Creative pairings of current, classic, cult, and documentary films with lively introductions by notable figures from the world of science, technology, and medicine.
The Science on Screen grant initiative brings science to cinemas nationwide.
In September 2022, 40 independent cinemas, museums, and community groups with film programs received grants totaling $245,000 for the upcoming 2022-2023 season!
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24 cinemas across the country took part in our 9th annual National Evening of Science on Screen on March 22, 2022.
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Up on the Mountain The role of fungi in the ecosystem
The Grand Cinema Tacoma, WATickets
The Fountain Breakthroughs and limitations of longevity
Art House Cinema Billings, MTTickets
Little Shop of Horrors (1986) These plants bite: the strange world of carnivorous plants
County Theater Doylestown, PATickets
I Heart Huckabees Math and the myth of coincidences
Coolidge Corner Theatre Brookline, MATickets
Memoria The art and science of sound design
Hopkins Center for the Arts at Dartmouth College Hanover, NH
The World's End How do we restart after the apocalypse?
County Theater Doylestown, PA
Embrace of the Serpent Uncertainty: Where existence itself starts to fragment—Sleeping, dreaming, and the science of microdosing
The Frida Cinema Santa Ana, CA
Picture a Scientist An un-level playing field: Women in science
FilmScene Iowa City, IA
Don't Look Up How “Don’t Look Up” has scientists saying, “Do listen in!”
Byrd Theatre Richmond, VA
Total Recall Machine intelligence
Martha's Vineyard Film Society Tisbury, MA