The second film of the HUMlab Science Fiction Movie Series 2010 will be
Title: DISTRICT 9 (dir Neill Blomkamp, 2009)
Date: Wednesday (31 March)
Venue: HUMlab (located in basement of Umeå University library)
Time: 17:15 (introduction); 17:30 (screening)
Language: in English with Swedish subtitles
As before, there will be discussion after the film with light refreshments.
Produced by Peter Jackson (Lord of the Rings, King Kong), DISTRICT 9 has
been described as "a thriller-diller that trades in ideas without
forgetting to go whup-ass on your nervous system. … District 9, with a
chump-change budget of $30 million, soars on the imagination of its
creator." (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone) For more information, including
film notes, visit http://sf.humlab.umu.se/.
We hope to see you there! Feel free to forward this to anyone who might be
interested, and please also encourage your students to attend!
2010 HUMlab SF Movie Series team