FEBRUARY 10, 2019


11:00 AM —-> WIFVNE Presents...Women in SciFi
Event Venue - Orleans Restaurant

Panelists: Lisa Downs (Life After Flash), Eirini Konstantinidou (Mnemophrenia), Catherine Craig (The Queen of Rotting Flesh)

The panel discusses the difficulties of being a female director and producer in sci-fi. What were their hardships? How did they overcome them? Listen to their stories.

1:00 PM —> KING KONG
TRAILER / dir. Merian C. CooperErnest B. Schoedsack / USA / 1933 / 100 min
Screening Venue: Somerville Theatre

(US, 1933) Special Revival! "How would you like to star opposite the tallest, darkest leading man in Hollywood?" Enticed by these words, brunette leading lady Fay Wray dyed her hair blonde and accepted the role of Ann Darrow in King Kong, and that's how legend are born. D: Ernest B. Schoedsack, Merian C. Cooper. In 35mm.

3:00 PM —-> HG Well's First Men in the Moon
TRAILER / dir. Nathan H. Juran / US / 1964 / 103 min
Screening Venue: Somerville Theater

Based on the HG Wells story. The world is delighted when a space craft containing a crew made up of the world's astronauts lands on the moon, they think for the first time. But the delight turns to shock when the astronauts discover an old British flag and a document declaring that the moon is taken for Queen Victoria proving that the astronauts were not the first men on the moon.

5:00 PM —-> Kometen
TRAILER / dir. Bard Rossevold / Norway / 2018
Screening Venue: Somerville Theater

The Comet follows 20-year-old Gustav and his search to find his father who mysteriously disappeared 12 years ago when a comet passed close to earth.

9:00 PM —-> Violentia
dir. Ray Raghavan / Canada / 2017 / 84 min
Screening Venue: Somerville Theater

After his daughter is murdered a nano-tech engineer dedicates himself to curing violence. The dark path he follows blurs his reality, especially his own.