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Talk: The Cinema of Science

Thursday 16 March 2017

Free, suggested donation £3
Booking essential

Dr Kate Ince, Reader in French Film and Gender Studies at the University of Birmingham, will introduce the nature films of Jean Painlevé, providing a historical context for his work. The talk will consider Painlevé’s connections to the Surrealist movement and to contemporaries such as Man Ray and fellow French ‘cinema of science’ enthusiast Georges Franju. Part of the University of Birmingham’s Art and Science Festival. 

Book online or call Ikon on 0121 248 0708. Please note that online booking closes at 4pm on Thursday 16 March.