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Castle / a Unicorn Project ; producers, Larry Klein, Mark Olshaker ; written by Mark Olshaker ; animation by the Animation Partnership in association with TV Cartoons, Ltd. ; director, Jack Stokes ; producer, John Coates ; live action sequences by Carl Gover Associates ; producer, Colin Leighton ; director, Peter Newington ; produced in cooperation with WTVS Detroit.

Coates, John. (Added Author). Leighton, Colin. (Added Author). Newington, Peter, (direction.). Stokes, Jack, 1920-2013 (direction.). Macaulay, David. (Added Author). Bullen, Sarah. (Added Author). Klein, Larry. (Added Author). Olshaker, Mark, 1951- (Added Author). Hubbard, Ray Andrew, 1924- (Added Author). Macaulay, David. Castle. (Added Author). Unicorn Projects, Inc. (Added Author). PBS Home Video. (Added Author). Animation Partnership (Firm) (Added Author). TV Cartoons Ltd. (Added Author). Carl Gover Associates. (Added Author). WTVS-TV (Television station : Detroit, Mich.) (Added Author).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0793691133
  • ISBN: 9780793691135
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Full screen version.
  • Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video, 2006.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally broadcast as a special on PBS television in 1983.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Based on the book "Castle" by David Macaulay.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editor, Mick Manning ; camera, Peter Turner, Roy W. Watford ; music, Ian Hande, Mark Gibbs ; executive producer: Ray Hubbard ; [live action] cinematographer, Fred Tammes, Ben Knoll ; editor, Vic Vine.
Participant or Performer Note:
David Macaulay and Sarah Bullen; voices, Ronald Baddiley, Brian Blessed, Ellis Jones, Freddie Jones.
Summary, etc.:
Host and author, David Macaulay, who wrote and illustrated the book of the same title, leads viewers on a tour of Caernarvon castle, explaining its cultural and sociological significance and its unique architectural design. This program combines live-action documentary, with an animated fictional story of the planning and construction of a castle and the lifestyle of the early inhabitants of the adjoining town in 13th-century Wales.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, dolby digital.
Language Note:
In English.
Subject: Castles > Juvenile films.
Castles > Drama.
Castles > Wales > History > Juvenile films.
Castles > Wales > History > Drama.
Fortification > Juvenile films.
Fortification > Drama.
Cities and towns, Medieval > Wales > Juvenile films.
Cities and towns, Medieval > Wales > Drama.
Genre: Film adaptations.
Historical television programs.
Educational television programs.
Films for the hearing impaired.

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