V International Film Festival of Science and Technology

Moscow 21-29 October 2015

Program

Opening film

  • Ice and the Sky

    Luc Jacquet

    France

    A documentary about global warming

Сompetition program

  • The Chimpanzee Complex

    Marc Schmidt

    Switzerland, Netherlands

    The Chimpanzee Complex is an international documentary transmedia project dealing with the intense process of resocializing traumatized chimpanzees

  • Merchants of Doubt

    Robert Kenner

    USA

    Inspired by the acclaimed book by Naomi Oreskes and Erik Conway, Merchants of Doubt takes audiences on a satirically comedic, yet illuminating ride into the heart of conjuring American spin

  • Eugenic Minds

    Pavel Stingl

    Czech Republic

    Selective human breeding during a time of ideologies that promised to create a perfect world

  • How To Change The World

    Jerry Rothwell

    UK

    In 1971, a group of friends sail into a nuclear test zone and their protest captures the world’s imagination, giving birth to Greenpeace and defining the modern green movement

  • Drone

    Tonje Hessen Schei

    Norway, USA

    A documentary about the CIA drone war

  • Print the Legend

    Luis Lopez, J. Clay Tweel

    USA

    3D printing is changing the world. Print the Legend follows the people racing to bring this hot new technology to your home, documenting the “Macintosh Moment” of this revolution and exploring what it takes to live the American Dream

  • Forecaster

    Marcus Vetter

    USA

    Visually Forecaster will have all the qualities of a feature film. Scenes recounting past events will be stylised as comics. It is set to be a financial thriller consisting of three narrative strands

  • Good Things Await

    Phie Ambo

    Denmark

    Niels is one of the last idealistic farmers in the agricultural country of Denmark. He makes some of the world's finest products, praised by the consumers, prized by the world's best restaurant, NOMA in Copenhagen, and nursed in harmony with the universe

  • q+a

    Waiting for waves and particles

    Dmitry Zavilgelsky

    Russia

    Three physicists are in search of the Holy Grail, each one is looking for his own

EUNIC – Forgotten Future

The program prepared in cooperation with the European Union National Institutes for Culture

  • Sugar Blues

    Andrea Culkova

    Czech Republic

    One mother’s fight against the global sugar mafia.

  • Alice Cares

    Sander Burger

    Netherlands

    In order to meet future care demands for elderly who are lonely and suffering from dementia, carebot Alice has been developed

  • q+a

    10 Billion — What’s On Your Plate?

    Valentin Thurn

    Germany

    Director, best-selling author and Food Fighter Valentin Thurn (box office hit Taste The Waste) seeks for solutions worldwide and gives place for innovation and visions for our future

  • Ice and the Sky

    Luc Jacquet

    France

    A documentary about global warming

  • CERN

    Nikolaus Geyrhalter

    Austria

    Тhe research centre CERN as a self-contained, independent zone – a parallel universe so to speak

  • Industrial Revolution

    Frederico Lobo, Tiago Hespanha

    Portugal

    Alongside the banks of Rio Ave, the marks of an industrialized periphery have been accumulating, for more than a century, in a region stranded between the rural past and an unknown future

  • The Last Man On The Moon

    Mark Craig

    UK

    The Last Man on the Moon combines rare archive material, compelling Visual FX and unprecedented access to present an iconic historical character on the big screen

  • The Visit

    Michael Madsen

    Denmark, Austria, Finland, Norway

    A Documentary from Outer Space

Old age joy

How new technologies can brighten up lives of elderly people in the XXI century

  • Dotty

    Mick Andrews, Brett O’Gorman

    New Zealand

    A stubborn old lady struggles to send a text message to her daughter.

  • The Pixel Painter

    USA

  • Czappa: A Conversation on Art and TV Repair

    USA

  • Slomo

    Josh Izenberg

    USA

    Depressed and frustrated with his life, Dr. John Kitchin abandons his career as a neurologist and moves to the beach

Special screenings

  • David Attenborough's Natural History Museum Alive

    UK

    In a tale of discovery, adventure and magic, join David Attenborough on a journey through the world-famous Natural History Museum in London

  • The Epic of Everest

    John B. L. Noel

    UK

    The official record of Mallory and Irvine's 1924 expedition

  • q+a

    Disaster Playground

    Nelly Ben Hayoun

    France

    Hollywood relies on Bruce Willis to save the world in Armageddon, but who are the real-life heroes seeking to save our civilization from the next major asteroid impact?

Around the Cosmos

Three films which tell about the horizons that are opening up for humans due to their craving for knowledge

  • Above and Below

    Nicolas Steiner

    Switzerland, Germany, USA

    From Mars to Earth and underneath

  • Sam Klemke's Time Machine

    Matthew Bate

    USA

    In 1977, Sam Klemke started obsessively documenting his entire life on film

  • The Last Man On The Moon

    Mark Craig

    UK

    The Last Man on the Moon combines rare archive material, compelling Visual FX and unprecedented access to present an iconic historical character on the big screen