Fiction is not exclusive to cinema, and Homer's literature produces moving images almost 3,000 years ago, based on imaginary descriptions of real objects. Think of the shield that is at the origin of the Odyssey. But would it be a fiction of the real? Is all fiction a fiction of the real? Being cinema, ontologically, a second reality, we will try in this debate to mark the frontiers of reality and fiction in the contemporaneity of moving images.
Researcher and curator in the field of film and audiovisual arts. He is the programming director of Courtisane and a professor at the Ghent School of Arts.
Academic and writer, Raymond Bellour is one of the most important figures in film studies, with considerable literature on "film analysis". He is research director of the Center national de la recherche scientifique.
Javier H. Estrada
Film critic, programmer and teacher, Javier H. Estrada is programmer of the Lima International Film Festival (Peru) and co-founder and programming director of FILMADRID.
José Bragança de Miranda
Researcher, essayist and professor of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities of the New University of Lisbon. He has published work in the areas of communication and culture, cyberculture and media studies.
Chair: Luís Lima