De Humani Corporis Fabrica
Friday, April 14 - Thursday, May 11, 2023
Directors Lucien Castaing-Taylor and Verena Paravel in person for a Q&A moderated by film curator Aily Nash at 7:10 PM on Friday, April 14! Q&A with Castaing-Taylor and Paravel, moderated by Andrea Picard, on Friday, April 21 at 7:45pm show!
Five centuries ago, anatomist André Vésale opened up the human body to science for the first time in history. Today, De Humani Corporis Fabrica opens the human body to the cinema. It reveals that human flesh is an extraordinary landscape that exists only through the gaze and attention of others. As places of care, suffering and hope, hospitals are laboratories that connect everybody in the world.
- Country France
- Language French with English Subtitles
- Running Time 118 minutes
- Distributor Grasshopper Films
- Director Lucien Castaing-Taylor, Verena Paravel
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