Director: Christopher Nolan Run Time: 169 min. Release Year: 2014
Starring: Anne Hathaway, Ellen Burstyn, Jessica Chastain, John Lithgow, Matthew McConaughey
Country: United States
Presented on 70mm film on February 24, 2020 as part of Science on Screen, a national initiative made possible through a grant by the Coolidge Corner Theatre, with support from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
About the film:
Winner of an Academy Award for Best Visual Effects. Kip Thorne, a theoretical physicist and Nobel Prize Laureate, worked with Nolan as scientific consultant and executive producer.
The adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.
About the filmmaker:
Writer-director Christopher Nolan is known for his intriguing and nonlinear brand of storytelling. His critically acclaimed films include Memento and The Dark Knight Trilogy, and he continued to push the boundaries of filmmaking with his compelling engineering of stories inspired by real scientific concepts in The Prestige, Inception, Interstellar, and Tenet.Learn more about Science on Screen See our upcoming films