How realistic are pandemic films?
16 April 2020
Professor Deenan Pillay and Dr Jennifer Rohn discuss fictional pandemics in various films and discuss whether they’re realistic with relation to COVID-19.
The article published in VICE explores how close we are to the dystopias depicted in pandemic films.
Division researcher and UCL Pro-Vice-Provost International, Professor Deenan Pillay, and Dr Jennifer Rohn (UCL Division of Medicine) provide a fact check on three pandemic films - 'Outbreak', 'Contagion' and '28 Days Later'.
- Read the full article on the VICE website
- Profile: Professor Deenan Pillay
- Twitter: @DeenanDPillay
- Profile: Dr Jennifer Rohn
- UCL Division of Medicine
Secret Cinema presents 28 Days Later. Credit: Mike Massaro via Flickr (CC BY 2.0)