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Frank Lloyd Wright [DVD] / a film by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Kenton County.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch B WRIGH F (Text) 33126014041531 DVD Available -
Erlanger Branch B WRIGH F (Text) 33126014041523 DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1415702500
  • ISBN: 9781415702505
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 153 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video ; [2004]

Content descriptions

Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Edward Herrmann; voices: Philip Bosco, Julie Harris, Sab Shimono.
Summary, etc.:
Uses interviews and archival footage to tell the story of the melodramatic life and stunning architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright. Discusses some of the 800+ buildings designed by Wright, including the Guggenheim Museum, the Johnson Wax Building, Fallingwater, Unity Temple, and Taliesin. Examines how Wright's buildings and ideas changed the way we live, work, and see the world around us. Documents the turbulence of Wright's personal life, including his three marriages, financial troubles, and many scandals.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Subject: Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959.
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 > Family.
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 > Homes and haunts.
Architects > United States > Biography.
Architecture > United States > History > 20th century.
Prairie school (Architecture)
Genre: Documentary films.

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