Revelation Film Festival: 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)


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Saturday 13 July | 5.30pm - 10pm

Lunar Lounge 5.30pm - 7.30pm, Screening 7.30pm


Standard | $25
Concession | $22.50
Groups 6+ | $22.50


Friend Members receive 15% off ticket pricing for this event.

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Embark on a mind-bending exploration of space with this special double feature event as we present a special screening of the legendary film, '2001: A Space Odyssey' (1968) and To the Moon exhibition.

Begin your odyssey with a drink in hand at our pop-up bar, nestled within the To the Moon exhibition (open 5.30pm to 7.30pm). Immerse yourself in a lunar art space where the Moon's ethereal glow captures the imagination of scientists, artists, poets and dreamers.

Then, prepare for a journey beyond the infinite with a special screening of Stanley Kubrick's groundbreaking sci-fi masterpiece, '2001: A Space Odyssey' (1968) in Hackett Hall under the iconic Otto the Blue Whale. Experience the enigmatic monolith, stunning special effects, and a story that continues to spark debate and intrigue.

In partnership with Revelation Film Festival. Explore the full program here.

Movie Screening: 2001: A Space Odyssey 

Delve into the unknown with Stanley Kubrick's visionary 1968 sci-fi epic, 2001: A Space Odyssey. Prepare to be awestruck by groundbreaking special effects and a thought-provoking narrative that explores humanity's place in the universe, the dangers of artificial intelligence, and the mysteries that lie beyond the stars. 

Rating: G
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Language: English 
Country of Origin: UK
Duration: 149 minutes
Year: 1968

Important information

Screening and To the Moon exhibition access:

Please note this is an 18+ event.

  • Entry to To the Moon from 5:30pm - 7:30pm.
  • Movie screening: "2001: A Space Odyssey" starts at 7:30pm. Doors open to the pop-up movie theater 30 minutes prior.
  • Seating: A mix of beanbags and chairs for your comfort.

This event is presented as part of the Lunar Lounge

You might also be interested in our other screening:

You might also be interested in the Revelation Film Festival's screening of "First Men in the Moon (1964)" on Friday 12 July. Find out more, here. 

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