The Resource Being in the world

Being in the world

Label
Being in the world
Title
Being in the world
Contributor
Contributor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ten years after graduating with a degree in philosophy from UC Berkeley, filmmaker Tao Ruspoli returned to visit his one-time professor, world-renowned philosopher Hubert Dreyfus. That visit led to meetings with a whole generation of philosophers whom Dreyfus had taught, which subsequently sparked the inspiration for this film. Being in the World raises the question of whether we have forgotten what it means to be truly human in today's technological age, and proceeds to answer this question by taking a journey around the world to meet a whole host of remarkable individuals, including Manuel Molina, the legendary poet and flamenco master; Leah Chase, affectionately known as the Queen of Creole Cuisine; and Hiroshi Sakaguchi, a master carpenter from Japan. By showing how these modern day masters approach life from within their chosen fields, Ruspoli's film celebrates the ability of human beings to find meaning in the world through the mastery of physical, intellectual, and creative skills
Cataloging source
UtOrBLW
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by Kino Lorber Edu in 2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ruspoli, Tao
  • Molina, Manuel
  • Chase, Leah
  • Sakaguchi, Hiroshi
  • Kanopy (Firm)
Runtime
80
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Documentary films
  • Voyages and travels
  • Meaning (Philosophy)
  • Human beings
  • Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Technique
live action
Label
Being in the world
Link
http://austinpl.kanopystreaming.com/node/113770
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1113769
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 81 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1113769
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897772773
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Being in the world
Link
http://austinpl.kanopystreaming.com/node/113770
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1113769
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 81 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1113769
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897772773
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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