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A Volcano Odyssey

Saturday 05th October 2013 from 14h00 to 16h00
Salle 2 / Grand Amphithéâtre



The day before the screening, the booking will be closed. Seats will be available at the theatre front desk.

A Volcano Odyssey

Directed by
François de Riberolles
Written by
François de Riberolles - Bertrand Loyer
Produced by
© Saint Thomas Productions, Entre Chien et Loup, ARTE France

Documentary, France, 2012, 83 min

Volcanoes give and take. Through the story of 65 millions of years of evolution around a volcanic hotspot in the Indian Ocean, discover how a lava gush flooded an area as large as France, partially caused the demise of dinosaurs but also helped the emergence of mammals and new life forms.


Debate with :

  • François de Riberolles, Director
  • Vincent Courtillot, Paleomagnetism unit, former head of the Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris (IPGP)