Solent University

Solent University
East Park Terrace, Southampton, SO14 0YN
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Blade Runner 2049

  • 5 stars
  • 2017
  • US
  • 2h 43min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Denis Villeneuve
  • Cast: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Mackenzie Davis, Sylvia Hoeks, Lennie James, Carla Juri, Robin Wright, Dave Bautista, Jared Leto
  • UK release: 6 October 2017

Blade Runner K (Gosling) is tasked with finding replicants who are passing themselves off as human, but then he makes an earth-shattering, game-changing discovery. Villeneuve’s long-awaited sequel to Scott’s original is beautiful, powerful and relevant; Gosling is exceptional, and Ford steals the show as the ageing but…

Fri 15 Nov


With opening talk from Professor Will Brooker, discussing his latest work titled ‘The World Is Built on A Wall’: deconstructing Blade Runner 2049. Part of Southampton Film Week.

Carbon Live Presents The Beauty Bar

Attend make-up tutorials and masterclasses at this beauty evening.

Thu 28 Nov

Prices to be confirmed

Christiana Ebohon-Green

Christiana is an award-winning director working across both film and television with credits including Soon Gone: A Windrush Chronicle, Grantchester, Call the Midwife, Holby City, EastEnders, Hollyoaks and Emmerdale. Join Christiana for a discussion about her career so far where she will be taking questions throughout!

Mon 2 Dec

Thu 5 Dec

Designing Diversity For Fashion Education

Mal will be talking about the Diversity Network that he's set up at the Edinburgh College of Art. Mal Burkinshaw is the Director of the Edinburgh College of Art Diversity Network, uniting experts from academia, industry and charity sectors to discuss and improve the lack of diversity within design processes, design…

Thu 16 Jan 2020

Fiction Writers As Cultural Workers

Join Christina Williams as she talks about her research on how fiction writers make their living, and the difficulties they face. Tina will be sharing some early findings from her research into how writers of fiction in the UK make a living. She will be talking about the difficulties writers face in planning their…

Tue 3 Dec

From Beep To Boom: Advances In Game Audio

Simon N Goodwin has been making games and audio tech for almost 40 years, with British firms like Codemasters, Attention to Detail, and Silicon Studio Ltd, and with multinationals like Amiga, Atari, Creative Labs, DTS, Electronic Arts, Intel, Motorola and Sega. These days he's an interactive audio technology consultant…

Wed 4 Dec

Get In the Game Careers Talks

The award-winning Grads In Games initiative is coming back to Solent University for the Get in the Game Careers Talks 2019 with a special one off VFX focused event. Speakers Talks are led by the Grads In Games team from Aardvark Swift Recruitment. We've been recruiting for games studios across the world for nearly…

Wed 20 Nov

Inclusion In the Global Creative Economy

Despite the creative industries’ promise of mobility based on talent, inequity, regarding class, race and gender, within the creative industries, is the subject of recent research. I argue that in a global creative economy characterised by transnationality, location is also a source of inequity. Additionally, there is an…

Tue 19 Nov

Notable Alumni Lecture and Winter Warmer

Join us at our third notable alumni lecture with award-winning entrepreneur Alison Howell followed by winter warmer networking Alison will share with you her personal story and experience of going from a Solent student to being a full-time entrepreneur, providing you with some top tips along the way on how to start…

Tue 3 Dec

Open House: Solent Sports Complex

Join us for an exclusive tour of the new Solent Sports Complex. Discover brand new sports facilities in the heart of Southampton. We’re throwing open the doors to provide our alumni and local community the opportunity to see the latest development at our East Park Terrace campus - our new Sports Complex. Join us for…

Sat 23 Nov

Pay and Professional Footballers

Dr Law will be talking about how social relations within professional footballers' lives have become increasingly monetarised. In recent years one of the most commonly discussed issues in professional sport, and in particular Association Football, has been the pay of professional athletes. This talk will focus on the…

Tue 17 Mar 2020

Professor Will Brooker

Join us at Solent University where Will Brooker will give a talk about Blade Runner 2049 followed by a special screening of the film Will Brooker is a writer and academic, professor of film and cultural studies at Kingston University and an author of several books of cultural studies dealing with elements of modern pop…

Fri 15 Nov

What Makes a Great Violin and How Can We Analyse It?

How can we acoustically distinguish between a 'good' and an 'exceptional' string instrument? Details: String instruments of the violin family have been analysed in a number of ways over many years. The methods vary from an objective frequency response analysis to subjective blind-testing whilst listening to…

Wed 20 Nov