Story of The Pencil

On the surface this seems like a random or obscure object to base an entire 1 hour documentary on, but if you think about it the Pencil was and is and amazing piece of technology and design. 

The Pencil changed everything. Invention, craftsmanship, art, engineering, manufacturing, government, history, and business are a result of the pencil. Although the Pencil technology provided a way to move thoughts to a tangible form, technology is never static.

Watch in full over at Vimeo.