|aHow much does your building weigh, Mr. Foster? /|cArt Commissioners presents a British-Spanish coproduction ; in association with Aiete Ariane Films ; with the participation of TVE, Canal+ ; directed by Norberto López Amado, Carlos Carcas ; producer, Elena Ochoa ; written and narrated by Deyan Sudjic.
|a1 videodisc (76 min.) :|bsound, color ;|c4 3/4 in.
|atwo-dimensional moving image|btdi|2rdacontent
|aVideodisc release of a 2010 television program.
|aExtras include Q & A with directors, filmmaker bios and film gallery.
|aDirector of photography, Valentín Álvarez ; editor, Paco Cózar ; music, Joan Valent.
|aFeaturing Norman Foster, Paul Goldberger, Buckminster Fuller, Richard Rogers, Deyan Sudjic, Anish Kapoor, Richard Serra, Anthony Caro, Richard Long, Bono.
|aBorn in Manchester, England on the wrong side of the tracks, Norman Foster rose from a humble working class background to become one of the premiere architects of modern times. Beautifully filmed in over ten countries and homing in on his most iconic works, including London's Swiss Re Tower, New York's Hearst Building, Berlin's Reichstag, and more, it's an unprecedented exploration of an architect whose quest is to improve the quality of life through design.