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1001 Inventions and the Library of Secrets

Directed by Alan Deakins
United Kingdom, 2010
Short, Family

Synopsis

Sir Ben takes on the role of a mysterious and cantankerous librarian who takes a group of school children on an enlightening journey to meet pioneering scientists and engineers from the history of Muslim civilization. The librarian is then revealed to be 12th century engineering genius Al-Jazari.

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1001 Inventions and the Library of Secrets Directed by Alan Deakins