The Weatherman Shorts Series: Space

The Weatherman Shorts Series: Space

If the sky is the daily bread of the eyes as Emerson suggests, these short space themed films offer a kaleidoscopic vision of our contemplation of all things celestial. From Melies to Afronauts, this month's collection of Weatherman shorts are comprised of over a dozen interplanetary riches.

  • Trip To The Moon (Georges Méliès, 1902, 13 min)
  • Under Atmosphere (Mike Stoltz, 2014, 15 min)
  • The Drift (Kelly Sears, 2009, 9 min)
  • Observando El Cielo (Jeanne Liotta, 2007, 18 min)
  • Powers of Ten (Charles and Ray Eames, 1977, 9 min)
  • Bill The Galactic Hero Trailer + Music Video (Jason Phelps & Merrit Crocker, 2014, 3 min)
  • Afronauts (Frances Bodomo, 2015, 14min)
  • Pluto Declaration (Travis Wilkerson, 2011, 3 min)

The Weatherman Shorts Series: Space

Free show!

Sponsored by Space Month: Our Space. Our Future.

Sun September 20, 2015, 7:30 only, Muenzinger Auditorium



10 films for $60 with punch card
$9 general admission. $7 w/UCB student ID, $7 for senior citizens
$1 discount to anyone with a bike helmet
Free on your birthday! CU Cinema Studies students get in free.


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