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Cathedrals of Culture: The Berlin Philharmonic

26 minutes 36 seconds

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The Berlin Philharmonic is one of the great architectural works of the 20th century, and German director Wim Wenders captures the history of the concert hall through archival film and new footage. Wenders highlights the visionary design of architect Hans Scharoun, while telling the story of the people who come to the Berlin Philharmonic to work, perform, and enjoy the productions. Part of the "Cathedrals of Culture" series.

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Cathedrals of Culture
Episode 1
26 minutes 36 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Episode 2
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Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Episode 3
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Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Episode 4
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Grade Level: 9 - 12