Idea Wars: The Birth of Printing

Gutenberg is responsible for the most significant invention of the medieval period: movable type printing. This ambitious docudrama shows the struggle of an inventor who challenged the society of his time. With the help of historians and documents of the time, such as judiciary archives, notarized acts, and first printings, this film retraces the most significant moments of Gutenberg’s life.
  • bvseo_sdk, p_sdk, 3.2.1
  • CLOUD, getAggregateRating, 7.38ms
  • REVIEWS, PRODUCT
  • bvseo-msg: HTTP status code of 404 was returned;
  • bvseo_sdk, p_sdk, 3.2.1
  • CLOUD, getReviews, 5.47ms
  • REVIEWS, PRODUCT
  • bvseo-msg: HTTP status code of 404 was returned; HTTP status code of 404 was returned;

Overview

Gutenberg is responsible for the most significant invention of the medieval period: movable type printing. This ambitious docudrama shows the struggle of an inventor who challenged the society of his time. With the help of historians and documents of the time, such as judiciary archives, notarized acts, and first printings, this film retraces the most significant moments of Gutenberg’s life.

About

MagellanTV
MagellanTV

MagellanTV’s mission is to bring you the finest documentaries from around the world. They believe in the power of telling real stories that have defined the human experience and point the way to the future. We call it: Television Worth Watching.

MagellanTV was built by documentary filmmakers who share your passion for gripping, true stories. They select only the best shows for their growing collection of over 3,000 of the world’s best documentary series and features.

So whether you’re passionate about history, science, nature, crime, or nearly anything else, you can find it through MagellanTV–Television Worth Watching.

Idea Wars: The Birth of Printing

01: Idea Wars: The Birth of Printing

Gutenberg is responsible for the most significant invention of the medieval period: movable type printing. This ambitious docudrama shows the struggle of an inventor who challenged the society of his time. With the help of historians and documents of the time, such as judiciary archives, notarized acts, and first printings, this film retraces the most significant moments of Gutenberg’s life.

52 min