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Science on Screen: The Imitation Game

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Francis Crick Institute

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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

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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.

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