Want to know more about the science behind your favorite science-fiction films? Check out the Denver Film Society’s Sci-Fi Film Series. This program, produced in partnership with the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, pairs speculative films with real-life scientists who explain what’s real and what’s not. “This is a great way to bring back these classic films and dig a little bit deeper into how they resonate with us via science,” says Keith Garcia, programming manager for the DFS. “It’s a lot more interesting than going to school.”
The 2001 program is at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, 2001 Colorado Boulevard; tickets are $15, $12 for DFS and DMNS members. For more information, including showtimes and locations for the rest of the series, which runs through August 8, call 303-595-3456 or visit www.denverfilm.org.
Wed., July 11, 2012