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Bauhaus the face of the 20th century

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Alternate title:Face of the twentieth century
Summary:Looks at the development of the Bauhaus and the key figures involved in it, such as Walter Gropius, Mies van der Rohe, László Moholy-Nagy, and Josef Albers. It also sets the history of the Bauhaus in the context of the political unrest and economic chaos of the Weimar Republic in Germany.
Parts in German with English subtitles.
Contributor:Whitford, Frank
Cave, Julia
Provider:British Broadcasting Corporation
RM Arts (Firm)
Nederlandse Omroepprogramma Stichting
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects:Art schools Germany History 20th century
Design Study and teaching Germany History 20th century
Art Study and teaching Germany History 20th century
Gropius, Walter, 1883-1969
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig, 1886-1969
Moholy-Nagy, László, 1895-1946
Albers, Josef
Bauhaus
Credits:Camera, Colin Case, Peter Gilbert, John Goodyer ; editor, Colin Knieff ; music, Howard J. Davidson.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Education
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