Abel filmnight at Kino Victoria

On the occasion of the awarding of the Abel Prize, The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters and its Abel Board invite you to an Abel film night at Kino Victoria Sunday May 18 with two films, Colors of Math and How I came to hate maths, both starring Cédric Villani from the Abel Committee. Villani will be giving an introductiontalk before each film.


17:30 Colors of Math

17:30 Introduction by Professor Helge Holden, chair of the Abel Board 17:40 Cédric Villani’s introduction to Colors of math

18:15 Film showing: Colors of math (60 min)

Q&A in the movie theater

Break in the foyer: Light refreshments and wine

20:00 How I came to hate maths

20:00 Cédric Villani’s introduction to How I came to hate maths 20:30 Film showing: How I came to hate maths (103 minutes)

Q&A in the movie theater

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Purchase tickets

Tickets: NOK 100 per film, including refreshments/one glass of wine in the break and presentations by Professor Cédric Villani.

Purchase tickets by clicking on the movies below.

About the Movies:

How I came to hate maths

Director: Olivier Peyon
Language: French
Subtitles: English
Actors: Cedric Villani, Jim Simons, Jean Dhombres, Francois Sauvageot


Colors of math

Cirector: Ekaterina Eremenko
Language: Russian
Subtitles: English
Actors: Maxim Kontsevich, Jean-Michel Bismut, Cedric Villani, Anatoly Fomenko, Adi Rangali and Gunter Ziegler.

(In cooperation with SFB, Discretization in Geometry and Dynamics)

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