GATTACA Screening & Discussion, August 11, 2014

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In the next installment of our Sci Fi Flick Series, The Arthur C. Clarke Center for Human Imagination presents "Gattaca" (1997), starring Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman, and Jude Law, directed by Andrew Niccol.  In this science fiction film a genetically inferior man assumes the identity of a superior one in order to pursue his lifelong dream of space travel. The discussion about the film will focus on genetics.

5:40 PM: Doors open

6:00 PM: Discussion with Larry Goldstein and Shanti Ganesh

7:00 PM: Screening

Location: Atkinson Auditorium, first floor of Atkinson Hall. The event is free and open to the public. Doors open at 5:40PM. Discussion begins at 6:00PM. Please RSVP for admission HERE  

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Supported by UC San Diego, ViaSat, and the Ray Thomas Edwards Foundation


Please buy a permit first at Hopkins Parking Structure. Directions: to Atkinson Hall | to Hopkins Parking Structure


Gattaca Poster