A Brief history of time

United Kingdom, 1991

Film
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A biography of brilliant physicist Professor Stephen Hawking who has expanded and re-evaluated our knowledge of science despite having ALS - Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis since the age of 21. An inspirational film exploring the infinite possibilities of the human mind in extending the boundaries of knowledge in regard to why we and the universe exist. The bold use of graphics and striking imagery address theories surrounding an expanding universe, the creation, black holes and past, present and future.

Credits

production company

Anglia Television

Gordon Freedman

producer

David Hickman

Duration

01:20:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1991

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

304248

Language

English

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Physically handicapped

Literature → Literature

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Astronomy

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Hawking, S. W. (Stephen W.), 1942-

People → Hawking, S. W. (Stephen W.), 1942-

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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