Category "Film"

Film

Movie Review: Her (2014)

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On a flight to the USA last week, I watched Her, a film so many people told me I had to see, since it was ‘on topic’. So, here’s what I...

Film

Steve Kurtz, Bioart and Strange Culture

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This fascinating film from Lynn Hersmann-Leeson reveals the story of Steve Kurtz, an artist who works with cell cultures who found himself at the centre of an FBI investigation into...

Film

Peace One Day

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Peace One Day Originally uploaded by andymiah Each year, I show the documentary film ‘Peace One Day’ to fourth year undergraduates in ‘Becoming Posthuman’. I saw a premiere of this...

Blog

How Arnold Won the West

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A couple of weeks ago, the local art cinema screened this documentary made by Alex Cooke. There was a brief introduction from a local journalist who was, not suprisingly, a...

Blog

Hitler and the Pope

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Last night, it was announced that the Pope, John Paul II, was preparing to die. We left the media to play it out, setting the video to record the entire...