The Real World

Saturday, January 26, 2019 @ 4:20 PM
Sittig Hall

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Directed By: Fahad Shaikh | United Arab Emirates | Documentary
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A film about a Polish software engineer training in the desert for his chance to blast off to the Red Planet, and move on to the next stage of the Mars One project.

The Science of Collective Discovery

Directed By: Brett Abramsky | USA | Documentary
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The Science of Collective Discovery dives into the world of citizen scientists—ordinary people with varying degrees of training who contribute to scientific research in their spare time.


Directed By: Swapna Kurup | United Arab Emirates | Documentary
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In a community center in Dubai, Indian classical dancer Vonita Singh applies her art form to bring back movement in the lives of people affected by Parkinson’s.

The Man of the Trees

Directed By: Andrea Trivero | Italy | Documentary
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Daniel Balima is a senior horticulturist from Tenkodogo, a small Sub-Saharan African town in Burkina Faso, where he lives with his large family and has worked since he was born 67 years ago.

2019 Audience Favorite Award Winner

Language(s): French

Cowboys & Scientists

Directed By: Eric Bendick | USA | Documentary
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Thirty years ago, a partnership between Archbold Biological Station and Buck Island Ranch inspired a new mission: cowboys and scientists working together to advance scientific discovery on a ten thousand acre working cattle ranch.

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