WorldCat Identities

France 5

Overview
Works: 2,569 works in 2,889 publications in 2 languages and 12,413 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Educational films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Producer, Editor, Publisher
Classifications: GN281, 591.38
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Publications about France 5 Publications about France 5
Publications by France 5 Publications by France 5
Most widely held works by France 5
The incredible human journey ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"How did we get here? ...Using the evidence from genetics, fossils, archaeology and climatology, Dr. Alice Roberts uncovers five epic routes our ancestors took across the globe and the obstacles and brutal challenges they encountered along the way. It reveals how our family tree grew and spread out across the world, producing all the variety we see in the human species today -- but despite all that diversity, Dr. Roberts reveals how astonishingly closely related we all are." -- Container
Journey to the edge of the universe ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first accurate non-stop voyage from Earth to the edge of the Universe using a single, unbroken shot through the use of spectacular CGI technology. Building on images taken from the Hubble telescope
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inhabitants of Mammoth Island learn about electricity during the annual lemon harvest. They learn how current and static electricity are different and what metals make the best conductors of electricity
The way things work ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a mammoth delivering canvas awnings gets lifted off the ground by the wind, the Mammoth Islanders discover the power of the wind. The Islanders experiment and eventually learn the right combination of the four forces involved in flight: gravity, lift, thrust, and drag
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mammoth Islanders are looking for an alternative to using mammoths to deliver their pizzas so they experiment with different internal combustion engines, from rockets to turbofan jet engines to gasoline engines. By comparing the advantages and drawbacks of these engines, they determine which one will serve their business best and ensure that the pizzas are delivered on time
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mammoth Islanders invite a visiting inventor to a noisy concert of musical mammoths. Then they learn the principles behind various wind, string, brass and percussion instruments. The result is music to their ears
San Francisco's great quake ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On April 18, 1906, the greatest natural disaster in American history struck without warning. This is the terrifying and inspiring tale of a pitched battle between man and nature told by the stories of people who lived through it
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inhabitants of Mammoth Island learn how sound energy travels in waves, and one islander creates a primitive microphone, amplifier and loudspeaker
Engineering Egypt ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discover how Egypt's two greatest Pharaohs--Khufu and Ramesses II--built their way to immortality through architectural marvels including the temples of Abu Simbel and the Great Pyramid of Giza
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some of the Mammoth Islanders decide to explore the far side of a distant mountain ridge on a breezy spring day. Halfway up the steep trail, they become trapped and must be rescued by a hot air balloon
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bridge collapses and strands a Mammoth Islander and his mammoth on a small island. A young Islander discovers the principle of buoyancy when she observes wood floating on the water, and this aids in the rescue
The way things work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A visiting inventor discovers just how useful Mammoth Island's mammoth population is in keeping things warm one freezing winter day. The Islanders learn that heat can be travel from one place to another in three ways: conduction, convection, or radiation
The way things work ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A visiting inventor and two young Mammoth Islanders create a machine to cool off on a hot summer day
Secrets of Shangri-La quest for sacred caves ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"For years, adventurers from all over the world have searched for the mythic paradise of Shangri-La and have found little ... until now. Explore sacred Buddhist caves and witness as experts look back into time as they uncover centuries-old manuscripts and stunning wall paintings that have remained undisturbed for years. Has the real Shangri-La finally been discovered? Will it survive the erosion and visitors that the future is bound to bring?"--Container
The Pacific War ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On December 7, 1941, Japan launched its attack on Pearl Harbor. The result was that the United States was thrust full force into World War II - turning it into a truly global conflict. American Marines and many of the great filmmakers of the day captured footage of the events as they unfolded - in color. Battles such as the Coral Sea in flames; Guadalcanal littered with corpses; rarely seen images of the deportation of U.S. citizens of Japanese descent and much more
China rises ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Party games: China is on the march. As Beijing prepares for the 2008 Summer Olympic Games, it is envisioning a new political dawn for a growing nation, and is ready to invite the world to see its progress
Cinevardaphoto ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From Agnès Varda comes the wonderful Cinevardaphoto, a triptych of short films exploring the power and vitality of the photograph. In Ydessa, the bears, and etc., Varda discovers a haunting exhibit of found photos; in each one, a teddy bear. With Ulysses, she deconstructs a picture from her early career as a photographer, while ... Salut les cubains uses still photos to capture the spirit of the Cuban Revolution's early days."--Container
Wings of madness the daring flights of Alberto Santos-Dumont ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life and work of Alberto Santos-Dumont, a Brazilian born aviator who became the first man to fly an airplane in Europe and the pioneer of the world's first practical dirigibles
Matisse/Picasso by Philippe Kohly ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henri Matisse (1869-1954) and Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) are the acknowledged twin giants of modern art, between them having originated many of the most significant innovations of twentieth-century painting and sculpture. This film is an encounter with the two pioneers, two adventurers in painting, who opened new frontiers. With archive footage and photos and a wealth of examples of their work, this documentary traces the separate paths Matisse and Picasso followed, looks at their points of contact, and sheds light on how the genius of each artist nourished that of the other
Un monde manga Manga world ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed in Japan, this program looks beyond the stereotypes to objectively examine the history of manga, how manga are drawn, and manga's influence on Japanese life as illustrated by cosplay bars, where people dress up as their favorite characters; manga kissa, 24/7 manga cafes; and Comicket, the twice-annual comics market that draws hundreds of thousands of visitors. The program also introduces viewers to a cross-section of mangaka icons: Vagabond creator Takehiko Inoue; Naoki Urasawa, author of The Pushman and Other Stories; Jiro Taniguchi; Yoshihiro Tatsumi; and Kan Takahama
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Cinquième (Firm)

˜La œ5e
5ème
˜La œCinquième
France cinq
France télévision. France 5
France télévisions. France 5
La 5e (France)
La 5ème
La Cinquième
La Cinquième / Télévision du savoir, de la formation et de l emploi
Languages
English (35)
French (1)
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