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2001: A Space Odyssey (English)
Location
Main screening room
Date
July 6th, 2024
Duration
149 min
Cycle
Science fiction

Science fiction pushes the boundaries, explores the improbable, and envisions the future of humanity. It also exposes us to extravagant visual effects and the inventive power of cinema, reflecting our deepest fantasies. In cinema, science fiction is immersive, creating worlds suddenly within our reach. This summer, over one hundred films from the history of cinema will allow us to witness this!

Winner of the Academy Award for Best Special Visual Effects in 1969

2001: A Space Odyssey
Directed by
Stanley Kubrick
Language
English
Actors
Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester
Origins
United Kingdom, USA
Year
1968
Duration
149 min
Genre
Adventure, science fiction
Format
Digital
Synopsis

David Bowman and Frank Poole are two astronauts on their way to Jupiter aboard the spacecraft Discovery. The ship is controlled by HAL 9000, a computer with intelligence and the ability to speak. The journey promises to be a complex one, and even HAL begins to have doubts.

2001: A Space Odyssey
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Stanley Kubrick

Stanley Kubrick was an American film director, photographer, screenwriter and producer. After starting out as a photographer, Kubrick, a self-taught filmmaker, also became his own cinematographer, producer, screenwriter and editor. His thirteen feature films in a forty-six-year career established him as one of the major filmmakers of the 20th century. Four of his films are ranked in the American Film Institute's 100 Years... 100 Movies list: 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), Dr. Strangelove (1964), A Clockwork Orange (1971) and Spartacus (1960).

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