A reminder that the Darwin and Human Nature film series starts tonight with 'Inherit the Wind', and continues on Wednesday, and Monday and Wednesday next week. I hope that you can join us for the screenings. Details are below. Darwin and Human Nature Film Series 22—31 October 2012 at Cambridge Arts Picturehouse, 38-39 St. Andrews Street, Cambridge CB2 3AR Booking on: 0871 902 5720, or online here: http://www.picturehouses.co.uk/cinema/Arts_Picturehouse_Cambridge/Whats_On/ As part of Cambridge Festival of Ideas, the Darwin Correspondence Project presents a season of four films that explore the political, social and cultural implications of Darwinian ideas about human nature. Expert speakers will introduce each film and there will be time for discussion after each screening. Monday 22 October, 6pm Inherit the Wind Introduced and with discussion led by: Joe Cain (University College, London) and David Kirby (University of Manchester) Director: Stanley Kramer. Starring: Spencer Tracy, Fredric March, Gene Kelly. USA 1960. 128 mins, b/w. Wednesday 24 October, 6pm The Elephant Man Introduced and with discussion led by: Vanessa Toulmin (University of Sheffield) Director: David Lynch. Starring: Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt, Anne Bancroft. USA 1980. 124 mins, b/w. Monday 29 October, 6.30pm Proteus: A Nineteenth-Century Vision Introduced and with discussion led by: Nick Hopwood (HPS, Cambridge) and Shelley Innes (Darwin Correspondence Project, Cambridge) Director: David Lebrun. Starring: Marian Seldes, Corey Burton, Richard Dysart. USA 2004. 60 mins. Wednesday 31 October, 5.30pm Black Venus (Vénus Noire) Introduced and with discussion led by: James Moore (Open University) and Sadiah Qureshi (University of Birmingham) Director: Abdellatif Kechiche. Starring: Yahima Torres, Andre Jacobs, Olivier Gourmet. France/Belgium 2010. 159 mins. In French, Afrikaans and English, with English subtitles. Further details and film descriptions at: http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/humannature/2012/10/08/darwin-and-human-nature-film-series/ Booking now available from: Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge 38-39 St Andrew's Street, Cambridge CB2 3AR Box office number: 0871 902 5720 Email: [log in to unmask] Website: http://www.picturehouses.co.uk/cinema/Arts_Picturehouse_Cambridge/ Supported by the John Templeton Foundation.