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List of Interesting Math Videos/ Documentaries

I have watched "Fermat's last theorem" a documentary about Andrew Wiles proof of the theorem, it was a great show. and i am asking if there is some other good documentaries about mathematics and mathematicians out there (not movies).

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possible duplicate of List of Interesting Math Videos/ Documentaries (and also of… which was closed as a duplicate. Evidently a popular topic!) – Steven Stadnicki Jul 9 '12 at 18:00

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I would definitely recommend "N is a NUMBER". I enjoyed it immensely as a portrayal of the curious and fascinating life of Paul Erdős.

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I liked documentary named "Dangerous Knowledge" about four brilliant mathematicians – Georg Cantor, Ludwig Boltzmann, Kurt Gödel and Alan Turing.

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link – Raymond Manzoni Jul 9 '12 at 18:19

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