A four-day programme of open air film featuring sci-fi cult classics and rarities alongside talks and artist installations which explore the race for planet colonisation, visions of cosmic utopias and future intergalactic worlds. Refreshments for sale. This event is part of Open House London and Scalarama 2015

12.00-18.00 Cosmic Shorts: On board rolling programme of short films exploring artist’s interpretations of space.

19.30-21.20 Fancy dress screening of 1980’s classic Flash Gordon (Dir. Mike Hodges, 1980, PG, 111 mins) Prizes for the best dressed on our space runway!

Dubbed as a ‘British Space opera action film’, and based on the comic strip of the same name created by Alex Raymond, Mike Hodges’ Flash Gordon tells the story of a football player and his friends who travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyranny of Ming the Merciless to save Earth. 

Venue and Booking Info

The Floating Cinema
Open Air Weekender: Humans in Space Day 3
Sat 19 Sep 2015, 12–9.30pm
Free, booking required

King’s Cross
Granary Square
London NC1