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Title Discovering the real world of Harry Potter / an Atlantic production ; writer & director, Shaun Trevisick ; producer, Sarah Strupinski.

Publication Info. Chicago, Ill. : Distributed by Questar, [2002]


Location Call No. Status
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Nonfiction DVD  DVD 823.914 DISCOVERING    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (72 [that is 47] min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
Series Questar DVD collection
Questar DVD collection.
System Details DVD.
Performer Narrator, Hugh Laurie.
Note Originally produced for American Public Television, Boston, Mass.
Summary Investigates the myths and legends that inspired the world of Harry Potter. Explores the relationship of witches, wizards, Greek gods, ancient Celts, ghosts, magical creatures, alchemy, and ancient spells to Harry Potter. Also describes sources for Harry Potter's world that came from J.K. Rowling's own life experiences and real places.
Note Special features include: The ghostly visitors of Harry Potter; Harry Potter's alchemical & herbal world; In the footsteps of Harry Potter; Harry Potter and the Holy Grail.
GMD: videorecording.
Subject Rowling, J. K. -- Sources.
Rowling, J. K. -- Themes, motives.
Potter, Harry (Fictitious character)
Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (Imaginary organization)
Wizards in literature.
Magic in literature.
Added Author Trevisick, Shaun.
Strupinski, Sarah.
Laurie, Hugh, 1959-
Atlantic Productions.
ISBN 1568558566
Standard No. 033937033254
Music No. QD3325 Questar
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