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Planet Earth : the complete series / a BBC/Discovery Channel/NHK co-production ; series producer, Alastair Fothergill.

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  • 15 of 15 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
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Record details

  • ISBN: 1419849360
  • ISBN: 9781419849367
  • Physical Description: 5 videodiscs (approximately 645 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [London?] : BBC Video, [2007]
  • Distributor: Burbank, CA : Distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video

Content descriptions

General Note:
Collective title from slipcover.
Special features (Discs 1-4, ca. 110 min. total): "Planet Earth diary" behind-the-scenes footage for each episode (ca. 10-minutes per program, inserted directly before the closing credits).
Special feature (Disc 5, 177 min.): "Planet Earth : the future" 3-part documentary, consisting of Saving species (59 min.), Into the wilderness (59 min.), Living together (59 min.).
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1 (176 min.). From pole to pole (59 min.) ; Mountains (58 min.) ; Fresh water (59 min.) -- Disc 2 (174 min.). Caves (57 min.) ; Deserts (58 min.) ; Ice worlds (59 min.) -- Disc 3 (177 min.). Great plains (59 min.) ; Jungles (59 min.) ; Shallow seas (59 min.) -- Disc 4 (118 min.). Seasonal forests (59 min.) ; Ocean deep (59 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music composed by George Fenton ; music performed by BBC Concert Orchestra.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, David Attenborough.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced as 11 episodes of the documentary television program Planet Earth in 2006.
Summary, etc.:
"Captures rare action, impossible locations, and intimate moments with our planet's best-loved, wildest, and most elusive creatures. From the highest mountains to the deepest rivers, [the program] takes you to places you've never been to experience sights and sounds never before captured on film. Prepare to be overwhelmed by the beauty and majesty of 'Planet Earth'"--Container.
System Details Note:
DVD9, region 1, NTSC, 16:9 enchanced, widescreen; Dolby digital surround.
Language Note:
In English, with optional French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Subject: Natural history.
Earth (Planet)
French language materials.
Spanish language materials.
Documentary films.
Genre: Nature television programs.
Science television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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