Ideas Roadshow Docufilms

The common denominator linking all Ideas Roadshow film projects is a determination to consistently use the power of film to objectively investigate intriguing ideas from a number of different perspectives in order to build a uniquely comprehensive and compelling picture of the key issues involved.

All Ideas Roadshow films will be available through the new Ideas Roadshow app (Apple and Android – see below). For details about additional distribution please use the contact form.

Released in 2023

NOW AVAILABLE: A 4-part documentary series investigating the remarkable impact of chess across a wide range of times and places touching on cultural history, the nature of competitiveness, artificial intelligence, psychology, game theory, chess variants, art, literature, gender issues, education, and much more in an attempt to comprehensively address the question of what makes the game so unique.

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Released in 2022

A feature documentary providing a thoughtful examination of several key societal issues illuminated by the COVID-19 pandemic through the prism of a wide array of international experts in biology, education, history, law, philosophy, politics, and more.

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Upcoming Docufilms

NOTABLE LIVES: an extensive series of docufilms telling a visual story about the lives and accomplishments of leading artists from The Renaissance, including Raphael, Botticelli, Artemisia Gentileschi, Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Sofonisba Anguissola, Vasari, and many more.

GÖDEL’S INCOMPLETENESS THEOREMS: AN EXPLORATION There is no doubt that Kurt Gödel’s groundbreaking incompleteness theorems have revolutionized our understanding of the foundations of mathematics, but what, exactly, do they mean? What implications do they have, if any, for mathematics, physics, philosophy or any other discipline? This film aims to shed valuable light on those very questions.

Additional docufilms related to mathematics include:


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