High tech, low life

Lens Politica

Festival Opening

Lens Politica is a festival of political film, media activism and contemporary art.

Lens Politica aims to provoke and inspire discussion and debate, and to provide a forum for political discussion and standpoints. Viewpoints are shared at screenings, in galleries, at panel discussions, in seminars and workshops. The festival is now organised for the seventh time.

The opening screening of the festival is held at Kiasma Theatre on 28 November. This year's opening screening is High Tech, Low Life (2012), a documentary about freedom of speech and citizen journalism in China. Director Stephen Maing will be present in the opening.

Tickets 7€, available from 17:30 from the venue or from www.lenspolitica.net in advance.