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Gattaca (1997)
AIA’s Architecture + The City Festival: Future City Film Series

Cult classic American science fiction film written and directed by Andrew Niccol stars Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman, with Jude Law, Loren Dean, Ernest Borgnine, Gore Vidal, and Alan Arkin appearing in supporting roles. The film presents a biopunk vision of a future society driven by eugenics where potential children are conceived through genetic selection to ensure they possess the best hereditary traits of their parents.

Free Admission (RSVP Required)

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4th Floor Meeting Room
Pam Troy - 415-393-0116

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