The botany of desire /

Shows how human desires are an essential, intricate part of natural history. The program will explore the natural history of four plants -the apple, the tulip, marijuana, and the potato - and the corresponding human desires - sweetness, beauty, intoxication and control. This two-hour documentary beg...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Pollan, Michael (interviewee (expression)), McDormand, Frances. (Narrator), Chater, John (Cinematographer) (director of photography.), Franco, Vicente (director of photography.), Bresnick, Martin (composer (expression)), Pollan, Michael.
Format: Video
Language:English
Published: [Arlington, VA] : [PBS Distribution], [2009]
Subjects:
Online Access:CONNECT
CONNECT
LEADER 04775cgm a2200937Ii 4500
001 mig00005950146
003 OCoLC
005 20220128202421.8
006 m o c
007 vz |za|z|
007 cr |n||||||||a
008 140527s2009 vau116 o vleng d
035 |a (OCoLC)884830882 
035 |a (OCoLC)ocn884830882 
040 |a ALSTP  |b eng  |e rda  |e pn  |c ALSTP  |d OCLCO  |d OCLCF  |d OCL  |d OCLCQ  |d OCLCO  |d OCLCA  |d OCLCQ  |d UPM  |d WYU  |d OCLCA  |d NJT  |d OCLCO  |d OCL  |d OCLCO 
041 0 |a eng  |p eng  |h eng 
046 |k 2009  |2 edtf 
049 |a TXMM 
050 4 |a QK46.5.H85  |b B68 2009 
245 0 4 |a The botany of desire /  |c produced & directed by Michael Schwarz ; co-produced by Edward Gray ; produced by Kikem Media. 
257 |a United States  |2 naf 
260 |a [Arlington, VA] :  |b [PBS Distribution],  |c [2009] 
300 |a 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 116 min.)) :  |b sound, color 
306 |a 015619 
336 |a two-dimensional moving image  |b tdi  |2 rdacontent 
337 |a computer  |b c  |2 rdamedia 
338 |a online resource  |b cr  |2 rdacarrier 
344 |3 Alexander Street  |a digital  |2 rdatr 
347 |3 Alexander Street  |a video file  |2 rdaft 
380 |a Television programs  |2 lcgft 
500 |a Originally produced for television in 2009. 
500 |a "Based on the book by Michael Pollan"--End credits. 
511 0 |a Narrated by Frances McDormand ; interviewee, Michael Pollan. 
508 |a Directors of photography, John Chater, Vicente Franco ; edited by Don Bernier and Gail Huddleson ; original score, Martin Bresnick ; animation, Brian Oakes Design. 
520 |a Shows how human desires are an essential, intricate part of natural history. The program will explore the natural history of four plants -the apple, the tulip, marijuana, and the potato - and the corresponding human desires - sweetness, beauty, intoxication and control. This two-hour documentary begins in Michael Pollan's garden, and roams the world, from the fields of Iowa to the apple forests of Kazakhstan, from a medical marijuana hot house to the tulip markets of Amsterdam. 
546 |a In English; closed-captioned in English. 
521 8 |a Rating: TV-PG. 
588 0 |a Online resource; title from title screen (Alexander Street Press, viewed December 16, 2020). 
590 |a The PBS Video Collection Fourth Edition All Titles 
650 0 |a Human-plant relationships. 
650 0 |a Cannabis. 
650 0 |a Apples. 
650 0 |a Marijuana. 
650 0 |a Nature. 
650 0 |a Potatoes. 
650 0 |a Tulips. 
655 7 |a Video recordings for the hearing impaired.  |2 fast  |0 (OCoLC)fst01710450 
655 7 |a Nonfiction television programs.  |2 fast  |0 (OCoLC)fst01710270 
655 7 |a Nature television programs.  |2 fast  |0 (OCoLC)fst01726241 
655 7 |a Internet videos.  |2 fast  |0 (OCoLC)fst01750214 
655 7 |a Documentary television programs.  |2 fast  |0 (OCoLC)fst01710387 
655 7 |a Documentary films.  |2 fast  |0 (OCoLC)fst01710390 
655 7 |a Television adaptations.  |2 fast  |0 (OCoLC)fst01710478 
655 7 |a Nature television programs.  |2 lcgft 
655 7 |a Documentary television programs.  |2 lcgft 
655 7 |a Television adaptations.  |2 lcgft 
655 7 |a Nonfiction television programs.  |2 lcgft 
655 7 |a Internet videos.  |2 lcgft 
655 7 |a Video recordings for the hearing impaired.  |2 lcgft 
700 1 |a Schwarz, Michael,  |d 1953-2019,  |e television producer,  |e television director. 
700 1 |a Gray, Edward  |q (Edward S.),  |e television producer. 
700 1 |a Pollan, Michael,  |e interviewee (expression) 
700 1 |a McDormand, Frances.  |e narrator. 
700 1 |a Chater, John  |c (Cinematographer),  |e director of photography. 
700 1 |a Franco, Vicente,  |e director of photography. 
700 1 |a Bernier, Don,  |d 1970-  |e editor of moving image work. 
700 1 |a Huddleson, Gail,  |e editor of moving image work. 
700 1 |a Bresnick, Martin,  |e composer (expression) 
700 1 |i Television adaptation of (work):  |a Pollan, Michael.  |t Botany of desire. 
710 2 |a Kikim Media,  |e production company. 
710 2 |a PBS Distribution (Firm),  |e publisher. 
730 0 |a PBS Video Collection 
776 0 |o Original  |w (OCoLC)456457382 
856 4 0 |u https://ezproxy.mtsu.edu/login?url=http://www.aspresolver.com/aspresolver.asp?PBSV;2361475  |z CONNECT  |3 Alexander Street  |t 0 
907 |a 5391079  |b 05-27-21  |c 05-27-21 
998 |a wi  |b 05-27-21  |c m  |d g  |e -  |f eng  |g vau  |h 4  |i 1 
903 |a ASP  |c LIFE 
994 |a 92  |b TXM 
999 f f |i c79bc09e-9da8-4b0c-9c9e-d1cca68eac93  |s 46f808ef-e396-45a2-aa92-14858b7b9007  |t 0 
952 f f |t 1  |e QK46.5.H85 B68 2009  |h Library of Congress classification 
856 4 0 |3 Alexander Street  |t 0  |u https://ezproxy.mtsu.edu/login?url=http://www.aspresolver.com/aspresolver.asp?PBSV;2361475  |z CONNECT