Greekcinema: Ancient myth and contemporary politics

Midlands Arts Centre
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Thursday 16th March 2017 (18:00-22:00)
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  • Round table discussion and special screening in collaboration with Arts & Science Festival and mac Birmingham

Round table exploring the history and current condition of Greek cinema in the context of the European Union, the traditions of the European art house, Greek myths and contemporary World cinema. Chaired by Professor Rob Stone, with Dr Lydia Papadimitriou (Liverpool John Moores University), Dr Rosa Barotsi (The Institute for Cultural Inquiry in Berlin) and Dr Elena Theodorakopoulos (University of Birmingham), followed by a special screening of Ulysses' Gaze (Theo Angelopoulos, 1996).

Free entry - all welcome.

Venue: Midlands Arts Centre (mac Birmingham)