been a labor of love but it's finally here: the debut of 70mm at the
Hollywood! After months of equipment
searches, tech installation, and a fundraising campaign that saw 275 donors
pledge their support (thank you! thank you!), we're happy to announce that
2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY will be our first 70mm screening. Come see the Stanley Kubrick classic as
you've never seen it before.
Thanks also to our official business sponsor, Koerner Camera Systems, for their support.
2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY (1968): Stanley Kubrick's landmark sci fi epic begins at the dawn of man, with a black monolith which dwarfs a group of hominids. Flash forward to the 21st century, when the discovery of a similar structure on the moon's surface prompts an expedition to investigate. Eighteen months later, on a voyage to Jupiter, two astronauts, Bowman and Poole (Keir Dullea and Gary Lockwood), run afoul of their ship's man-made HAL 9000 computer, who tries to kill them. When Bowman escapes HAL and travels to Jupiter in an escape pod, he discovers another monolith which pulls him into its mysterious, time-bending orbit...