The Blind Watchmaker (film)

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The Blind Watchmaker
Based on The Blind Watchmaker
by Richard Dawkins
Written by Jeremy Taylor
Presented by Richard Dawkins
Country of origin UK
Original language(s) English
Production
Producer(s) Jeremy Taylor
Running time 48min
Release
Original release 1987 (1987)

The Blind Watchmaker is a documentary where Richard Dawkins challenges William Paley's theories on creationism and takes on Paley's descendants.[1] It was produced in 1987 by Jeremy Taylor and Richard Dawkins for BBC Horizon series and won the Sci-Tech Award for Best Science Documentary of the year.[2] It was based on a book of the same name written by Dawkins in 1986.

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