Events

Reel Science: Gladiator

 


6:30PM | Lecture: Roman History with Brian Turner, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of History at Portland State University

 

7:30PM | Movie: Gladiator (Duration: 2 hr. 35 mins. | Rating: R | Year: 2000)


ABOUT THE FILM

When a Roman general is betrayed and his family murdered by an emperor's corrupt son, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge.

Reel Science: Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade

 


6:30PM | Lecture: The Search for the Holy Grail with Meg Roland, PhD, Associate Professor of English, Department Chair, English at Marylhurst University

 

7:30PM | Movie: Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade (Duration: 2 hr. 7 mins. | Rating: PG-13 | Year: 1989)


ABOUT THE FILM

When Dr. Henry Jones Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Indiana Jones must follow in his father's footsteps and stop the Nazis.

Reel Science: Airplane!

 


6:30PM | Lecture: Science of Laughter

7:30PM | Movie: Airplane! (Duration: 1 hr. 28 mins. | Rating: PG | Year: 1980)


ABOUT THE FILM

A man afraid to fly must ensure that a plane lands safely after the pilots become sick.

Reel Science: Fargo

 


6:30PM | Lecture: TBD

7:30PM | Movie: Fargo (Duration: 1 hr. 38 mins. | Rating: R | Year: 1996)


ABOUT THE FILM

Jerry Lundegaard's inept crime falls apart due to his and his henchmen's bungling and the persistent police work of the quite pregnant Marge Gunderson.

Sundance Film Festival 2016 Short Film Tour

Showcasing a wide variety of story and style, the 2016 Sundance Film Festival Short Film Tour is a 95-minute theatrical program of eight short films selected from this year’s Festival, which over the course of its more than 30-year history has been widely considered the premier showcase for short films and the launchpad for many now-prominent independent filmmakers.

 

Edible Cinema: The Princess Bride

THIS EVENT HAS SOLD OUT. PLEASE JOIN US FOR THE MATRIX ON MAY 2. TICKETS ON SALE EARLY APRIL.

 

Edible Cinema is a unique way to experience a film: through aroma, texture and taste. Perfect for food and film lovers alike, this quarterly series combines good food with the fun of movie night as expert chefs curate a bite-sized tasting menu tailored to specific moments in the film.

 

6:30PM | Doors open, pick up your tray of numbered boxes and find a seat.

7:00PM | Introduction and event instructions