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.
Most of our participating theaters are shuttered due to COVID-19. But you can experience Science on Screen from your own couch! Here's how:
--- Search our list of featured films. Click on your favorites to see the science our grantees have paired with them!
--- Check out our suggestions, in the featured programs list below and on the Science on Screen blog. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter (@scienceonscreen) and subscribe to our YouTube channel to see updates from us and our grantees.
Contagion Lessons of the Black Death
FilmScene Iowa City, IA
Tank Girl Apocalyptic technologies
Eureka Theater Eureka, CA
Strange Brew Biology on tap
Philadelphia Film Society Philadelphia, PA
Black Panther Biomimicry and the biology of elite athleticism
Roxy Theater Missoula, MT
The Biggest Little Farm Farming and the complexities of nature
Amherst Cinema Amherst, MA
The Blair Witch Project The end of the world as we know it: The science of fear and horror movies
Carnegie Science Center Pittsburgh, PA