TERRA X – A short history of…

How do I get compact, entertaining and up-to-date information on major historical topics? In a new Terra X series, we get to the bottom of things together with the well-known German YouTuber Mirko Drotschmann (“MrWissen2Go”). Why do witches fly on broomsticks? What is the secret of the mummies? How mobile is a knight in his armour? In only 45 minutes we illuminate a topic from all sides, expose persistent myths and show how it really was.

Episode 1: The Middle Ages
Episode 2: The Witch-hunt
Episode 3: Ancient Egypt


WRITER: Sabine Klauser, Daniel Sich, Nina Koshofer     DIRECTOR: Nina Koshofer, Robert Wiezorek     PRESENTER: Mirko Drotschmann     CAMERAMEN: Martin Christ, Torbjörn Karvang, Achim Seck     EDITOR: Fabian Reisch, Claudia Spoden     COMMISSIONING EDITOR: Georg Graffe (ZDF), Claudia Moroni (ZDF)