LE MONDE DES COULEURSA three-part documentary series presenting a comprehensive exploration of colour and colour vision through the prism of science, history, culture, ethnology and other disciplines.
Episode 2: Manufacturing colour
As old as humanity itself, the manufacture of colour was initially restricted to a few ochre pigments from the ground. Nowadays, we can produce millions of shades. In Egypt, new colours were produced to celebrate the gods - it was the invention of the first synthetic pigments.
Directed by: Olivier Lassu, 2008
Country: France / Australia
Year : 2006
Running time : 52'
Number of the episode : 2
Number of episodes : 3