skip to content
The Song of Ceylon Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Song of Ceylon

Author: John Grierson; Basil Wright; Denning Films.; Cinema Contact (Firm)
Publisher: [United States?] : [publisher not identified], [198-?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Shows traditional culture and primitive economy of Ceylon (Sri Lanka), contrasted with the influence of modern commerce.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Grierson; Basil Wright; Denning Films.; Cinema Contact (Firm)
OCLC Number: 20308912
Notes: Videocassette release of the 1935 award-winning motion picture.
Credits: Music, Walter Leigh.
Description: 1 videocassette (40 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: The Buddha --
The Virgin Island --
The Voices of commerce --
The Apparel of a God.
Responsibility: Denning Films Ltd., by arrangement with Cinema Contact Ltd. ; a John Grierson production ; directed by Basil Wright.

Abstract:

Shows traditional culture and primitive economy of Ceylon (Sri Lanka), contrasted with the influence of modern commerce.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/20308912> # The Song of Ceylon
    a schema:CreativeWork, bgn:VHS, schema:Movie ;
    library:oclcnum "20308912" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/xxu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/425434688#Place/united_states> ; # United States?
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/425434688#Place/sri_lanka> ; # Sri Lanka
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208730> ; # Sri Lanka.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919811> ; # Social conditions
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/425434688#Organization/denning_films> ; # Denning Films.
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/425434688#Person/grierson_john_1898_1972> ; # John Grierson
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/44401538> ; # Basil Wright
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/425434688#Organization/cinema_contact_firm> ; # Cinema Contact (Firm)
    schema:datePublished "198u" ;
    schema:description "Shows traditional culture and primitive economy of Ceylon (Sri Lanka), contrasted with the influence of modern commerce."@en ;
    schema:description "The Buddha -- The Virgin Island -- The Voices of commerce -- The Apparel of a God."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/425434688> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The Song of Ceylon"@en ;
    schema:productID "20308912" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/20308912#PublicationEvent/united_states_publisher_not_identified_198> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/425434688#Agent/publisher_not_identified> ; # [publisher not identified]
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/20308912> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/425434688#Agent/publisher_not_identified> # [publisher not identified]
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "[publisher not identified]" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/425434688#Organization/cinema_contact_firm> # Cinema Contact (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Cinema Contact (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/425434688#Person/grierson_john_1898_1972> # John Grierson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1898" ;
    schema:deathDate "1972" ;
    schema:familyName "Grierson" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Grierson" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/425434688#Place/united_states> # United States?
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States?" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208730> # Sri Lanka.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Sri Lanka." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919811> # Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/44401538> # Basil Wright
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Wright" ;
    schema:givenName "Basil" ;
    schema:name "Basil Wright" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.