Category "Film"

Film

#SheffDocFest with @WellcomeTrust

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A couple of weeks ago, I attended #SheffDocFest invited by The Wellcome Trust through their curator of the Ideas and Science stream Erinma Ochu. It was a fantastic experience, which...

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...

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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...

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Biomedical Ethics Film Festival (Edinburgh, 14-16 November, 2008)

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Euthanasia: A Good Death? Biomedical Ethics Film Festival on the topic of Assisted Dying 14-16 November 2008 – Edinburgh Filmhouse – 88 Lothian Road, Edinburgh EH3 9BZ Box Office Tel:...

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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...

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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...

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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...