VII Science & Technology Film Festival

Moscow
20–29 October 2017

Venues

recommended

  • Chasing Coral

    Jeff Orlowski

    USA

    Coral reefs are huge colonies of living organisms that can be seen even from outer space. In essence, this visually captivating and shocking film is about extinction.

  • q+a

    Inquest of Pilot Pirx

    Marek Piestrak

    USSR – Poland

    The story goes as follows. UNESCO decides to evaluate a new technological invention and entrusts this important mission to spaceship pilot Pirx, who has a reputation of a respected and uncorrupted individual. With a mixed crew consisting of robots and humans, Pirx must take a dangerous flight to the rings of Saturn in order to test his crew in extreme conditions. During the voyage, Pirx tries to identify the robots among the crew members, but it turns out to be harder than he thought...

  • Discussion

    Chasing Coral: what are the threats of climate change?

    How will the loss of coral reefs affect biodiversity? And, can we artificially create marine organisms that will be more resistant to climate change?