Film Fest @ UGent 20 Oct: Shadow World
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, except the Shadow World Symposium (English).
The four morning sessions consist of an introduction, the screening of a film and a discussion afterwards.
On 20/10 prof. dr. Christel Stalpaert (Performing Arts and Media) will talk about Shadow World (Johan Grimonprez, 2016). 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).
Tickets are €8 and include the full day program (including lunch in Vooruit)
10:00-12:00 / Location: Kinepolis Gent, Ter Platen 12, 9000 Gent, theatre 8
10:00 Screening of Shadow World
11:40 The Making of Shadow World: Q&A with Johan
Grimonprez & Andrew Feinstein, moderated by Pieter Vermeulen.
12:15 – 16:15 / Location: Vooruit Gent, Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 23, 9000 Gent, Balzaal (lunch) + Theaterzaal (symposium)
13:30-13:55 Film Clip 1 (Johan Grimonprez)
Lecture 1 by Thomas Elsaesser: “Productive Pathologies of Paranoia”
13:55-14:15 Q&A 1 moderated by Isolde Vanhee with Thomas Elsaesser & Johan Grimonprez
14:15-14:25 Short break
14:25-14:55 Film Clip 2 (Johan Grimonprez)
Lecture 2 by Andrew Feinstein: "Shadow World vs Global Arms Trade"
14:55-15:15 Lecture 3 by Ludo De Brabander: "Shadow World vs Belgian Arms Trade"
15:15-16:00 Q&A 2 moderated by Robrecht vanderbeeken with Andrew Feinstein, Ludo De Brabander (Vrede vzw), Bram Vranken (Vredesactie), Johan Grimonprez, Emmy Oost.
16:00-16:15 Film Clip 3 /every day words disappear/ Michael Hardt on the Politics of Love (Johan Grimonprez, 2016, 15min)
All lectures are followed by a Q&A
Spoken language will be English
Organized by Film Fest Gent, UGent, Vooruit and Cassette for timescapes.