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Physics Film Night

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19:30 – 19:30 17 May 2016
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The Ritz Cinema & Theatre, 143-147 High Street, Lincoln, LN5 7PJ

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Film: Agora (2009) by multi-awards winning director Alejandro Amenábar, stars Rachel Weisz as Hypatia
IMDB: 7.2/10; Awards: 11 wins and 14 nominations
Genre: Drama / Period / Romance
Details: 126 mins, BBFC Cert 12A, contains moderate violence.

Set against the backdrop of events in the late Roman Empire, in the dramatic settings of Alexandria and its library, “Agora” tells a touching story of science, religion, politics and love. Its protagonist, Hypatia, is a historical figure who was a notable teacher, mathematician, astronomer, philosopher and even what is now called a physicist, and perhaps the last female scientist of antiquity.

Before the film there will be a 10 minutes introduction talk by Professor Andrei Zvelindovsky, Head of School of Mathematics and Physics, University of Lincoln.

Tickets: The event is open to everybody (Cert 12A), IOP membership is not needed. Attendance is free, but registration is required, as places are limited. Your confirmation email serves as a ticket.
 

Event type: Lecture/Talk
Organised by: IOP East Midlands Branch
Contact details: Contact: Professor Andrei Zvelindovsky
Email: azvelindovsky@lincoln.ac.uk or eastmidlandsbranch@physics.org

https://www.iopconferences.org/iop/frontend/reg/thome.csp?pageID=474409&eventID=905&eventID=905&CSPCHD=0090032r00005JKHreAQQ2Z4pXnUHOo7uq7j7gDBeFZ9lkPrE1


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