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Super skyscrapers / a Blink Films production for PBS in association with Channel 5, Discovery Asia, Discovery UK and France 5 Television ; executive producers, Dan Chambers and Dan Oliver.

Chambers, Dan, (producer.). Oliver, Dan (Producer), (producer.). Johnson, Corey, 1961- (narrator.). Blink Films. (Added Author). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (production company,, publisher.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (film distributor.).
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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD 720.483 SUP (2 DISCS) (Text) 39206021015670 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781608830275
  • ISBN: 1608830276
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 240 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Wide screen.
  • Publisher: [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2014]
  • Distributor: [Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Documentary.
Originally produced as episodes of the television series: Super skyscrapers.
Formatted Contents Note:
One World Trade Center / producers, Nick Adey, Hannah Veale ; producer/directors, Matt Jackson, Owen Scurfield -- Building the future / producers, Nick Adey, Hannah Veale ; producer/director, Matt Jackson -- The vertical city / producer, Naomi Zola ; producer/director, Rob Slater -- Billionaire building / producers, Nick Adey, Hannah Veale ; producer/director, Matt Jackson.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Audio Networks, UPPM; editors, Richard Lace, Alex Lewington, Francis Robertson, Duncan Thomsen, D'Arcy Maclean.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Corey Johnson.
Summary, etc.:
Documents the creation of four extraordinary skyscrapers, showcasing how they will revolutionize the way we live, work, and how we protect ourselves from potential threats, both from the environment and terrorist attacks. Episodes include: One World Trade Center; One57; Shanghai Tower; and The Leadenhall Building.
Target Audience Note:
TV Parental Guidelines rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Subject: One World Trade Center (New York, N.Y.)
One57 (New York, N. Y.).
Leadenhall Building (London, England).
Shanghai zhong xin (Shanghai, China)
Digital recordings.
Skyscrapers > Design and construction.
Skyscrapers.
London (England) > Buildings, structures, etc.
Shanghai (China) > Buildings, structures, etc.
New York (N.Y.) > Buildings, structures, etc.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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