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The World of Buckminster Fuller

(DVD - 2008 )
The World of Buckminster Fuller
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"Buckminster Fuller (1895-1983) was an architect, engineer, geometrician, philosopher, futurist, inventor of the famous geodesic dome, and one of the most brilliant thinkers of his time. His legacy becomes ever more relevant, providing us a road map to steer our planet away from oblivion-- and toward a sustainable future for all of humanity. This film ... transports the viewer into Fuller's mind and soul. Told entirely in his own words, the film is an intimate, personal and inspiring message from Fuller to our fragile world"--Container.
Title: The world of Buckminster Fuller
[videorecording (DVD)]
Publisher: [California] : Masters & Masterworks Productions, c2008.
Edition: Full screen
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 80 min.) :,sd., col. with b&w sequences ;,4 3/4 in.
Notes: Special feature: "Modeling universe": a short film by Jaime Snyder.
Originally released as a documentary in 1971.
Summary: "Buckminster Fuller (1895-1983) was an architect, engineer, geometrician, philosopher, futurist, inventor of the famous geodesic dome, and one of the most brilliant thinkers of his time. His legacy becomes ever more relevant, providing us a road map to steer our planet away from oblivion-- and toward a sustainable future for all of humanity. This film ... transports the viewer into Fuller's mind and soul. Told entirely in his own words, the film is an intimate, personal and inspiring message from Fuller to our fragile world"--Container.
Additional Contributors: Snyder, Jaime
Glascock, Baylis
Snyder, Robert - 1916-2004.
Fuller, R. Buckminster - 1895-1983. - (Richard Buckminster),
Masters & Masterworks Productions
Alternate Title: Modeling universe.
Statement of Responsibility: Masters & Masterworks Productions, Inc. ; a film by Robert Snyder ; co-directors, Robert Snyder, Baylis Glascock
Credits: Photography, Baylis Glascock, Gary Conklin ; sound and additional photography, Richard Aber, Martin Andrews ; editors, David C. Dobson, Paul Overby, Tom Schiller.
System Details: DVD; all regions; NTSC; full screen presentation.
Subject Headings: Inventors United States Biography. Architects United States Biography. Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983.
Genre/Form: Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Topical Term: Inventors
Architects
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