Our Films

Descriptive films on the topics of light and lasers have been produced by the Berthold Leibinger Stiftung with the generous support of the TRUMPF Group.

Icons in Light

Icons in Light
Nothing has fascinated mankind more than light. In the ancient world men tried to decipher its laws. The film "Icons in Light" takes the audience on an exciting 15-minute tour of the light cosmos. It highlights the most important milestones in the history of light and its protagonists of the last 3000 years: from the light of the ancient Greeks to the application of today's laser beams.

The Laser: Hallmark of the Photonics Century

The Laser: Hallmark of the Photonics Century

Today, the laser is synonymous with innovation and progress. It is impossible to imagine our everyday lifes without laser technology: compact data storage media such as CDs and DVDs, fast data transmission via fiber optics, high-precision production technology and advanced laser medicine are just a few examples. The laser exerts an enormous fascination on many people. The film shows the history of the laser from the basic idea to its development as an effective instrument in various areas of application.

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