films – Cinema Akil

Measuring the World
Detlev Buck
| 18+ | 119 mins | Biography, Drama | German ( english subtitles )

Not all travel is benign. Such are the expeditions of 19th century German scientists Alexander von Humboldt and Carl Friedrich Gauss on their trips around the world. Cloaked in a veil of curiosity is an escapade of exploitation of the lands they seek to “discover” worlds and cultures unknown.