Researchers' Night Festival events

Here you can find the list of Researchers' Night Festival 2018 events that are available in English. To see the full list of events (in Estonian), click here.


Pillow Cinema 
Science Centre AHHAA, Sadama 1
19, 24 and 25 September, 20.30

The coziest cinema in the world is back! On 19, 24 and 25 September, AHHAA opens the doors to the Pillow Cinema! It's completely free of charge and the movie starts at 20.30
We provide some seats for those who arrive early, but we recomment bringing your own pillow, or a chair (or even an inflatable or portable bed, if you wish!) There is also a popcorn and lemonade booth, so we have everything that's necessary for a perfect movie night (the price is 1 € for each).

Wednesday, 19 September

"Snowpiercer" (2013).  Set in a future where a failed climate-change experiment kills all life on the planet except for a lucky few who boarded the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe, where a class system emerges. Commentary by Jaak Jaagus, the professor of climatology (Uni. Tartu)
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Monday, 24 September

"Human Flow" (2017). Director and artist Ai Weiwei's detailed and heartbreaking exploration into the global refugee crisis. Commentary by Dan Prits (International House of Tartu)

Tuesday, 25 September

"Mad Max: Fury Road" (2015). In a post-apocalyptic wasteland, a woman rebels against a tyrannical ruler in search for her homeland with the aid of a group of female prisoners, a psychotic worshiper, and a drifter named Max. Commentary by neuroscientist Aleksandr Bregin (Uni. Tartu)

In English