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The Resource Defying the gods, a production of Schlessinger Media ; executive producer, Andrew Schlessinger ; executive producer/writer, Ray Messecar ; director, Ray Messecar ; [produced and directed by] Top Dog Media Incorporated

Defying the gods, a production of Schlessinger Media ; executive producer, Andrew Schlessinger ; executive producer/writer, Ray Messecar ; director, Ray Messecar ; [produced and directed by] Top Dog Media Incorporated

Label
Defying the gods
Title
Defying the gods
Statement of responsibility
a production of Schlessinger Media ; executive producer, Andrew Schlessinger ; executive producer/writer, Ray Messecar ; director, Ray Messecar ; [produced and directed by] Top Dog Media Incorporated
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Greek mythology is filled with stories of the tragic fates that awaited those individuals whose poor judgment and excessive pride (or hubris) offended the gods. This video recounts the myths of the weaver Arachne, Daedalus and his reckless son Icarus, Prometheus the fire-stealer, and Pandora
Member of
Cataloging source
GO4
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Cosimo Scianna ; video editing & graphics, Elements Post ... [et al.] ; music, Bruce H. Zimmerman
Intended audience
Grades 4-8
Language note
English or Spanish dialogue; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Live-action host, Kevin Bott
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schlessinger, Andrew
  • Messecar, Ray
  • Bott, Kevin
  • Schlessinger Media
  • Top Dog Media (Firm)
Runtime
23
Series statement
Greek mythology for students
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Arachne (Greek mythology)
  • Daedalus (Greek mythology)
  • Icarus (Greek mythology)
  • Prometheus
  • Pandora (Greek mythology)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Technique
animation
Label
Defying the gods, a production of Schlessinger Media ; executive producer, Andrew Schlessinger ; executive producer/writer, Ray Messecar ; director, Ray Messecar ; [produced and directed by] Top Dog Media Incorporated
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: chapter select, discussion questions & activities
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
984277
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (23 min.)
Isbn
9781417102556
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
753201129635
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
V6204
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 984277
  • (OCoLC)60655613
System details
DVD; all region, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Defying the gods, a production of Schlessinger Media ; executive producer, Andrew Schlessinger ; executive producer/writer, Ray Messecar ; director, Ray Messecar ; [produced and directed by] Top Dog Media Incorporated
Publication
Note
Special features: chapter select, discussion questions & activities
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
984277
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (23 min.)
Isbn
9781417102556
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
753201129635
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
V6204
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 984277
  • (OCoLC)60655613
System details
DVD; all region, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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