BABEL Filmklubb invites you to a screening of Footnote, a black comedy about academic rivalry, the nature of truth and sacrifice.
Eliezer and Uriel Shkolnik are father and son as well as rival professors in Talmudic Studies. The father, Eliezer, has never been recognized for his work, while his son Uriel is an up-and-coming star in the field. When Eliezer learns that he will be awarded the most valuable honour for scholarship in the country, their complicated relationship reaches a new peak.
Where: Arne Næss’ Auditorium, Georg Morgenstjernes Hus, Blindern
When: Thursday 21. March, kl. 18:00
The movie is subtitled in English.
Introduction by Catherine Thorleifson, Senior Researcher, FAFO
As usual there will be homebaked cakes and fresh coffee. It’s free and open for everyone!