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Title The Dark Ages [(DVD) videorecording] : an age of light / ZCZ Films.

Edition [Widescreen format].
Publication Info. [United States] : Athena, 2013.
[Silver Spring, Md.] : Athena, 2013.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  709.02 DAR    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 DVDs (approximately 240 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
System Details DVD (NTSC format), 16:9 widescreen; Dolby digital stereo.
Language Subtitled in English for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note Title from container.
Booklet includes: timeline of the Middle Ages, articles on Christendom, Islam and the Byzantine Empire.
Performer Hosted by Waldemar Januszczak.
Credits Written, directed by Waldemar Januszczak ; produced by Lidia Ciszewska.
Audience Not rated.
Summary The early Middle Ages have been dismissed as a step backwards for civilization--a barbaric time in which warfare and conquest eclipsed learning and progress. But were the Dark Ages really so bleak? Art historian Waldemar Januszczak says no, and then takes us on an artistic journey back to this much-maligned epoch to reveal the evidence. He travels the world, finding beauty and refinement where one might have expected only brutality and destruction.
Subject Art, Medieval -- Videodiscs.
Decorative arts, Medieval -- Videodiscs.
Middle Ages -- Videodiscs.
Genre Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Januszczak, Waldemar, host, screenwriter, television director.
Ciszewska, Lidia, television producer.
ZCZ Films, production company.
Athena (Firm), film distributor.
ISBN 9781621721086
Standard No. 054961210893
Music No. AMP-2108 Athena
AMP2108LIT Athena
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