The Special brain of Karl Kroyer. Parts 1 & 2

United Kingdom, 1976

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Focuses on the work of Danish inventor Karl Kroyer. His 200-odd patents have made him a millionaire many times over. Kroyer’s carefully planned and controlled processes of thought allow him to continue to tackle a dazzling and diverse range of problems. Some of his inventions include: the non-stick frying-pan, glass roads, paper made without water, and new methods for raising sunken ships.

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Credits

production company

Yorkshire Television

producer/director

Barry Cockcroft

Duration

00:40:40:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1976

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

322819

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Engineers

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Research, Industrial

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Success in business

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Engineers

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Research

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Inventions

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Inventors

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Scientists

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Technological innovations

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

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Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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