"Cinema" materials …

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)


How many gold bars could we carry in a sack to escape a robbery?

Could we take Gladiator or Khal Drogo's sword and flip it over our head? What is Harry Potter's "flying metal" made of? How far could we run inside an armor? In the world of cinema it is common to see protagonists who can do all this. Is it possible to do it with current technology?

Age Range

Over 14,


Arts, Design & Makers


Arts, Design, Media,