Science on Screen

Compelling films paired with lively talks by experts in science, technology and medicine.

Each film is a jumping off point for discussion by a compelling speaker, offering opportunities to explore and think about science in new ways. The perfect combination of entertainment and enlightenment!

Science on Screen® is an initiative of the Coolidge Corner Theatre with major support from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

In 1936, archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis can obtain its awesome powers. Introduction by Victoria Reed, Sadler Curator for Provenance, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Mon, 3/4
An astronaut crew crash-lands on a planet where highly intelligent apes are dominant and humans are enslaved. Introduction by Tara Mandalaywala, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Psychological and Brain Sciences, UMass Amherst.
Wed, 3/13