In Vitro is an Arabic-language sci-fi film set in the aftermath of an eco-disaster. An abandoned nuclear reactor under the biblical town of Bethlehem has been converted into an enormous orchard. Using heirloom seeds collected in the final days before the apocalypse, a group of scientists are preparing to replant the soil above.
Larissa Sansour was born in 1973 in East Jerusalem, Palestine. In 2019, she represented Denmark at the 58th Venice Biennial and in 2020 she was the recipient of the prestigious Jarman Award. Her work has been shown at Tate Modern, Centre Pompidou, and MoMA.
Søren Lind was born in 1970 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He’s a visual artist, author, and screenwriter. His work has been shown at the 58th Venice Biennial, Copenhagen Contemporary, and the Berlinale.