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The 2013 European Science TV and New Media Festival and Awards Shortlist

The organisers of the European Science TV and New Media Festival and Awards, EuroPAWS and Euroscience, are pleased to announce the full shortlist for the 2013 edition. Public screenings will take place at the Science Gallery in Dublin from the 14th – 16th June, with a full schedule to be released shortly. Tickets are free and can be obtained through the Science Gallery.

The 2013 European Science TV and New Media Festival and Awards is supported by BASF, Janssen, the La Caixa  Foundation, NEF: The Innovation Institute and Science Foundation Ireland.

 

The full festival running order can be seen here.

 

TV Documentaries

  • THE ARTIFICIAL UTERUS: BIRTH WITHOUT BODIES, ARTE France/Germany with RTBF Belgium
  • THE CLEANTECH FUTURE from the series Backlight, VPRO The Netherlands
  • EAT, FAST, AND LIVE LONGER from the series Horizon, BBC
  • EYES OF THE ATACAMA, Terra Mater Factual Studios for Servus TV, Austria
  • FISH’S FINISHED – REACHING THE CROSSROADS FOR OUR OCEANS, WDR  Germany and ARTE Germany/France
  • THE FORGOTTEN EPIDEMIC, WDR Germany
  • HEART OF THE MATTER, IHDA for RTE1  Ireland
  • JAPAN TSUNAMI Pioneer Productions for Channel 4, UK
  • LAST DAYS OF MAN PART 2: Threats from Ourselves, Swedish Television SVT2
  • THE LITHIUM REVOLUTION Gebrueder Beetz Film Produktion for ARTE France and WDR Germany
  • LIVING WITH ROBOTS, Gedeon Programmes for ENCYCLO FRANCE
  • MND: THE INSIDE TRACK,  Independent Pictures for RTE Ireland
  • THE POWER OF PLANTS Episode 3 of  INVISIBLE NATURE, Mona Lisa Production for France 5
  • SCIENCE OF FASTING, Via Decouvert Production for ARTE France/Germany
  • THE TAMIFLU SAGA: A PANDEMIC BUSINESS, Falo, Swiss State Television RSI
  • WONDERS OF LIFE Episode 1: What is Life, BBC

 

TV Drama

  • THE CHALLENGER, BBC
  • HONORE FRAGONARD: REVOLUTIONARY ANATOMY, Point du Jour for ARTE France/Germany
  • HUGO’S BRAIN, Elzevir Films for France 2
  • LEGACY Story from the series Silent Witness BBC
  • LISE MEITNER:  MOTHER OF THE ATOMIC BOMB, Westend Film and TV Gmb for ZDF Germany and ARTE Germany/France
  • PIONEERS OF STEEL, Story House Productions and ZDF in collaboration with ARTE

 

TV General Programmes

  • BIOMIMETICS Episode of the series MATIERE GRISE, RTBF Belgium
  • JEOPARDY, Episode of the series Q.I., Talkback/Freemantle Media UK for BBC
  • LIVING WITHOUT POLLUTION: IS IT POSSIBLE?  From series E=M6, Link Production for M6 Metropole France
  • PALEONTOLOGICA from the series Geosfora, Associacao Geoparque Arouca for RTP Channel 2,  Portugal
  • SCIENCE CLUB, BBC
  • THE SCIENCE SQUAD, New Decade TV for  RTE Ireland
  • WE ARE NOT ONLY GUINEA PIGS, France Televisions 2P2L for FRANCE 5

 

New Media Productions

  • ABDUS SALAM: THE DREAM OF SYMMETRY, Pilgrim Film, Italy
  • BREAKING GROUND, one of UCD IADT Science Expression Short Films – University College Dublin & The National Film School IADT, Ireland
  • THE CHEMISTRY OF THINGS, Science Office, Portugal
  • CSI DEATH ON THE CZECH SEA SHORE, Charles University, Prague, The Czech Republic
  • CRUCELL INFLUENZA, Explanatory Science Film , from 2Preform , The Netherlands
  • “ENGENHARIA NUM MINUTO” (Engineering in One Minute) – Are you aware of the Global Importance of Engineering?,  RTP Informacao, Portugal
  • “FÁBRIKA, CIÊNCIA A BRINCAR” , Fabrica Centro Ciencia Viva de Aveiro, Portugal
  • FERENC KRAUSZ: THE PAPARAZZO  OF ELECTRONS, The Max Planck Institute, Germany
  • HARNESSED RIVER, Fontis TV Production, Prague, The Czech Republic
  • THE HUMAN ANIMAL  – The Natural History Museum of Denmark
  • INTERACTIVE PRESENTATION OF THE INSTITUTE OF PHYSIOLOGY, OAT Studios & The Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic
  • SDKids: SCIENCE DEMONSTRATIONS BY KIDS, Exploratorio Centro Ciencia Viva, Coimbra, Portugal
  • SMART SCIENCE FOR GOOD FOOD, UCD Innovation Showcase , Ireland
  • RACE TO THE BOTTOM OF THE OCEAN, BBC News, UK
  • WRITING WITH YOUR EYES, CNRS Images, France

Women in Science

  • THE CHEMISTRY OF THINGS, Science Office, Portugal
  • “FÁBRIKA, CIÊNCIA A BRINCAR” , Fabrica Centro Ciencia Viva de Aveiro, Portugal
  • LEGACY from the series Silent Witness, BBC
  • LISE MEITNER: MOTHER OF THE ATOMIC BOMB, ZDF and ARTE France /Germany
  • THE SCIENCE SQUAD, RTE, Ireland
  • SMART SCIENCE FOR GOOD FOOD, UCD Dublin, Ireland

Environment

  • BIOMIMETICS – Episode of the series Matiere Grise, RTBF, Belgium
  • THE CLEANTECH FUTURE, VPRO, The Netherlands
  • FISH’S FINISHED,  WDR, Germany
  • THE HARNESSED RIVER, Fontis TV Production, Czech Republic
  • THE JAPAN TSUNAMI, Pioneer Productions for Channel 4, UK
  • THE LAST DAYS OF MAN – Episode 2: Threats from  Ourselves,  Swedish Television SVT2
  • THE LITHIUM REVOLUTION, ARTE Germany/France and WDR
  • LIVING WITHOUT POLLUTION: IS IT POSSIBLE?  From series E=M6, Link Production for M6 Metropole, France
  • THE POWER OF PLANTS; Episode 3  of INVISIBLE NATURE, Mona Lisa Production for France 5

Medical Research

  • ANTIBIOTICS, VPRO, The Netherlands
  • THE ARTIFICIAL UTERUS: BIRTH WITHOUT BODIES, ARTE France/Germany with RTBF, Belgium
  • ATOMS FOR HEALTH from the series Dixit Scienza for RAISTORIA, Italy
  • EAT, FAST, LIVE LONGER,  from the series Horizon, BBC
  • THE FORGOTTEN EPIDEMIC, WDR, Germany
  • HEART OF THE MATTER, RTE, Ireland
  • LAB ANIMAL KINGDOM, Mona Lisa Production for France 5
  • MND  – THE INSIDE TRACK, Independent Pictures for RTE, Ireland
  • THE TAMIFLU SAGA: A PANDEMIC BUSINESS, Falo,  Swiss State Television RSI
  • THE SCIENCE OF FASTING, Via Decouvert Production  for ARTE
  • THE SCIENCE SQUAD, RTE, Ireland