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The Resource Big birds can't fly, a co-production of Thirteen Productions LLC and BBC in association with WNET ; produced and directed by Mike Birkhead, (videorecording DVD)

Big birds can't fly, a co-production of Thirteen Productions LLC and BBC in association with WNET ; produced and directed by Mike Birkhead, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Big birds can't fly
Title
Big birds can't fly
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of Thirteen Productions LLC and BBC in association with WNET ; produced and directed by Mike Birkhead
Title variation
Big birds cannot fly
Contributor
Distributor
Film director
Film producer
Host
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The ostrich, the emu, and the rhea, together with the kiwi and the cassowary, are the court jesters of the avian world, because they can't do the one thing that birds are famous for doing. They can't fly. But exactly how and why did these birds abandon flight? It's been one of the natural world's great mysteries. And now DNA is promising to give us the answer
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Film editor, Nibel Buck ; photography, Ralph Bower, Chris Openshaw, Mark Lamble, and George Woodcock ; music composed by James Barrett
Date time place
Originally broadcast on television by PBS as an episode of the television program Nature in 2015
Dewey number
598.5
Intended audience
TV rating: TV-PG-S
Language note
In English; English subtitles, English descriptive audio track
LC call number
QL696.S9
PerformerNote
Presented by David Attenborough
Runtime
60
Technique
live action
Label
Big birds can't fly, a co-production of Thirteen Productions LLC and BBC in association with WNET ; produced and directed by Mike Birkhead, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn925551634
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 minutes)
Isbn
9781627894883
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887026253
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
NAT63303
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Big birds can't fly, a co-production of Thirteen Productions LLC and BBC in association with WNET ; produced and directed by Mike Birkhead, (videorecording DVD)
Distribution
Note
Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn925551634
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 minutes)
Isbn
9781627894883
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887026253
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
NAT63303
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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