SPACE OPERA, SPACE REVOLT
July 12-14 at the Trylon
The last decades of the 20th century saw the rise of the sexual revolution and the environmental movement. This pair of films embraced free love and eco-terrorism as expressions of personal freedom and political subversion. These screenings are presented in partnership with The Cult Film Collective.
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(1972, 35mm, 89m) dir Douglas Trumbull w/Bruce Dern, Cliff Potts, Ron Rifkin. Freeman Lowell (Dern) is tasked with preserving Earth’s forests, which have been reduced to a museum relic aboard his spacecraft. Then, Earth’s government orders their destruction. Helmed by special-effects master Trumbull (2001, Blade Runner), Silent Running is an astounding work of 1970s cinema. This screening is presented in partnership with The Cult Film Collective. FRI 7:00 SAT 9:00 SUN 3:00
(1968, 35mm, 98m) dir Roger Vadim w/Jane Fonda, Anita Pallenberg, Milo O’Shea. Forty-first-century space adventurer Barbarella (Fonda) embarks on a journey of preservation and sexual discovery in this iconic high-camp adventure based on the Jean-Claude Forest comics series. Presented on a rare IB Tech 35mm print, courtesy of the American Genre Film Archive. This screening is presented in partnership with The Cult Film Collective. FRI 9:00 SAT 7:00 SUN 5:00