The Starry Messenger (1973)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Jacob Bronowski

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1973

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

Traces the origin of the Scientific Revolution in the battle between Progress and Dogma, symbolised by the trial of Galileo. The main part of the programme is set in the Italy of Galileo, in particular Venice and Rome, and the conclusion is the reconstruction of Galileo's trial.

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