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Stokes, Jack, 1920-2013 (television director.). Newington, Peter, (television director.). Hubbard, Ray Andrew, 1924-1999 (television producer.). Klein, Larry (Producer), (television producer.). Olshaker, Mark, 1951- (television producer,, screenwriter.). Coates, John, (television producer.). Leighton, Colin, (television producer.). Macaulay, David, (host.). Bullen, Sarah, 1950- (host.). Baddiley, Ronald, (voice actor.). Blessed, Brian, (voice actor.). Jones, Ellis, 1943- (voice actor.). Jones, Freddie, 1927-2019 (voice actor.). Purcell, Roy E., 1936- (voice actor.). Sutherland, Marie, (voice actor.). Llande, Ian, (composer.). Gibbs, Mark, (composer.). Tammes, Fred, 1937- (director of photography.). Knoll, Ben, (director of photography.). Turner, Peter, (director of photography.). Watford, Roy W., (director of photography.). Vine, Vic, (editor of moving image work.). Manning, Mick (editor of moving image work.). Cramer, John, (art director.). Macaulay, David. Based on (work): Castle. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 60 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : PBS : 1983.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Peter Newington.
Participant or Performer Note:
David Macaulay and Sarah Bullen ; voices, Ronald Baddiley, Brian Blessed, Ellis Jones, Freddie Jones, Roy Purcell, Marie Sutherland.
Summary, etc.:
CASTLE combines colorful animation with live-action documentary sequences to tell the story of a 13th-century Welsh castle. Author David Macaulay, who wrote and illustrated the best-selling book of the same title, leads viewers on a castle tour, explaining its cultural and sociological significance and its architectural design. Detailed animation dramatizes the building of the castle and portrays the lifestyle of the early inhabitants.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Castles.
Castles > Wales.
Cities and towns, Medieval > Wales.

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