Campus Cinema 2017
12 films in 12 months: MDC employees show their favourite movies. The Freundeskreis cares for the licenses and gives a little budget for wine and cheese.
Screenings take place at 6 p.m. in the Axon.
Language: English with german or english subtitles.
23.03.: The Blues Brothers
The story is a tale of redemption for paroled convict Jake and his brother Elwood, who set out on "a mission from God" to save from foreclosure the Catholic orphanage in which they were raised. To do so, they must reunite their R&B band and organize a performance to earn $5,000 needed to pay the orphanage's property tax bill. Along the way, they are targeted by a destructive "mystery woman", Neo-Nazis, and a country and western band—all while being relentlessly pursued by the police.
13.04.: Back to the Future
Comedy / Fantasy / Science Fiction
Back to the Future is a 1985 American science-fiction adventure comedy film directed by Robert Zemeckis and written by Zemeckis and Bob Gale. It stars Michael J. Fox as teenager Marty McFly, who is sent back in time to 1955, where he meets his future parents in high school and accidentally becomes his mother's romantic interest.
16.05.: Blade Runner
Science Fiction / Thriller
The film depicts a dystopian Los Angeles in which genetically engineered replicants, which are visually indistinguishable from adult humans, are manufactured by the powerful Tyrell Corporation.
22.06.: The Sea Inside
Biography / Drama / Romance
The Sea Inside is a 2004 Spanish drama film written, produced, directed and scored by Alejandro Amenábar. It is based on the real-life story of Ramón Sampedro, who was left quadriplegic after a diving accident, and his 28-year campaign in support of euthanasia and the right to end his life.
13.07.: 12 Monkeys
Mystery / Science Fiction / Thriller
A deadly virus released in 1996 wipes out almost all of humanity, forcing remaining survivors to live underground. A group known as the Army of the Twelve Monkeys is believed to be behind the release of the virus. In 2035, James Cole is a prisoner living in a subterranean compound beneath the ruins of Philadelphia. Cole is selected for a mission, where he is trained and sent back in time to locate the original virus in order to help scientists develop a cure. Meanwhile, Cole is troubled by recurring dreams involving a foot chase and an airport shooting.
07.09.: The Adventures of Priscilla
Comedy / Music
The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert is a 1994 Australian comedy-drama film written and directed by Stephan Elliott. The plot follows two drag queens played by Hugo Weaving and Guy Pearce and a transgender woman, played by Terence Stamp, as they journey across the Australian Outback from Sydney to Alice Springs in a tour bus that they have named "Priscilla", along the way encountering various groups and individuals.
Action / Adventure / Science Fiction / Thriller
Inception is a 2010 science fiction heist thriller film written, co-produced, and directed by Christopher Nolan. The film stars Leonardo DiCaprio as a professional thief who steals information by infiltrating the subconscious, and is offered a chance to have his criminal history erased as payment for a seemingly impossible task: "inception", the implantation of another person's idea into a target's subconscious.
19.10.: Surprise movie
22.11.: Marie Curie
Drama / Romance
Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge is a 2016 Polish drama film directed by Marie Noëlle.
18.12.: Surprise movie
Screenings so far
31.01.: Surprise movie
Exam is a 2009 British psychological thriller film written by Simon Garrity and Stuart Hazeldine. The final eight candidates for a highly desirable corporate job are locked together in an exam room and given a test with one question. It seems simple yet confusing that soon, tensions begin to unravel.
Supported by the Freundeskreis
Campus Cinema is possible due to the support of the Freundeskreis who is always glad to find new friends and supporters.