The festival is organised in partnership with the Scottish Council on Human Bioethics, Filmhouse, the Edinburgh and South-East Scotland Branch of the British Association for the Advancement of Science and the Genomics Forum of
Why will Prince William become King? Is my genetic heritage important? Are my family name and my ancestors part of my identity? Why was I created? These are some of the questions which will be asked in this three-day biomedical ethics film festival. The films screening reflect on the subject of biological kinship and identity, and, at the end of each film, a discussion will take place between a panel of invited biomedical and bioethics experts and the audience.