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5th Annual Penn Bioethics Film Fest | Genius

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Hall of Flags at Houston Hall

3417 Spruce Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Medical Ethics and Health Policy and Cinema and Media Studies are hosting its 5th annual Bioethics Film Festival March 24-26, 2020.

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The Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy at the Perelman School of Medicine and Cinema and Media Studies of the University of Pennsylvania will host its 5th annual Bioethics Film Festival March 24-26, 2020. This year's theme is "Genius."

The night will begin at 5:30 pm with a free reception (light meal and refreshments) and the movie screening will start at 6:00 pm. After the screening, there will be a panel discussion with Penn faculty and special guests.

This year's schedule:

5:30 pm—Free reception

6:00 pm—Begin movie screening

Panel discussion will begin promptly at the end of the film.

March 24—A Beautiful Mind (Ron Howard | 2001 | 2h 15m)

  • Moderator: Dominic Sisti, Assistant Professor of Medical Ethics & Health Policy
  • Panelist: Sylvia Nasar, author of "A Beautiful Mind", John S. and James L. Knight Professor of Business Journalism at Columbia University

March 25—At Eternity's Gate (Julian Schnabel | 2018 | 1h 51min)

  • Moderator: Lance Wahlert, Assistant Professor of Medical Ethics & Health Policy
  • Panelists: Meta Mazaj, Senior Lecturer in Cinema and Media Studies, Therese A. Dolan, Professor Emerita, Modern and Contemporary Art, Temple University

March 26—Amadeus (Milos Forman | 1984 | 2h 40min)

  • Moderator: Anna Wexler, Assistant Professor of Medical Ethics & Health Policy
  • Panelists: Martha Farah, Director of the Center for Neuroscience and Society, Paul Zaentz, Film producer and founder of Teatro della Pace Films

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