|aCivilisation.|nThe complete series /|cBBC TV ; produced by Michael Gill and Peter Montagnon ; written by Lord Clark ; directed by Michael Gill, Peter Montagnon, Ann Turner.
|aTaipei, Taiwan :|bDistributed by Deltamac,|c2006.
|a4 videodiscs (ca. 670 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aOriginally broadcast on television Feb. 23-May 18, 1969.
|aSpecial features: Sir David Attenborough remembers the making of Civilisation; photo gallery of behind-the-scenes stills.
|gThe|tskin of our teeth --|gThe|tgreat thaw --|tRomance and reality --|tMan: the measure of all things --|gThe|thero as artist --|tProtest and communication --|tGrandeur and obedience --|gThe|tlight of experience --|gThe|tpursuit of happiness --|gThe|tsmile of reason --|gThe|tworship of nature --|gThe|tfallacies of hope --|tHeroic materialism.
|aEditors, Roger Crittenden, Peter Heelas, Jesse Palmer, Michael Shah Dayan ; original music composed and conducted by Edwin Astley ; designer, Tony Cornell.
|aHost: Sir Kenneth Clark.
|aArt historian Sir Kenneth Clark presents an epic examination of Western European culture, defining what he considers to be the crucial phases of its development. This lavish series was hailed as a masterpiece when it was broadcast in 1969.
|aDVD; region 1; aspect ratio 4:3; Dolby Digital mono.