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Nikola Tesla in Nikola Tesla: The Genius Who Lit the World

Nikola Tesla: The Genius Who Lit the World

1994 NR

Nikola Tesla -- owner of more than 700 patents and father of many modern technologies -- is the subject of this documentary that explores his revolutionary ideas and the impact his work had on radar, television, radio, medical X-ray and more. Although Tesla is one of the most influential figures in history, he remains relatively unknown. Award-winning actor Rade Serbedzija stars in the program's dramatic reenactments.