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'2001: A Space Odyssey' in the (Actual) 21st Century: A Cinematic Odyssey

"2001 in 2008: A Cinematic Odyssey” is the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' next event dedicated to Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey. Special effects pioneer Douglas Trumbull (right) and actor Tom Hanks will discuss the making of 2001 at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 21, at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. (Top photo: Cinematographer Geoffrey Unsworth and Stanley Kubrick on the 2001 set.) Presented by the Academy's Science and Technology Council, “2001 in 2008: A Cinematic Odyssey” will, as per the Academy's press release, “feature never-before-seen images of and an onstage discussion about the technology used in the making of Academy Award-winning science fiction epic. The innovative special effects tools and techniques to be presented […]


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'2001: A Space Odyssey' in the (Actual) 21st Century: A Cinematic Odyssey



Keir Dullea & Gary Lockwood, Tom Hanks & Quentin Tarantino: Academy Screenings

Seated, left to right: Douglas Trumbull, Tom Hanks and Buzz Aldrin. Standing, left to right: Bruce Logan, Sid Ganis, Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood and Daniel Richter at Academy's '2001: A Space Odyssey' event. '2001: A Space Odyssey' Academy event: Cast members Keir Dullea and Gary Lockwood, special effects artist Douglas Trumbull and fan Tom Hanks Tom Hanks, who fell under the spell of 2001: A Space Odyssey way back when, introduced the 40th Anniversary screening of Stanley Kubrick's 1968 science-fiction masterpiece this past Friday, April 25, '08. Others in attendance at the event, held at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, were the film's two stars, Keir Dullea and Gary Lockwood. In […]


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Keir Dullea & Gary Lockwood, Tom Hanks & Quentin Tarantino: Academy Screenings