With her movie talk, dr. Marian Stuiver dives into the challenges of the cities of the future. As 70% of the world’s population will be living in cities by 2050, we need to rethink our concept of what is a perfect living environment for all these urban dwellers. This Oscar winning comedy by Woody Allen takes you on a trip to the “perfect” Paris of the past. When a screenwriter finds himself mysteriously going back to the 1920s when he walks around the streets of Paris at midnight, he gets closer to the heart of the city – but further from the women he’s about to marry.
With CineScience movie talks, researchers from Wageningen University & Research give unique and accessible insights in their scientific work by linking it creatively to a personally selected movie or documentary.
WUR considers its connection with the city of Wageningen and its residents extremely important and is eager to show that everyone actually deals with the themes being researched and developed in Wageningen during everyday lives.