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S.Net Conference 2016

BIO·FICTION, The International Synthetic Biology Science Art Film Festival

S.Net this year hosts the BIO·FICTION Science Art Film Festival, serving up a potpourri of short films that explore the emerging field of synthetic biology from different disciplinary angles including science and engineering, social science, cultural studies, amateur biology, film, art and design.

Films:

Reinventing the Dodo         

Steven van Eekele/NL, 2013    

03:08

Living Food

Minsu Kim/UK, 2013

00:55

Simply Complex

Duguid Cameron/UK, 2013      

09:34

I Wanna Deliver a Dolphin     

Ai Hasegawa/JP, 2013            

02:35

Expanded Self

Sonja Bäumel/AT, 2012          

03:28

Electrostabilis Cardium          

Agi Haines/UK, 2013               

03:27

System Synthetics

Maurizio Montalti/NL, 2011      

05:55

New Mumbai

Tobias Revell/UK, 2012

09:17

Bioluminescent Streetlamps  

Steven van Eekelen/NL, 2013    

02:22

The Arsehole Gene

Eric Romero / UK, 2013             

06:48

Copy &Clone

Louis Rigaud / FR, 2010           

03:15

Hybris

Arjan Bentjes / NL, 2014           

06:22


Introductory video by Markus Schmidt, Biofaction.

The screening is followed by a panel debate and audience responses. Panel members are Christopher Coenen (ITAS, KIT), Karen Kastenhofer (ITA, Austrian Academy of Sciences), Catrine Kramer (Center for Genomic Gastronomy), and Fern Wickson (GenØk Centre for Biosafety). Moderator: Nora S. Vaage (SVT, UiB). Pizza is served as part of this event.

BIO·FICTION is produced by Biofaction KG (Vienna).