The English Surgeon (12A) + ScreenTalk


9 April 2013
Cinema 3

Standard - £10.50 online /
£11.50 on the door

Barbican Members - £8.40online /
£9.20 on the door

Concessions £9.50 online /
£10.50 on the door

Under 18 £6

50p online booking fee, 60p telephone booking fee per transaction - click here for more information on booking fees

subject to availability
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Visit the Wonder: Art and Science on the Brain

What is it like to have God like surgical powers, yet to struggle against your own humanity? What is it like to try and save a life, and yet to fail? Shot in Ukraine, The English Surgeon is an intimate portrait of neurosurgeon Henry Marsh as he openly confronts the dilemmas of the doctor patient relationship on his latest mission to Kiev.

UK 2007 Dir Geoffrey Smith 93 min

+ ScreenTalk with Henry Marsh
After our screening, hear the English Surgeon himself talk about his life and work as a neuroscientist.

Wonder: Art and Science on the Brain
2 Mar–10 Apr
A season to light up the mind, in partnership with the Wellcome Trust.

Please arrive promptly at the advertised start time

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