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The Time of Biomasters

Saturday 14th October 2006 from 17h15 to 19h15
Salle 1 / Auditorium

Time of Biomasters (the)

Directed by
Laurent Guyot
Produced by
Les films d'ici

Documentary, France, 2006, 52 min

From Orwell to Steven Spielberg, fiction has always been interested in the "progress" -technical or scientific- in controlling identities. However, to see Tom Cruise being grafted eyes to escape the control of iris in Minority Report, you will soon drag your finger in a fingerprint reader to have access to your city's multiplex...


Biometric tale

Directed by
Nicolas Jacquet
Produced by

Documentary, France, 2006, 9 min

A long time ago, it was easy to approach the Little Red Riding Hood. But thanks to advances in science and biometric, the little girl can move into our new world, safely.


Debate with :

  • Pierre Piazza, research fellow at the National Institute of Advanced Studies Security
  • John Daugman, professor at Cambridge University
  • Bernadette Dorizzi, researcher at the National Institut of Telecommunications
  • Alex Türk, president of the National Commission for Computing and Liberties