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The Resource Baraka, a Mark Magidson Production ; a Ron Fricke film ; produced by Mark Magidson ; original treatment written by Genevieve Nicholas, Constantine Nicholas, Ron Fricke ; concept and scenario by Ron Fricke, Mark Magidson, Bob Green ; restoration producer, Christopher M. Reyna ; directed & photographed by Ron Fricke, (videorecording)

Baraka, a Mark Magidson Production ; a Ron Fricke film ; produced by Mark Magidson ; original treatment written by Genevieve Nicholas, Constantine Nicholas, Ron Fricke ; concept and scenario by Ron Fricke, Mark Magidson, Bob Green ; restoration producer, Christopher M. Reyna ; directed & photographed by Ron Fricke, (videorecording)

Label
Baraka
Title
Baraka
Statement of responsibility
a Mark Magidson Production ; a Ron Fricke film ; produced by Mark Magidson ; original treatment written by Genevieve Nicholas, Constantine Nicholas, Ron Fricke ; concept and scenario by Ron Fricke, Mark Magidson, Bob Green ; restoration producer, Christopher M. Reyna ; directed & photographed by Ron Fricke
Title variation
Baraka
Title variation remainder
a world beyond words
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"[A] transcendent global tour that explores the sights and sounds of the human condition like nothing you've ever seen or felt before. These are the wonders of a world without words, viewed through man and nature's own prisms of symmetry, savagery, chaos and harmony." - Container
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Edited by Ron Fricke, Mark Magidson, David E. Aubrey ; music direction and original music by Michael Stearns
Dewey number
306.4
LC call number
GN473
LC item number
.B37 2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fricke, Ron
  • Magidson, Mark
  • Nicholas, Genevieve
  • Nicholas, Constantine
  • Green, Bob
  • Reyna, Christopher M
  • Gregory, David
  • Stearns, Michael
  • Funhouse Entertainment (Firm)
  • Mark Magidson Production (Firm)
  • MPI Home Video (Firm)
  • MPI Media Group
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Human geography
  • Worship
  • Religious life
  • Nature
  • Human ecology
Technique
live action
Label
Baraka, a Mark Magidson Production ; a Ron Fricke film ; produced by Mark Magidson ; original treatment written by Genevieve Nicholas, Constantine Nicholas, Ron Fricke ; concept and scenario by Ron Fricke, Mark Magidson, Bob Green ; restoration producer, Christopher M. Reyna ; directed & photographed by Ron Fricke, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Original film released in 1992
  • Feature title from disc menu
  • "First of its kind 8K scan from fully restored 70mm film." - Container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Disc 1 : Nepal morning -- Meditation -- Balinese "Monkey" chant (Kecak) -- Volcanoes / Organics -- Body adornment -- Dance -- Water journey -- Destruction -- Brazil favela / Cigarette factory -- Subway riders / Monk with bell -- City and manufacturing -- Chickens -- Calcutta foragers / Homeless -- Street travelers / Buto dance -- War / Oil fires -- Steel workers / Death camps -- Tiananmen Square / Stone figures -- Varanasi sunrise -- Eclipse / Sacred journey -- Rotating starfields
  • Disc 2 : Bonus features: Baraka: a closer look (Produced by Funhouse Entertainment on behalf of MPI Media Group ; Producer/director, David Gregory ; 76 min. ; 2008) ; Restoration (MPI Media Group ; Funhouse Entertainment ; 7 min. ; 2008)
Control code
ocn260052220
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 98 min.)
Isbn
9780788608155
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
030306785899
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD7858
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)260052220
System details
DVD ; Region 1; NTSC; 5.1 Dolby Digital ; 5.1 DTS 96/24 ; 16:9 letterbox ; 8K ultradigital HD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Baraka, a Mark Magidson Production ; a Ron Fricke film ; produced by Mark Magidson ; original treatment written by Genevieve Nicholas, Constantine Nicholas, Ron Fricke ; concept and scenario by Ron Fricke, Mark Magidson, Bob Green ; restoration producer, Christopher M. Reyna ; directed & photographed by Ron Fricke, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Original film released in 1992
  • Feature title from disc menu
  • "First of its kind 8K scan from fully restored 70mm film." - Container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Disc 1 : Nepal morning -- Meditation -- Balinese "Monkey" chant (Kecak) -- Volcanoes / Organics -- Body adornment -- Dance -- Water journey -- Destruction -- Brazil favela / Cigarette factory -- Subway riders / Monk with bell -- City and manufacturing -- Chickens -- Calcutta foragers / Homeless -- Street travelers / Buto dance -- War / Oil fires -- Steel workers / Death camps -- Tiananmen Square / Stone figures -- Varanasi sunrise -- Eclipse / Sacred journey -- Rotating starfields
  • Disc 2 : Bonus features: Baraka: a closer look (Produced by Funhouse Entertainment on behalf of MPI Media Group ; Producer/director, David Gregory ; 76 min. ; 2008) ; Restoration (MPI Media Group ; Funhouse Entertainment ; 7 min. ; 2008)
Control code
ocn260052220
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 98 min.)
Isbn
9780788608155
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
030306785899
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD7858
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)260052220
System details
DVD ; Region 1; NTSC; 5.1 Dolby Digital ; 5.1 DTS 96/24 ; 16:9 letterbox ; 8K ultradigital HD
Video recording format
DVD

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