The Strange Life of Dr. Frankenstein
German (Germany) French
In 1818, Mary Shelley wrote “Frankenstein" or "The Modern Prometheus” a powerful and timelessness novel which theme is nothing other than man's quest for the secret of life.
Since then, the Creature became a pop culture icon, overshadowing the novel and Doctor Frankenstein himself. At 19, young Mary Shelley was well versed in the scientific research of the time, impressing even scientists by her masterpiece. This documentary will do Mary Shelley justice by exploring her novel and its eternal theme.