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The Resource Doctor Who, The Aztecs, BBC TV ; produced by Verity Lambert and Mervyn Pinfield ; [written] by John Lucarotti ; directed by John Crockett

Doctor Who, The Aztecs, BBC TV ; produced by Verity Lambert and Mervyn Pinfield ; [written] by John Lucarotti ; directed by John Crockett

Label
Doctor Who, The Aztecs
Title
Doctor Who
Title part
The Aztecs
Statement of responsibility
BBC TV ; produced by Verity Lambert and Mervyn Pinfield ; [written] by John Lucarotti ; directed by John Crockett
Title variation
Aztecs
Contributor
Actor
Copyright holder
Director
Film distributor
Producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The TARDIS arrives in fifteenth century Mexico inside the tomb of the Aztec High Priest Yetaxa. The travelers get cut off. Barbara is proclaimed to be Yetaxa's divine reincarnation. However, she incurs the wrath of the High Priest of Sacrifice when she tries to use her authority to put an end to human sacrifices
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Title music, Ron Grainer ; incidental music, Richard Rodney Bennett
Language note
English dialogue [all episodes]; Optional Arabic language track [Episode 4 only]; optional English SDH captions for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
William Hartnell, William Russell, Jacqueline Hill, Carole Ann Ford
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1966
  • 1918-1986
  • 1908-1975
  • 1924-
  • 1929-1993
  • 1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lambert, Verity
  • Pinfield, Mervyn
  • Lucarotti, John
  • Crockett, John
  • Hartnell, William
  • Russell, William
  • Hill, Jacqueline
  • Ford, Carole Ann
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • BBC Worldwide Ltd
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
99
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Doctor
  • Time travel
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Extraterrestrial beings
  • Aztecs
  • Reincarnation
  • Action and adventure television programs
  • Fantasy television programs
  • Television programs
  • Science fiction television programs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Doctor Who, The Aztecs, BBC TV ; produced by Verity Lambert and Mervyn Pinfield ; [written] by John Lucarotti ; directed by John Crockett
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Originally broadcast May 23-June 13, 1964
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1: The temple of evil -- The warriors of death -- The bride of sacrifice -- The day of darkness -- Special features: Optional audio episode commentary -- Optional Arabic audio [Episode 4 -- The day of darkness] -- Remembering the Aztecs (28 min.) [Making-of featurette] -- Designing the Aztecs (24 min.) [Barry Newberry interview] -- Cortez and Montezuma (6 min.) [Excerpt from 1970 Blue Peter episode] -- Restoring the Aztecs (8 min.) -- Optional on-screen info text -- Making cocoa (2 min.) -- TARDIS-Cam No. 3 (1 min.) -- Photo gallery (4 min.) -- Intro sequences
  • Disc 2: Special features: Galaxy 4 (64 min.) [Reconstruction of missing story Galaxy 4, including recently discovered episode 3] -- Chronicle: The realms of gold (50) [John Julius Norwich's 1969 program on the Spanish conquest of Mexico and the Aztecs] -- Doctor forever! Celestial toyroom (22 min.) -- It's a square world (7 min.) [The very first Doctor Who skit] -- A whole scene going (4 min.) [Director Gordon Flemyng on the making of his film Daleks: Invasion Earth 2150 A.D.] -- PDF materials: Radio Times listings [DVD-ROM feature]
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 99 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929318285
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 1000379764
  • 3000048876
  • 2000082984
  • 2000082939
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)828639647
  • (OCoLC)ocn828639647
  • 874131
System details
DVD9 ; DVD-ROM ; NTSC, region 1; full screen (4:3) aspect ratio presentation; Dolby digital mono. ; access to DVD-ROM features requires computer with DVD-ROM drive and Adobe Reader software
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Doctor Who, The Aztecs, BBC TV ; produced by Verity Lambert and Mervyn Pinfield ; [written] by John Lucarotti ; directed by John Crockett
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Originally broadcast May 23-June 13, 1964
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1: The temple of evil -- The warriors of death -- The bride of sacrifice -- The day of darkness -- Special features: Optional audio episode commentary -- Optional Arabic audio [Episode 4 -- The day of darkness] -- Remembering the Aztecs (28 min.) [Making-of featurette] -- Designing the Aztecs (24 min.) [Barry Newberry interview] -- Cortez and Montezuma (6 min.) [Excerpt from 1970 Blue Peter episode] -- Restoring the Aztecs (8 min.) -- Optional on-screen info text -- Making cocoa (2 min.) -- TARDIS-Cam No. 3 (1 min.) -- Photo gallery (4 min.) -- Intro sequences
  • Disc 2: Special features: Galaxy 4 (64 min.) [Reconstruction of missing story Galaxy 4, including recently discovered episode 3] -- Chronicle: The realms of gold (50) [John Julius Norwich's 1969 program on the Spanish conquest of Mexico and the Aztecs] -- Doctor forever! Celestial toyroom (22 min.) -- It's a square world (7 min.) [The very first Doctor Who skit] -- A whole scene going (4 min.) [Director Gordon Flemyng on the making of his film Daleks: Invasion Earth 2150 A.D.] -- PDF materials: Radio Times listings [DVD-ROM feature]
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 99 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929318285
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • 1000379764
  • 3000048876
  • 2000082984
  • 2000082939
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)828639647
  • (OCoLC)ocn828639647
  • 874131
System details
DVD9 ; DVD-ROM ; NTSC, region 1; full screen (4:3) aspect ratio presentation; Dolby digital mono. ; access to DVD-ROM features requires computer with DVD-ROM drive and Adobe Reader software
Video recording format
DVD

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