Event Details

  • When: Monday, 17 July 2017
  • Monday 17th July

    8pm in Ruskin Hall

    Tickets: £6.00 (£5.00 concessions) - pay on the door.

Vision: From the Life of Hildegard von Bingen

Vision: From the Life of Hildegard von Bingen

This film portrays the life story of the multi-talented German nun Hildegard von Bingen.

The story of twelfth-century Benedictine abbess Hildegard von Bingen—a Christian mystic, author, counselor, naturalist, scientist, philosopher, physician, herbalist, poet, channeller, visionary, composer and polymath—directed by New German Cinema legend Margarethe von Trotta and starring Barbara Sukowa.


If you are interested in studying Hildegard von Bingen in greater depth you may be interested in attending a six day summer arts and science retreat from 4 – 9 August 2017 and led by artist Mary-Anne Patterson - click for more information.