Edinburgh Filmhouse Cinema, 88 Lothian Road, Edinburgh, EH3 9BZ
“Film can encourage reflection on complex philosophical and scientific notions in an engaging manner,” said Dr Catherine Heeney, Research Fellow at the Forum. “They can resonate with our own experiences of the world as well as offer us new perspectives on the challenges we face.”
The festival will be a mix of documentaries and fictional films that explore the science and ethics of cloning technologies. Among the offerings are noted documentaries “The First Human Clone: Conception” and “Dawn of the Clone Age”, as well as the recent Hollywood hit “The Island” and the cloning classic “The Boys from Brazil”.