Past Event

Screening and Conversation: Contact

February 8, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35 Avenue, New York

Event Description: 

Coinciding with the Museum of the Moving Image's new exhibition “Envisioning 2001,” the monthly series Outer Space Speculators will present science fiction films that offer speculative visions of space grounded in scientific research. This month features a screening of the 1997 movie "Contact" with an introduction by Lisa Kaltenegger who will discuss the latest in the search for new life.

Event Speakers:

Lisa Kaltenegger, Associate Professor at Director of the Carl Sagan Institute at Cornell University

Event Information: 

Tickets are $15 with discounts for students and seniors. Please register via the event webpage. This event is hosted by the Museum of the Moving Image