Brooklyn Public Library
and the
Cultural Services of
the French Embassy

7pm – 7am
Central Library
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY

  • A Night of Philosophy and Ideas is produced in connection with La Nuit des idées, a project of the Institut français, Paris.

  • Air France
  • Florence Gould Foundation
  • FACE Foundation
  • Red Lion Inn & Suites
  • D’Artagnan
  • National Sawdust
  • Trisha Brown Dance Company
  • BAM
  • WNYC
  • Prospect Park Alliance
  • Sixpoint
  • Red Hook Winery
  • Colson Patisserie
  • Gothamist
  • Samsung
  • La Rêveuse
  • Lion in the Sun
  • Coperaco
  • Pommery
  • Albertine
  • Bogota Latin Bistro
  • Materials for the Arts

WNYC is a media partner of the 2016-2017 BPL Presents Season

NOTES ON BLINDNESS is VR and interactive experience by Arnaud Colinart, Amaury La Burthe, Peter Middleton and James Spinney, produced by Ex Nihilo, ARTE France, and AudioGaming, in co-production with Archer’s Mark. It has been supported by the TFI New Media Fund and Ford Foundation – JustFilms, Centre National du Cinéma et de l’Image Animée (CNC) and Région Midi-Pyrénées. This VR screening is made possible courtesy of Ex Nihilo, Archer's Mark and ARTE.

This screening of Tokyo Reverse is made possible courtesy of Simon Bouisson and Ludovic Zuili, EDEN production and France Télévisions.