Learning from the Light

World-renowned architect I. M. Pei was already in his 90s when he took on designing the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, Qatar. This documentary, from award-winning filmmaker, Bo Landin, visits Alhambra and Cordoba in Spain, and Cairo to search for references to understand the essence of Pei's ar...

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Corporate Authors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
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Parthenon Entertainment (Firm)
Format: Movie Electronic
Language:English
Published (Most Recently):New York, N.Y. : Infobase, [2013], c2009.
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Summary:World-renowned architect I. M. Pei was already in his 90s when he took on designing the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, Qatar. This documentary, from award-winning filmmaker, Bo Landin, visits Alhambra and Cordoba in Spain, and Cairo to search for references to understand the essence of Pei's architecture that will find its historical place in an Islamic world stretching from Cordoba to Samarkand.
General Notes:Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on September 08, 2013.
Just For Kids is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Physical Description:1 streaming video file (57 min.) : sd., col.
System Details:Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: Just For Kids platform.
Audience:9 & up.
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