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Hugo's brain

Monday 07th October 2013 from 20h30 to 22h10
Salle 2 / Grand Amphithéâtre


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

Hugo's brain

Directed by
Sophie Révil
Written by
Sophie Révil
Produced by
© Elzévir Films - Escazal Films

Docudrama, France, 2012, 97 min

Audience AwardWill be screened again : Saturday 12th October 2013 from 20h00 to 22h00

This docudrama tells the story of Hugo, an autistic piano virtuoso who struggles every day to adapt to neurotypicals’ world, that is to say “normal” people’s world. Through the history of this disability and strong testimony, the film tries to understand the mystery of autism.


Debate with :

  • Sophie Révil, Director
  • Josef Schovanec, Doctor of Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences sociales, researcher in philosophy and social science and with Asperger Syndrome
  • Catherine Barthélémy, Researcher at Child Psychiatry Universitary center Inserm
  • François Pinabel, Psychiatrist, specialized in Autism