Campus Cinema 2017

12 films in 12 months: MDC employees show their favourite movies. The Freundeskreis cares for the licenses and gives a little budget for wine and cheese.

Campus Cinema

Screenings

Screenings take place at 6 p.m. in the Axon.

Language: English with german or english subtitles.

28.09.: Inception

Action / Adventure / Science Fiction / Thriller

Inception is a 2010 science fiction heist thriller film written, co-produced, and directed by Christopher Nolan. The film stars Leonardo DiCaprio as a professional thief who steals information by infiltrating the subconscious, and is offered a chance to have his criminal history erased as payment for a seemingly impossible task: "inception", the implantation of another person's idea into a target's subconscious.

"Inception" on Wikipedia

19.10.: Surprise movie

Horrorcomedy

22.11.: Marie Curie

Drama / Romance

Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge is a 2016 Polish drama film directed by Marie Noëlle.

"Marie Curie" on Wikipedia

18.12.: Surprise movie

Drama

Screenings so far

31.01.: Surprise movie

Drama

23.02.: Exam

Thriller

Exam is a 2009 British psychological thriller film written by Simon Garrity and Stuart Hazeldine. The final eight candidates for a highly desirable corporate job are locked together in an exam room and given a test with one question. It seems simple yet confusing that soon, tensions begin to unravel.

"Exams" on Wikipedia

23.03.: The Blues Brothers

Comedy

The story is a tale of redemption for paroled convict Jake and his brother Elwood, who set out on "a mission from God" to save from foreclosure the Catholic orphanage in which they were raised. To do so, they must reunite their R&B band and organize a performance to earn $5,000 needed to pay the orphanage's property tax bill. Along the way, they are targeted by a destructive "mystery woman", Neo-Nazis, and a country and western band—all while being relentlessly pursued by the police.

"The Blues Brothers" on Wikipedia

13.04.: Back to the Future

Comedy / Fantasy / Science Fiction

Back to the Future is a 1985 American science-fiction adventure comedy film directed by Robert Zemeckis and written by Zemeckis and Bob Gale. It stars Michael J. Fox as teenager Marty McFly, who is sent back in time to 1955, where he meets his future parents in high school and accidentally becomes his mother's romantic interest.

"Back to the Future" on Wikipedia

16.05.: Blade Runner

Science Fiction / Thriller

The film depicts a dystopian Los Angeles in which genetically engineered replicants, which are visually indistinguishable from adult humans, are manufactured by the powerful Tyrell Corporation. 

"Blade Runner" on Wikipedia

22.06.: The Sea Inside

Biography / Drama / Romance

The Sea Inside is a 2004 Spanish drama film written, produced, directed and scored by Alejandro Amenábar. It is based on the real-life story of Ramón Sampedro, who was left quadriplegic after a diving accident, and his 28-year campaign in support of euthanasia and the right to end his life.

"The Sea Inside" on Wikipedia 

13.07.: 12 Monkeys

Mystery / Science Fiction / Thriller

A deadly virus released in 1996 wipes out almost all of humanity, forcing remaining survivors to live underground. A group known as the Army of the Twelve Monkeys is believed to be behind the release of the virus. In 2035, James Cole is a prisoner living in a subterranean compound beneath the ruins of Philadelphia. Cole is selected for a mission, where he is trained and sent back in time to locate the original virus in order to help scientists develop a cure. Meanwhile, Cole is troubled by recurring dreams involving a foot chase and an airport shooting.

"12 Monkeys" on Wikipedia

07.09.: The Adventures of Priscilla

Comedy / Music

The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert is a 1994 Australian comedy-drama film written and directed by Stephan Elliott. The plot follows two drag queens played by Hugo Weaving and Guy Pearce and a transgender woman, played by Terence Stamp, as they journey across the Australian Outback from Sydney to Alice Springs in a tour bus that they have named "Priscilla", along the way encountering various groups and individuals. 

"The Adventures of Priscilla - Queen of the Desert" on Wikipedia

 

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Freundeskreis

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