Recently released by Netflix is a fantastic new documentary about the rise of the 3D Printing revolution. Print the Legend explores the start up companies that are trying to make 3D printing as common as the PC. Here’s the synopsis:

3D printing is changing the world – from printing guns and human organs to dismantling the world’s industrial infrastructure by enabling home manufacturing. It’s the next “industrial revolution.”PTL Bre Pettis of Makerbot 2

For the first time in history, the stories of the human beings building an industry have been filmed. The result: PRINT THE LEGEND, which follows the people racing to bring 3D printing to your desk top and into your life…

Print the Legend was produced by Steven Klien, and directed by Luis Lopez and Clay Tweel. It does of great job of covering the rise of companies like Makerbot and Formlabs. It also covers the controversial use of 3D printers to reproduce guns by activist Cody Wilson. Check out the trailer below along with a few images from the documentary but if you’re a Netflix subscriber just go watch the film now!


PTL Max Lobovsky of Formlabs with Form 1 Printer PTL Cody Wilson the Anarchist at Firing Range PTL Bre Pettis of Makerbot

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