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The Most Ordinary Occupation

Direction
Year
1963
Country
  • Czech Republic
Runtime
12min
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This documentary offers a poetic reflection on mathematics as a science that "captures all forces, powerful and terrible.” We are introduced to experts from the Institute of Mathematics at Czechoslovak Academy Science (CSAV), who are programming a powerful computing machine to evaluate data on journeys to the depths of the Earth or the outer reaches of space.

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  • Original Title
    Nejvšednější povolání
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Josef Kořán
  • Cinematography
    Míla Třešňák
  • Editing
    Josef Pejsar
  • Music
    Ilja Hurník
  • Sound
    Antonín Kleisner
  • Runtime
    12 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
    1963
  • Country
    • Czech Republic
  • Format
    • Black & White
  • Distribution

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