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What's it called? Proteus [videorecording] : a nineteenth century vision / Night Fire Films presents a film by David Lebrun ; written and directed by David Lebrun.
Who published it? Brooklyn, NY : First Run/Icarus Films [distributor], c2004.
Edition info! Letterboxed.
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Location Call No. Status
 DOWNTOWN Nonfiction  193 Pro  AVAILABLE
 DOWNTOWN Nonfiction  193 Pro  AVAILABLE
What's it like? 1 videodisc (59 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Helpful notes! Copyright date on credit frame: 2003; copyright date on disc label: 2004.
Credits Animation camera, Chuck Martin, Kevin Haug, Richard Edwards ; editor, David Lebrun ; music, Yuval Ron.
Performers! Narrator, Marian Seldes ; voices of Corey Burton (Ernst Haeckel), Richard Dysart (Ancient Mariner), Philip Proctor (Wolfgang von Goethe), James Warwick (log of HMS Challenger).
What's it about? Through the works of biologist and philosopher Ernst Haeckel, the role of the sea as the "outer space" of his time is explored. Based almost entirely on 19th-century scientific illustrations, paintings, and photographs brought to life through innovative animation, Proteus explores the undersea world through a complex tapestry of biology, oceanography, scientific history, poetry and myth.
Special stuff to know! DVD.
It's a special thing! Documentary videos.
Helpful subjects! Haeckel, Ernst Heinrich Philipp August, 1834-1919.
Science and the arts.
Underwater exploration.
Radiolaria, Fossil.
Evolution.
It's a special thing! DVD-Video discs.
More people who helped! LeBrun, David, 1944-
Night Fire Films.
Other titles to try! Nineteenth century vision
Special numbers! 720229913416
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