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The garden and the grid [videorecording] / Malone Gill Productions ; directed by Murray Grigor ; producers, Stephany Marks, Murray Grigor.

Publication:
Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities [distributor], c1986.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videocassette (58 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Series:
Pride of place : building the American dream
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Subjects:
City planning -- United States.
Richardson, H. H. (Henry Hobson), 1838-1886.
Moses, Robert, 1888-1981.
Renaissance Center (Detroit, Mich.).
Rockefeller Center.
Urban renewal -- United States.
Urban beautification -- United States.
Landscape architecture -- United States.
Parks -- United States -- Design and construction.
Washington (D.C.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Williamsburg (Va.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
North Easton (Mass) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Local subjects:
Art and architecture videos. (search)
Form/Genre:
Documentary films.
System Details:
VHS.
Summary:
Examines various solutions to the problem of bringing nature into the city. Covers the following: Detroit's Renaissance Center; the buildings and monuments of Washington, D.C.; H.H. Richardson's embellishment of North Easton, Mass.; Robert Moses's landscaped highways and public parks; Rockefeller Center; and the restoration of Colonial Williamsburg.
Participant:
Host, Robert A.M. Stern; additional commentary by Max Bond, Leon Kier, Duncan S. McGowan, and Charles M. Wisner.
Contributor:
Stern, Robert A. M. , Host, Commentator
Marks, Stephany. , Producer
Grigor, Murray. , Producer, Director
Malone Gill Productions. , Producer
Films for the Humanities (Firm) , Distributor
OCLC:
14507558
Publisher Number:
FFH 986 Films for the Humanities