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  • Francis Crick Institute, 1 Midland Road, London, NW1 1AT (map)

Presented by The Francis Crick Institute

This winter, the Francis Crick Institute are presenting their first film festival, Science on Screen: a series of compelling dramas with a science twist. Join them to enjoy top notch films, a drink from the bar, complimentary popcorn and great after-show discussions, with their panel of speakers from the Francis Crick Institute and beyond, and an audience Q&A. 

For this event, they will be watching and discussing The Imitation Game: The Oscar-winning World War II thriller, which tells the story of the genius computer scientist Alan Turing and his quest to break the German Enigma code; starring Benedict Cumberbatch.

Speakers will include, 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, and Kirstie Whitaker, Research Fellow at The Alan Turing Institute

Date: Wednesday 10th January, 7pm to 10.15pm

Location: Francis Crick Institute, 1 Midland Road, London, NW1 1AT

Investment: Free

Please note, this event is not organised by The Merit Club

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Earlier Event: January 10