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Arts Tech Film Fest: eXistenZ

Date:
Thursday, April 26th
Time:
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://artstech.me/FilmFest

Event Description

The Program in Arts Technology presents the third annual Arts Tech Film Fest at the Normal Theater. This year’s festival features four films inspired by video game culture from the 1980s to the present day.

6:30 p.m.: Multimedia installations and virtual reality demos on display in the theater.

7 p.m.: Showing of eXistenZ (1999).
Star video game designer Allegra Geller (Jennifer Jason Leigh) goes on the run when she AND her new game are threatened by assassins. Director David Cronenberg’s film explores the potential psychological and physical effects of gaming once reality and virtual reality become indiscernible from each other.

Admission FREE

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.

Organizer

Arts Technology Program
Phone:
309-438-3921
Email:
decremer@ilstu.edu
Website:
http://finearts.illinoisstate.edu/arts-technology/