Science at the film festival? It’s possible! During Film Fest Gent, professors and lecturers from the University of Ghent will exchange their lecture halls for screening rooms to talk about films. Attention: all UGent events will be in Dutch.
The four morning sessions consist of an introduction, the screening of a film and a discussion afterwards.
On 19 Oct prof. dr. Sophie Wennerscheid & prof. dr. Daan Vandenhaute (Arts and Philosophy )will talk about A Serious Game (Pernilla August, 2016).
Other UGent Morning Sessions:
17/10 The Emperor in August (Masato Harada, 2015) prof. dr. Christian Uhl (Arts and Philosophy)
18/10 Austerlitz (Sergei Loznitsa, 2016) by prof. dr. Daniel Biltereyst (Film and Media Studies)
20/10 Shadow World (Johan Grimonprez, 2016) by prof. dr. Christel Stalpaert (Performing Arts and Media). After the Morning Session on 20/10 you have the prossibility to join the Symposium 'If you won't let us dream, we won't let you sleep' on arms trade in Vooruit (including lunch).