Auditorium of the Copernicus Science Centre/ free admission
“Ageing and longevity: from laboratories to practice” – lecture by professor Ewa Sikora, the Necki Institute of Experimental Biology of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw.
How long are we able to live? How are we working on achieving longer life expectancy? What’s the secret behind longevity?
“Deadline. On the charms of mortality” – lecture by professor Paweł Łuków, Institute of Philosophy of the University of Warsaw.
Does life extension carry the promise of happiness? If not, why are we so tempted by the vision of immortality?
The opening ceremony of the Festival’s exhibition „Temptation of Immortality” (CSC) and “Three Robots Named Paul” by Patrick Tresset (in cooperation with the Łaźnia Centre for Contemporary Art)
Wilhelm Bras – one of artistic nicknames of Paweł Kulczyński. An explosive mix of electro sounds and dance rhythms.
9:30 p.m.: Salvage (Ocalenie) – Polish film, 1972, dir. Edward Żebrowski
11:00 p.m.: The Possibility of an Island (La Possibilité d’une île) – French film, 2008, dir. Michel Houllebececq