Konrad Duden

4 x 30 mins.
(broadcast from July 09 - 30, 2011, on BR-alpha) 

The 4-part series is not only about the biography of Konrad Duden and his efforts to standardize the German spelling, but also about the themes of his time.

Titles of the individual episodes:

1. The origin
2. The breakthrough
3. The work
4. The legacy