|Discover the hidden secrets of Middle-earth on a unique journey into the heart of J.R.R. Tolkien's classic. Using the latest mapping techniques and the brilliant art of the Brothers Hildebrandt, follow the journey of Frodo and the rest of the Fellowship day by day. Visit fantastic locations throughout Middle-earth, including Isengard, the Mines of Moria, and Barad-dûr - the Fortress of Sauron. Learn more about intriguing characters such as the White Wizard Saruman, Galadriel, and Elrond, Lord of Rivendell. This magical and entertaining program also revelas the influences that shaped Tolkien's remarkable work and examines the intricate themes that he wove into this great epic. Featuring amazing new insights by reknowned authorities, this film takes you deeper into this great book than ever before. Bonus features include: A conversation with Tim and Greg Hildebrandt, Tolkien: His Life and Work - a personal look at the man behind Middle-earth, and music inspired by The Lord of the Rings performed by folk group "Mostly Autumn".|
Editor's NoteNow that you've seen the movie, set your eyes on this indispensable program that features a comprehensive analysis of The Fellowship of the Ring, as well as underlying themes of this great epic, J.R.R. Tolkien's sources, influences, and the languages of Middle Earth. In this powerful film, amazing computer mapping techniques illuminate the world of Middle Earth, based on Tolkien's original drawings and texts. Also see spectacular paintings by great fantasy artists Tim and Greg Hildebrandt. Visit locations such as the Fortress of Sauron, Isengard and the Mines of Moria. Middle Earth authority Patrick Curry also weighs in with some insightful comments.
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