Television Networks ; executive producers, Pippa Cross & Antony Root ; written and directed by Charles Sturridge, (videorecording)

Label
Longitude
Title
Longitude
Statement of responsibility
a Granada Film production for Channel Four in association with A&E Television Networks ; executive producers, Pippa Cross & Antony Root ; written and directed by Charles Sturridge
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Interweaves two stories: John Harrison's forty-year obsession with building his perfect timekeeper, known today as the chronometer; and naval officer Rupert Gould who, two hundred years later, stumbles across Harrison's forgotten chronometers and devotes himself to restoring Harrison's long-neglected mechanical masterpieces
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
PG
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Michael Gambon, Jeremy Irons
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sturridge, Charles
  • Gambon, Michael
  • Irons, Jeremy
  • Sobel, Dava
  • Granada Films
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
  • Granada Media (Firm)
  • A & E Home Video (Firm)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
200
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Harrison, John
  • Gould, Rupert Thomas
  • Longitude
  • Chronometers
  • Clock and watch makers
  • Television programs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Longitude, a Granada Film production for Channel Four in association with A&E Television Networks ; executive producers, Pippa Cross & Antony Root ; written and directed by Charles Sturridge, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Dava Sobel
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 200 min.)
Isbn
9780767027717
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961701234
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AAE-70123
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbs80011054
  • 692786
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Longitude, a Granada Film production for Channel Four in association with A&E Television Networks ; executive producers, Pippa Cross & Antony Root ; written and directed by Charles Sturridge, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Dava Sobel
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 200 min.)
Isbn
9780767027717
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961701234
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AAE-70123
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbs80011054
  • 692786
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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