One school of thought says that the strangeness of quantum theory can be put down to a lack of information; if we could find the “hidden variables” the mysteries would all go away.
The Quantum Shorts films will be showing on big screens around the world, in events organised by the festival's scientific partners. This page provides a synopsis of confirmed screenings - please visit the linked event pages for more details and registration information.
Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - 29 April
Screening at The Elizabeth Picture Theatre
6.30pm Monday 29 April
The ARC Centre of Excellence for Engineered Quantum Systems is holding a screening of the shortlisted films that will include a panel of quantum experts to quiz, light canapes and a drink. Get your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/quantum-shorts-film-screening-tickets-58197279630
Sydney, AUSTRALIA - 16 April
Screening at The Sydney Nanoscience Hub
6.30pm Tuesday 16 April
The ARC Centre of Excellence for Engineered Quantum Systems has organised a screening of the finalists in Sydney! As well as the films, there will be a Q&A with local experts, short talk and free pizza. Register: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/quantum-shorts-public-screening-tickets-59369850822
Dunedin, NEW ZEALAND - 7-9 March
Screening at the Otago Museum
- 5.30pm Friday 7 March (ticketed)
- 12pm and 2pm Saturday 9 and Sunday March (drop-in)
Organised with the Dodd-Walls Centre for Photonic and Quantum Technologies.More event details at http://otagomuseum.nz/whats-on/do/programme-and-events/event/quantum-shorts
SINGAPORE - 22-26 February & 2-3 March
Screening at ArtScience Museum, 10am-7pm daily
The Centre for Quantum Technologies at the National University of Singapore has partnered with ArtScience Museum at Marina Bay Sands to show the Quantum Shorts finalists over multiple days. Entry is free.
There will be a special event on the afternoon of Saturday 23 February with talks and a panel Q&A. Follow the Facebook events page to get details as they are announced: www.facebook.com/events/428707227936648/permalink/431990424274995/
Waterloo, CANADA - 13 February
Screening at the Apollo Theatre, 7pm
Organised by the Institute for Quantum Computing at the University of Waterloo, this event with include a discussion moderated by the Institute's Manager for Scientific Outreach, John Donohue. Free registration at https://www.ticketfi.com/event/2932/entangled-the-series-quantum-film