Science on Screen: The Imitation Game

Science on Screen: The Imitation Game

This event has finished Took place on: Wednesday, 10th Jan 2018

This Oscar-winning World War 2 thriller tells the story of the genius computer scientist Alan Turing and his quest to break the German Enigma code. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch.
Followed by a panel discussion and audience Q&A to explore the themes of the film.
Speakers:

Aengus Stewart, head of Bioinformatics at the Crick
James Turner, Group Leader, Sex Chromosome Biology Laboratory and member of the Crick’s Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) committee 
Kirstie Whitaker, Research Fellow at The Alan Turing Institute

Age guidance: Certificate 12 
Watch the trailer here
Image credit: Black Bear Pictures, Bristol Automotive 
About Science on Screen
This autumn and winter the Francis Crick Institute presents our first film festival, Science on Screen: a series of compelling dramas with a science twist. Come along to enjoy top notch films, a drink from the bar, complimentary popcorn and great after-show discussions with our panel of speakers from the Crick and beyond.
Visit Science on Screen for more dates and films in the series. 

Cost: Free of Charge


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2018-01-10 2018-01-10 Europe/London Science on Screen: The Imitation Game This Oscar-winning World War 2 thriller tells the story of the genius computer scientist Alan Turing and his quest to break the German Enigma code. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2018/01/10/science-on-screen-the-imitation-game-159194 Francis Crick Institute,1 Midland Road,,London

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