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September 26, 2017 - Counting from Infinity: Yitang Zhang and the Twin Prime Conjecture screens at the Red River Theatres in Concord, New Hampshire, on September 26, 2017, at 6 p.m. The film will be shown once in the Stonyfield Culture Cinema, followed by a Science Cafe conversation with David Brooks, sci/tech reporter and writer of the Granite Geek column at the Concord Monitor, with Edward Hinson, associate professor of mathematics at the University of New Hampshire (UNH) and former department chair, who worked with Yitang Zhang. The screening was made possible by the UNH Department of Mathematics & Statistics. Tickets are available here.

Read a Concord Monitor review of Counting from Infinity by David Brooks.

April 2, 2017 - Counting from Infinity: Yitang Zhang and the Twin Prime Conjecture will be broadcast on public television stations via American Public Television (APT) beginning April 2, 2017, with a broadcast by more than 100 stations on their World channel on May 25. Check local listings and the Counting from Infinity Airdates page for frequent updates. Watch the trailer here.

May 31, 2016 and June 2, 2016 - Counting from Infinity: Yitang Zhang and the Twin Prime Conjecture will be shown in competition in the Docs + Science section of the 56th Krakow Film Festival on May 31 and June 2, 2016. The screenings will take place at AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow, Poland. Please see the festival's Facebook page for more information.

May 21, 2015 - Counting from Infinity: Yitang Zhang and the Twin Prime Conjecture screens at Rialto Cinemas Elmwood, 2966 College Avenue (at Ashby), Berkeley, Thursday, May 21, at 7 p.m. MSRI Director and mathematician David Eisenbud and Director George Csicsery will be present. General admission is $11; seniors, $8.50.

May 14, 2015 - The Exploratorium will screen Counting from Infinity: Yitang Zhang and the Twin Prime Conjecture on Thursday, May 14, at 7 p.m. at the Kanbar Forum, Pier 15, Embarcadero at Green Street, San Francisco. MSRI Director and mathematician David Eisenbud, mathematician Daniel Goldston, and Director George Csicsery will be present. The screening is included with museum admission.

May 7, 2015 - George Csicsery was interviewed by Chinese-language network Sinovision for a story about Counting from Infinity and Yitang Zhang. Check out the video here.

February 19, 2015 - The National Museum of Mathematics in New York City screens Counting from Infinity: Yitang Zhang and the Twin Prime Conjecture at 8 p.m. Stick around after the film to hear mathematician Joel Spencer discuss the impact this discovery has had on the world of mathematics.

February 10, 2015 - George Csicsery's latest documentary Counting from Infinity: Yitang Zhang and the Twin Prime Conjecture was recently featured in a New Yorker article about Yitang Zhang and the gaps in the primes. The movie was produced by the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute with funding from the Simons Foundation. Click here to order a DVD of the movie.

George Csicsery filmed several conversations between Zhang and other mathematicians at MSRI, and only a fraction of those were used for the one-hour documentary. These interviews can be seen now on the MSRI website.




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