Nelly Ben Hayoun-Stepanian’s latest film, I AM NOT A MONSTER is screening at REFRESH #3 on the 19th and 20th September 2020. You can buy tickets and there is more information available here 

 

REFRESH #3 IS AN INITIATIVE OF THE DEPARTMENT DESIGN AND THE IMMERSIVE ARTS SPACE OF THE ZURICH UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE DIGITAL FESTIVAL. 

 

I Am (Not) A Monster Short Synopsis:

In this impossible journey searching for the origins of knowledge, discover how our thinking and actions can render monsters. A most urgent film unravelling some of the reasons why Trump, Le Pen and others have captured people’s imaginations by reviving past ideologies. To find our more about the film I am (Not) a Monster head to our website here.

I Am (Not) A Monster Featuring:

  • Noam Chomsky Philosopher and Professor of Linguistics
  • Nadezhda Andreyevna Tolokonnikova Activist Pussy Riot
  • Magid Magid Former Member of the European Parliament
  • Arjun Appadurai Hannah Arendt’s Student and Professor of Anthropology,
  • Efrem Amare Director of The National Museum of Ethiopia
  • Neil Harbisson Cyborg Artist
  • Tosa Novmichi of Maywa Denki Nonsense Artist
  • Hisa Uzawa Noh Theatre Lead Performer, Japan’s Living National Treasure
  • Richard Bernstein Hannah Arendt’s Student and Professor, The New School
  • Roger Berkowitz Director of the Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities, Bard College
  • Hiroshi Ishiguro Director of the Intelligent Robotics Laboratory
  • Leon Botstein Hannah Arendt’s Student and President of Bard College
  • Shishido Hiroyuki Shinto Priest and Rapper
  • Brewster Kahle Director of the Internet Archive
  • Metasebia Endalamaw Curator of The National Museum of Ethiopia 
  • Kanjuro Kiritake II Bunraku Puppetry Master, Japan’s Living National Treasure
  • Adrienn Almásy Curator in the Department of Ancient Egypt and Sudan, The British Museum
  • Allan McRobie Professor in Engineering, Cambridge University
  • Samantha Hill Assistant Director of the Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities
  • Erica Humanoid
  • Hiroshi Ishiguro Humanoid
  • Sarah Steele VR Program Manager at Google
  • Zachary Lieberman Founder of the School for Poetic Computation
  • Takako Furukawa Hypnotherapist