Genius: Leonardo Da Vinci

Genius: Leonardo Da Vinci

     
 
The life of artist Leonardo Da Vinci comes to life as never before through state-of-the-art 3-D animation, rare period imagery, and commentary by such renowned scholars as University of Warwick School of Engineering professor Dr. Alan Cartwight and University of Birmingham School of Physics and Astronomy professor Dr. Peter Borcherds in an informative program focusing

Overview

The life of artist Leonardo Da Vinci comes to life as never before through state-of-the-art 3-D animation, rare period imagery, and commentary by such renowned scholars as University of Warwick School of Engineering professor Dr. Alan Cartwight and University of Birmingham School of Physics and Astronomy professor Dr. Peter Borcherds in an informative program focusing on Da Vinci's remarkable drawings, mirror-written notebooks, and groundbreaking theories in the realms of biology, astronomy, and physiology.

Product Details

Release Date:
04/25/2006
UPC:
0032031711297
Rating:
NR
Source:
Kultur Video
Region Code:
1
Time:
0:50:00

Special Features

State of the art 3D graphics to explain and test Leonardo's theories and designs; Outstanding computer animated reconstructions; The painting and drawings; Rare period imagery; Expert commentary and analyses by Dr. Alan Cartwight, school of engineering university of Warwick, Dr. Peter Borcherds, school of physics and astronomy university of Birmingham and Dr. Martin Kemp, trinity college Oxford

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Genius: Leonardo Da Vinci
1. Opening [:51]
2. A True Renaissance Man [3:02]
3. Early Years [2:19]
4. Use of Light and Shade [3:12]
5. The Mona Lisa [1:25]
6. Scientofic Observation [2:12]
7. Anatomical Drawings [3:46]
8. Studies in Mathematics [1:58]
9. Evolutionary Theory [1:58]
10. An Architect and Sculptor [1:58]
11. Studies in Animal Motion [2:00]
12. A Nomadic Existence [2:32]
13. Flying Machines [2:33]
14. Hydrodynamics [2:09]
15. Designs in Weaponry [4:54]
16. Bridge Designs [2:09]
17. Mechanical Science [4:50]
18. The Final Years [:59]
19. A Man Ahead of His Time [3:06]
20. Credits [:43]

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