Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



Raptor force [videorecording] / produced by John Rubin, James Donald ; written by John Rubin ; co-producer and cinematographer, Neil Rettig ; series producer, Bill Murphy ; executive producer, Fred Kaufman ; a production of Thirtten/WNET New York and National Geographic Television Inc.

Rubin, John (John Michael) producer. (Added Author). Donald, James producer. (Added Author). Rettig, Neil, producer. (Added Author). Murphy, Bill producer. (Added Author). Kaufman, Fred producer. (Added Author). Schreiber, Liev narrator. (Added Author). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) publisher. (Added Author). WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) production company. (Added Author). National Geographic Television production company. (Added Author). PBS Distribution (Firm) film distributor. (Added Author).
Image of item

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Seymour Main Library DVD 598.9 RAPTOR (Text) 9781627897112S On Order On order -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781627897112
  • ISBN: 1627897119
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, c2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from disc label; credits from screen.
"Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--Container.
Originally broadcast as an episode of the PBS television program Nature in 2007.
Formatted Contents Note: Big, fast, quiet, and deadly -- Flight control -- Signature talents -- Catching the wind -- Unmasking their prey -- Canny tacticians.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Editor, James Ohm ; original music, CM Creative, Inc.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrated by Live Schreiber.
Summary, etc.: Armed with powerful beaks and talons, raptors are nature₂s killing force₆winged predators whose beauty belies their speed. Dramatic footage from cameras mounted on their backs show why falcons, owls, eagles, and hawks are masters of the sky, and why engineers use their abilities and body designs as the basis of aircraft technology.
System Details Note: DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Subject: Birds of prey
Genre: Documentary films
Nature films
Nonfiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired

Additional Resources