The Reformation: age of revolt

United States, 1973

Film
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This film consists mainly of role playing by major contestants in the Reformation: Luther, Pope Hadrian, Erasmus, Emperor Charles, John Calvin and others. Each put their case quoting statements from their writings. Also includes a dramatisation of the Peasants’ War and contemporary sketches and drawings. Suitable for secondary level.

Credits

director

Paul Asselin

production company

Signet Productions

Encyclopaedia Britannica Films

Language

English

Duration

00:23:53:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27815

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Religion

Documentary

Documentary → Docudrama

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Christianity

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Philosophy and religion

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Religion

History → Europe - History - 16th century

History → Historical re-enactments

History → History

History → Peasant uprisings

History → Reformation

People → Luther, Martin, 1483-1546

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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