Save the Date: The Medical Film Symposium

From: Robert Cargni Mitchell (email suppressed)
Date: Tue Jun 30 2009 - 18:11:24 PDT

The Medical Film Symposium will take place in Philadelphia, PA from January 20-23, 2010. Featuring four nights of screenings and one full day of scholarly presentations, the symposium will take place at various arts and medical venues around the city.

The purpose of the symposium is to investigate the history and the ethical implications of medical film material. Each screening will explore a different category of medical film: narrative, surgical, educational and experimental. Presenters include archivists, scholars, filmmakers and physicians.

Please visit the website for more information (including a list of the presenters):

More detailed information is forthcoming.

Robert E. Cargni
Film Program Curator
Ibrahim Theater @ International House
International House Philadelphia
3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA
p) 1.215.895.6555| (f) 1.215.895.6562

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