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Star Trek 40th Anniversary Con
December 7 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm EST
Phoenix Theatre and The League of Enchantment Presents
An All-Day Exhibition Featuring the Works and Vision of Filmmaker Douglas Trumbull
With special guests – Douglas Trumbull, William Messner-Loebs, Scott Rosema, and Rob Miller.
Phoenix Theatres at the Mall of Monroe is proud to present the Douglas Trumbull Film Forum, featuring works from the film director and cinematic visionary’s entire career, emphasizing Trumbull’s cinematic dream of immersive, experiential cinema through his cutting-edge MAGI technology. Trumbull himself will be in attendance to discuss his work and give a Master Class presentation of his filmmaking philosophy, process, and achievements.
Attendees will have the chance to enjoy a robust lineup of science fiction classics such as Silent Running, Brainstorm, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Blade Runner, Close Encounters of the Third Kind and a special 40th Anniversary presentation of Star Trek: The Motion Picture. In addition to an excellent lineup of classic science fiction films featuring Trumbull’s exemplary work, we will be presenting “UFOTOG”, Douglas Trumbull’s short film that demonstrates his MAGI film process.
SCI-FI AND COMIC BOOK CONVENTION
Those interested in doing a little exploring between screenings can visit vendors in the convention center space inside the Mall of Monroe presented and hosted in cooperation with The League of Enchantment, a 501c3 Nonprofit with the mission to work with local hospitals, Make-A-Wish, community organizations and events to bring hope and smiles to kids, and kids at heart. Visit www.leagueofenchantment.org for more information.
Tickets are $5 per person for the Con, 12 and under are free.