The Time of man

United States, 1969

TV show
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Man’s position in the long chain of evolution is portrayed with special emphasis on the problems of survival, pointing up man’s natural connection with all living organisms. Part of the series “The Natural history of the world” this film is presented in three sections:
I - Evolution and survival
II - Man and his humanity
III - Man’s modern history and survival
Narrated by Richard Basehart.

Credits

production company

Metromedia Producers Corporation

producer/director

Marshall Flaum

Duration

00:50:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1969

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010957

Language

English

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Adaptation (Biology)

Animals & Wildlife → Biology

Animals & Wildlife → Evolution (Biology)

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Survival skills

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Environment - Social aspects

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Genetics and environment

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Life (Biology)

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Environment - Social aspects

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Biology - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Survival skills

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Survival skills

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Adaptation (Biology)

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Biology

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Biology - Study and teaching

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Evolution (Biology)

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Genetics and environment

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Human evolution

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Life (Biology)

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Life - Origin

Television

Television → Television programs

Television → Television programs → Television programs - United States

Television → Television series

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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