06th - 11th October 2016
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Aids, the Bloody Truth

Monday 05th October 2015 from 21h00 to 22h30
Salle 2 / Grand Amphithéâtre

This film will be preceded by Animated Life: Seeing The Invisible, directed by Flora Lichtman and Sharon Shattuck and produced by Howard Hugues Medical Institute.

Aids, the Bloody Truth

Directed by
Carl Gierstorfer
Written by
Carl Gierstorfer
Produced by
DOCDAYS Productions - YUZU Productions - CONGOO - ZDF/ARTE - Smithsonian Networks - CCTV10 - RTBF - VRT / Diff : ARTE

Documentary, Germany, 2014, 52 min

French version of the film

When did HIV originate and where? How did it become the worst pandemic of our times? 

Scientists search for answers during an epic journey through Africa where they trace the virus very early beginnings. Their discovery raises urgent questions on how to prepare for the next pandemic.


Debate with :

  • Guillaume Lachenal, Historian specialized in HIV and in colonial history

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