Genius

Genius

Sarnoff Vs Farnsworth
Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  The History Channel  |  February 1, 2017

After sketching his idea for an 'electric television' on his high-school chalkboard, Philo Farnsworth dedicates his life to gaining the knowledge necessary to make his dream a reality. But when RCA tries to buy his patent (and the riches that come with it), Farnsworth and the RCA founder David Sarnoff face off; the results of their confrontation will forever change the way we experience the world.

After sketching his idea for an 'electric television' on his high-school chalkboard, Philo Farnsworth dedicates his life to gaining the knowledge necessary to make his dream a reality. But when RCA tries to buy his patent (and the riches that come with it), Farnsworth and the RCA founder David Sarnoff face off; the results of their confrontation will forever change the way we experience the world.

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