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Celluloid scientists, part 1. The mad scientist.

Date:
2001
  • Audio

About this work

Description

This is the first in a series of three programmes which trace the image of the scientist, as portrayed in cinema. The màd scientist', working alone on crazy experiments has been an enduring cinematic image, from Fritz Lang's Mètropolis', to Eddy Murphy's crazy professor in T̀he Nutty Professor'. Includes clips from various films.

Publication/Creation

London : BBC Radio 4, 2001.

Physical description

1 sound cassette (30 min.)

Notes

Broadcast 12th July 2001

Creator/production credits

Presented by Mark Kermode

Copyright note

BBC

Type/Technique

Languages

  • English


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