Bbc: The Genius Of

BBC - Art on the BBC: The Genius of Leonardo Da Vinci (2018)  Video

Posted by notbanned at May 5, 2018
BBC - Art on the BBC: The Genius of Leonardo Da Vinci (2018)

BBC - Art on the BBC: The Genius of Leonardo Da Vinci (2018)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 4886 Kbps | 58mn 58s | 2.07 GiB
Audio: English AAC 125 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Art historian Dr Janina Ramirez embarks on a journey through six decades of the BBC archives to create a television history of one of the most celebrated figures in art - Leonardo Da Vinci. Ramirez shows how experts and art presenters - from Andrew Graham-Dixon to Fiona Bruce to Kenneth Clarke - have turned to television to bring Leonardo's artwork out of galleries and into our living rooms. Through television they have explored the origins of Leonardo's boundless curiosity, his pioneering use of light and shade, and his remarkable scientific exploration.

BBC - The Genius of Bert Jansch: Folk, Blues and Beyond (2014)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Feb. 28, 2018
BBC - The Genius of Bert Jansch: Folk, Blues and Beyond (2014)

BBC - The Genius of Bert Jansch: Folk, Blues and Beyond (2014)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2194 Kbps | 1 h 22 min | 1.34 GiB
Audio: English AAC 132 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Interviews and rare archive footage weave together performances from a landmark multi-artist concert at the Royal Festival Hall in London, celebrating the songs and artistry of the great folk-blues troubadour Bert Jansch. Ralph McTell, Robert Plant, Donovan, members of Pentangle, Bernard Butler, Martin Carthy, Martin Simpson, Lisa Knapp and more pay tribute to Jansch, who died in 2011. Robert Plant shows his vocal prowess with a powerful rendition of Go Your Way My Love, joined by Jansch collaborator Bernard Butler.

BBC - The Genius of Photography (2006)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Oct. 15, 2016
BBC - The Genius of Photography (2006)

BBC - The Genius of Photography (2006)
DVDRip | 624 x 352 | .AVI/XviD @ 1529 Kbps | 6x~59mn | English MP3 128 Kbps, 2 channels | 4.10 GB
Genre: Documentary

The first major television history of the most influential art form in the world, this landmark series explores the key events and the key images that have marked the development of photography. At the heart of the series is a quest to understand what makes a truly great photograph. What is it that makes a photograph by Nan Goldin or Henri Cartier Bresson stand out among the millions of others taken by all of us every single day?

BBC - The Genius of Beethoven (2007)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 24, 2016
BBC - The Genius of Beethoven (2007)

BBC - The Genius of Beethoven (2007)
PDTV | 704 x 400 | .AVI/DivX 5 @ 1005 Kbps | 3x~58mn | English MP3 173 Kbps, 2 channels | 1.50 GB
Genre: Documentary, Music

A three-part drama-documentary series about Ludwig van Beethoven presented by conductor Charles Hazlewood. It takes eyewitness accounts of the composer's tragic life and weaves them into analysis of his groundbreaking music.

BBC - The Genius of Turner (2013)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 11, 2016
BBC - The Genius of Turner (2013)

BBC - The Genius of Turner (2013)
HDTV 720p | MKV | 1280x720 | AVC@2242 Kbps | English AAC@93 Kbps | 2 channels | 59mn 19s | 992 MiB
HDTV 1080p | MP4 | 1920x1080 | AVC@3334 Kbps | English AAC@129 Kbps | 2 channels | 59mn 14s | 1.43 GiB
Genre: Documentary

Looks at revered British artist JMW Turner in a new light, exploring how there is more to Turner than his sublime landscapes - he also painted machines, science, technology and industry. The programme examines nine key Turner paintings and shows how we should rethink them in the light of the scientific and Industrial Revolution. Turner's life spanned the Industrial Revolution, he witnessed it as it unfolded, and he painted it, and in the process created a whole new kind of art. Includes interviews with historian Simon Schama and artist Tracey Emin.

BBC - The Genius of Verdi (2013)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 2, 2016
BBC - The Genius of Verdi (2013)

BBC - The Genius of Verdi (2013)
PDTV | 832 x 468 | .MKV/AVC @ 1377 Kbps | 58mn 14s | 628 MB
Audio: English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Superstar opera tenor Rolando Villazón reveals an insider's view on performing music by one of the greatest opera composers, Giuseppe Verdi, who celebrates his bicentenary in 2013.

BBC - The Genius of Invention (2013)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 29, 2016
BBC - The Genius of Invention (2013)

BBC - The Genius of Invention (2013)
PDTV | 832 x 468 | .MP4/AVC @ 1512 Kbps | 4x~58mn | English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | 2.74 GB
Genre: Documentary

Exploring the fascinating stories behind the technologies and innovations which have transformed the modern world.
BBC - The Genius Of Marie Curie The Woman Who Lit Up The World (2013)

BBC - The Genius Of Marie Curie The Woman Who Lit Up The World (2013)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2113 Kbps | 5mn 54s | 958 MB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Nearly 80 years after her death, Marie Curie remains by far the best known female scientist. In her lifetime, she became that rare thing: a celebrity scientist, attracting the attention of the news cameras and tabloid gossip.

BBC - The Genius of Josiah Wedgwood (2013)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 2, 2016
BBC - The Genius of Josiah Wedgwood (2013)

BBC - The Genius of Josiah Wedgwood (2013)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2617 Kbps | 59 mins | 1.16 GB
Audio: English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Historian and author AN Wilson explores the life of his great hero, Josiah Wedgwood. As one of the founding fathers of the Industrial Revolution, Wegdwood was a self-made, self-educated creative giant, whose other achievements might be better known if he wasn't so celebrated for his pottery.

BBC - The Genius of Carl Faberge (2013)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at June 10, 2016
BBC - The Genius of Carl Faberge (2013)

BBC - The Genius of Carl Faberge (2013)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2118 Kbps | 58mn 58s | 950 MB
Audio: English AAC 133 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Stephen Smith explores the extraordinary life and work of the virtuoso jeweller Carl Faberge. He talks to HRH Prince Michael of Kent about Faberge items in the Royal Collection and to Russian billionaire Viktor Vekselberg, who spent a hundred million dollars acquiring nine exquisite Faberge eggs.