Civilisation: The Complete Series [DVD]

Vendor: The DVD Hut
Format: PAL, Colour, Full Screen, Mono Language: English Subtitles: English Subtitles For The Hearing Impaired: English Aspect Ratio: 4:3 - 1.33:1 Number of discs: 4 Classification: Exempt Studio: 2 Entertain...

Available

$39.10 $59.99
  • Format: PAL, Colour, Full Screen, Mono
  • Language: English
  • Subtitles: English
  • Subtitles For The Hearing Impaired: English
  • Aspect Ratio: 4:3 - 1.33:1
  • Number of discs: 4
  • Classification: Exempt
  • Studio: 2 Entertain Video
  • DVD Release Date: 18 April 2005
  • Run Time: 670 minutes
  • Product Description

    Kenneth Clarke's eloquent and deeply personal documentary series exploring the cultural heritage of the western world, from the collapse of the Roman Empire until the birth of modernism, was groundbreaking television when first broadcast by the BBC in 1969. With its use of exotic locations, and its engaging presenter with his idiosyncratic style, it influenced much of what was to follow. Progressing from the cultural effects of feudalism in medieval Europe to the birth of the Renaissance in fifteenth-century Florence, from revolutionary politics in France after 1789 to the growth of materialism in artistic and scientific discourse, Clarke did not just examine 'art', but wanted to reveal the spiritual and humanistic motives behind its creation. Includes all 13 episodes.

    Please Note:

    These discs are (PAL) format, and will work on all modern Australian & European DVD players.

      Best Sellers

      Scroll To Top

      Signup For Newsletter

      Sign up for our newsletter for exclusive updates on contests, new products, and more.