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CERN (2013)

CERN in Switzerland is a research center where they try to recreate the big bang. Nikolaus Geyrhalter follows the center's infrastructure and meets the people who created the "Large Hadron Collider".
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Cast

Credited cast:
Pauline Gagnon Pauline Gagnon ... Self
Luca Bottura Luca Bottura ... Self
Beniamino Di Girolamo Beniamino Di Girolamo ... Self
Tatuso Kawamoto Tatuso Kawamoto ... Self
Yves Schutz Yves Schutz ... Self
Claudia-Elisabeth Wulz Claudia-Elisabeth Wulz ... Self
Massimo Lamanna Massimo Lamanna ... Self
Sigurd Lettow Sigurd Lettow ... Self
Christophe Grojean Christophe Grojean ... Self
Juan Carlos Perez Juan Carlos Perez ... Self
Marta Bajko Marta Bajko ... Self
Herwig Schopper Herwig Schopper ... Self
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Nina Dvoracek Nina Dvoracek ... (voice)
Detlev Eckstein Detlev Eckstein ... (voice)
Bernhard Karner Bernhard Karner ... (voice)
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CERN in Switzerland is a research center where they try to recreate the big bang. Nikolaus Geyrhalter follows the center's infrastructure and meets the people who created the "Large Hadron Collider".

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G
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Official Sites:

Geyrhalterfilm [Austria]

Country:

Switzerland | France | Austria

Language:

German

Release Date:

15 December 2013 (Austria) See more »

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6 June 2019 | by DerpTheatreSee all my reviews

It's a somewhat interesting documentary. But the amount of silent b-roll shots dropped my interest pretty quick. There are a lot of shots of equipment but no explanation of what it is or what it does.


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