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'The medieval imagination' video snapshot

This short documentary trailer features key players behind The medieval imagination exhibition and images of some of the medieval manuscripts on display.

Hear exhibition curator Margaret Manion, the Library's Collections and Access director Shane Carmody, Library conservator Ian Cox and Christopher de Hamel of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, all provide brief insights into the importance of this major exhibition of illuminated manuscripts.

This video trailer – and the full documentary – was produced and directed by Philippe Charluet, of Stella Motion Pictures