Eero Saarinen : the architect who saw the future /
a co-production of Peter Rosen Productions, Inc., Thirteen's American masters for WNET, and Detroit Public Television in association with YLE ; produced and directed by Peter Rosen.
edition
Extended director's cut.
imprint
[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2017]
description
1 videodisc (approximately 68 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN
1627897968, 9781627897969
format(s)
DVD
Holdings
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imprint
[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2017]
isbn
1627897968
9781627897969
standard identifier
841887029346
publisher #
AMM62908
credits note
Director of photography/co-producer, Eric Saarinen ; music, Moby ; editors, Kris Liem, Adam Zucker.
general note
Originally broadcast in 2016 as an episode of the PBS television series: American masters.
Special features: First Christ Church scout; MIT Chapel construction; Chapel description; CBS building story.
Title from container.
performer
Host, Peter Rosen ; voice of Eero Saarinen, Peter Franzén ; voice of Aline Saarinen, Blythe Danner.
abstract
Explore the life of Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen, whose visionary buildings include St. Louis's Gateway Arch and the General Motors Technical Center in Michigan. Travel with his son as he showcases the architect's body of timeless work, which continues to inspire amongst renewed interest in 20th century architects and artists who exploded the constraints of the past to create a robust and daring American aesthetic. Includes ultra high-definition drone footage, rare archival interviews, and new interviews with architects Kevin Roche, César Pelli, Rafael Viñoly, and Robert A.M. Stern, as well as other notable figures.
language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
catalogue key
10693982
target audience
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-G.
technical details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen; 5.1 surround.

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