The Resource Science fiction, BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc ; produced and directed by Cath Sheehan, (videorecording)

Science fiction, BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc ; produced and directed by Cath Sheehan, (videorecording)

Label
Science fiction
Title
Science fiction
Statement of responsibility
BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc ; produced and directed by Cath Sheehan
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This program investigates the rapid evolution of science fiction through critical commentary and selected readings from H.G. Wells' The War of the Worlds and The Time Machine, Aldous Huxley's Brave New World, George Orwell's 1984, John Wyndham's The Day of the Triffids, J.G. Ballard's The Drowned World, Philip K. Dick's Blade Runner, Pat Cadigan's Tea from an Empty Cup, William Gibson's Neuromancer, and Jeff Noon's Pixel Juice
Cataloging source
ISU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Series producer, Tim Carter
PerformerNote
  • Presenter: Peter Curran
  • Commentary: David Pringle, Paul Ross, Simon Spanton, Stephen Baxter, Arthur C. Clarke, Pat Cadigan, Jeff Noon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2009
  • 1917-2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sheehan, Cath
  • Curran, Peter
  • Carter, Tim
  • Pringle, David
  • Ross, Paul L.
  • Spanton, Simon
  • Baxter, Stephen
  • Clarke, Arthur C.
  • BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc
  • Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Runtime
29
Series statement
Culture fix
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wells, H. G.
  • Wells, H. G.
  • Orwell, George
  • Huxley, Aldous
  • Wyndham, John
  • Ballard, J. G
  • Dick, Philip K
  • Cadigan, Pat
  • Gibson, William
  • Noon, Jeff
  • Science fiction
  • Future, The, in literature
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Science fiction, BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc ; produced and directed by Cath Sheehan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm52821731
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (29 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FFH 12058
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 725965
  • 724452
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Science fiction, BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc ; produced and directed by Cath Sheehan, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm52821731
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (29 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FFH 12058
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 725965
  • 724452
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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