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The Resource Powaqqatsi : Life in transformation, a Golan-Globus production ; Cannon Group ; a Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas presentation ; writers, Godfrey Reggio, Ken Richards ; directed by Godfrey Reggio ; produced by Mel Lawrence, Godfrey Reggio, Lawrence Taub, (videorecording DVD)

Powaqqatsi : Life in transformation, a Golan-Globus production ; Cannon Group ; a Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas presentation ; writers, Godfrey Reggio, Ken Richards ; directed by Godfrey Reggio ; produced by Mel Lawrence, Godfrey Reggio, Lawrence Taub, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Powaqqatsi : Life in transformation
Title
Powaqqatsi
Title remainder
Life in transformation
Statement of responsibility
a Golan-Globus production ; Cannon Group ; a Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas presentation ; writers, Godfrey Reggio, Ken Richards ; directed by Godfrey Reggio ; produced by Mel Lawrence, Godfrey Reggio, Lawrence Taub
Title variation
Life in transformation
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • hop
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
This film calls into question everything we think we know about contemporary society. By juxtaposing images of ancient cultures with those of modern life, Powaqqatsi masterfully portrays the human cost of progress
Cataloging source
OEK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Graham Berry, Leonidas Zourdoumis; editors, Iris Kahn, Alton Walpole; music composer, Philip Glass
Dewey number
791.430973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coppola, Francis Ford
  • Lucas, George
  • Reggio, Godfrey
  • Lawrence, Mel
  • Taub, Lawrence
  • Glass, Philip
  • Imperial Entertainment Corp
  • Cannon Group
Runtime
97
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Technology and civilization
  • Technology
  • Feature films
  • Documentary films
  • Civilization, Modern
Technique
live action
Label
Powaqqatsi : Life in transformation, a Golan-Globus production ; Cannon Group ; a Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas presentation ; writers, Godfrey Reggio, Ken Richards ; directed by Godfrey Reggio ; produced by Mel Lawrence, Godfrey Reggio, Lawrence Taub, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
  • Special features include a new interview with the director and composer and the original theatrical trailers for the Qatsi triology
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
000173953
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9780792853374
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616878946
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1003767
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000173953
  • (OCoLC)50634273
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Powaqqatsi : Life in transformation, a Golan-Globus production ; Cannon Group ; a Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas presentation ; writers, Godfrey Reggio, Ken Richards ; directed by Godfrey Reggio ; produced by Mel Lawrence, Godfrey Reggio, Lawrence Taub, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
  • Special features include a new interview with the director and composer and the original theatrical trailers for the Qatsi triology
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
000173953
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9780792853374
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616878946
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1003767
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000173953
  • (OCoLC)50634273
Video recording format
DVD

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