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Planet Earth / a BBC/Discovery Channel/NHK co-production in association with the CBC ; series producer, Alastair Fothergill.

Fothergill, Alastair. (Added Author). Weaver, Sigourney, 1949- (Added Author). British Broadcasting Corporation. (Added Author). Discovery Channel (Firm) (Added Author). Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai. (Added Author). Discovery Communications, Inc. (Added Author).

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Item details

  • Physical Description: 5 videodiscs (approximately 630 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 5 DVD collectors edition.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Discovery Communications, Inc., [2007]

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Produced for television in 2006.
Contents:
Disc 1. Pole to pole / producer, Mark Linfield -- Mountains / producer, Vanessa Berlowitz -- Deep ocean / producers, Andy Byatt, Penny Allen -- Disc 2. Deserts / producer, Huw Cordey -- Ice worlds / producer, Vanessa Berlowitz -- Shallow seas / producer, Mark Brownlow -- Disc 3. Great plains / producer, Jonny Keeling -- Jungles / producer, Huw Cordey -- Fresh water / producer, Mark Brownlow -- Disc 4. Seasonal forests / producer, Mark Linfield -- Caves / producer, Huw Cordey -- Disc 5. Future / Fergus Beeley.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music composed by George Fenton.
Participant or Performer:
Narrated by Sigourney Weaver.
Summary, etc.:
An 11-part series that presents rare footage of Earth's landscapes and wildlife.
Target Audience:
Rating: G.
System Details:
DVD, Discs 1-4: widescreen (16:9 anamorphic), 5.1 surround; Disc 5: 4.3 fullscreen, 2.0 stereo.
Subject: Animals.
Habitat (Ecology)
Biotic communities.
Desert ecology.
Cold regions.
Tropics.
Eastern Hemisphere.
Northern Hemisphere.
Southern Hemisphere.
Western Hemisphere.
Genre: DVD-Video discs.

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