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Arts Tech Film Fest: Forbidden Planet

Date:
Tuesday, April 4th
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$5
Website:
http://artstech.me/FilmFest

Event Description

The Program in Arts Technology presents the second annual Arts Tech Film Fest at the Normal Theater. This year’s festival will feature five films that explore the complexities of a future populated by humans and their robotic counterparts.

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

7 p.m.: Showing of Forbidden Planet (1956).
A starship crew goes to investigate the silence of a planet’s colony only to find two survivors and a deadly secret in this classic science fiction adaptation of Shakespeare’s “The Tempest.” Starring Robby the Robot. Also starring Leslie Nielsen, Anne Francis and Walter Pidgeon. Featuring the first entirely electronic commercial film score by Bebe and Louis Barron.

Admission $7, $5 for students

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

Venue

Normal Theater
209 W North Street
Normal, IL
Phone:
(309) 454-9720
Website:
http://www.normaltheater.com

Organizer

College Of Fine Arts
Phone:
(309) 438-8321
Email:
FineArts@IllinoisState.edu
Website:
http://www.finearts.illinoisstate.edu/