2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY

Contact

Organizer: Keswick Alhambra Cinema

Name: Keswick Alhambra Cinema

Phone: 017687 72195

Email: alhambracinema@gmail.com

Website: https://www.keswickalhambra.co.uk/cinema-listings/2001-a-space-odyssey-in-70mm-format/alhambra-keswick-1

Address

St. Johns Street
Keswick, Cumbria,
Keswick
CA12 5AG

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Direction

The Alhambra Cinema is located in St Johns Street just up from the Market Square.

Details

50 YEARS AGO ONE MOVIE CHANGED ALL MOVIES FOREVER.
NOW BACK ON THE BIG SCREEN.

2001: A Space Odyssey is a countdown to tomorrow, a road map to human destiny, a quest for the infinite. It is a dazzling, Academy Award®-winning visual achievement, a compelling drama of man vs. Machine, a stunning meld of music and motion. It may be the master-work of director Stanley Kubrick (who co-wrote the screenplay with Arthur C. Clarke)... and it will likely excite, inspire and enthral for generations. To begin his voyage into the future, Kubrick visits our prehistoric ape-ancestry past, then leaps millennia (via one of the most mind-blowing jump cuts ever conceived) into colonised space, and ultimately whisks astronaut Bowman (Kier Dullea) into unchartered realms of space, perhaps even into immortality.
With assistance from special-effects expert Douglas Trumbull, Kubrick spent over two years meticulously creating the most "realistic" depictions of outer space ever seen, greatly advancing cinematic technology for a story expressing grave doubts about technology itself. 2001 became one of the most popular films of 1968, provocatively billed as "the ultimate trip!" “Open the pod bay doors, HAL.” Let the awe and mystery of a journey unlike any other begin..
 

Event Details

Start Date End Date Times
02/06/2018 02/06/2018 8.30 pm
06/06/2018 06/06/2018 5 pm
04/07/2018 04/07/2018 8 pm