REEL Science | Back To The Future 03.10.16

REEL Science Film Series

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6:00 pm

Have you ever wondered what warp drive might be like? Or why spacecraft in movies are always right side up? The Adler Planetarium is offering an exciting new series this winter that may be able to answer these very questions and those that you didn’t even think to ask! The REEL Science Film Series will combine cinematic favorites with science conversations about the film—providing a unique opportunity to discuss the facts vs. the creative liberties taken in Hollywood.

Designed to appeal to moviegoers, science enthusiasts and families alike, this three-series offering will take place one evening in January, February and March. Purchase your tickets now for pre-show trivia, a post-show discussion and Q&A with a panel of Adler astronomers, and an opportunity to nerd-out in your favorite movie-themed costume or character of choice. Prizes will be awarded!

Series Details

March 10, 2016 – “Back to the Future”
5:30 p.m. – Doors open

5:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. – Join the Revolution Brewing crew for samples at a pre-event reception in our cafe

6:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. – Fun pre-show trivia and videos on theater screen (facilitated)

6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. –“Back to the Future” Runs 

6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. – Popcorn, Candy, and Beverages available for purchase

8:30 – 9:15/9:30 p.m. – Post-show “Reel Science” Talk w/ Adler Astronomers Dr. Shane Larson, Dr. Grace Wolf-Chase, and Michelle Nichols (Topics: Time Travel)

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