8/10 Writer Q&A
Contact
Directed by Robert Zemeckis
Starring Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Skerritt

Rated PG | Runtime 2 hour & 30 minutes

Filmmaker Scott Garen will be hosting a post-screening guided discussion/Q&A with Contact Writer James V. Hart. 

In this thrilling adaptation of the Carl Sagan novel, Dr. Ellie Arroway (Jodie Foster) races to interpret a message originating from the Vega star system. Once first contact is confirmed, Arroway comes up against the forces of science and religion in a harrowing search for truth and a message, hidden in the signal. Writer James V. Hart will talk about the years he spent with Carl Sagan, wrestling the screenplay into creation and the unique themes of the film.

About CineMania at Violet Crown -  Continuing on the Last Thursday of each Month!* 
CineMania is a Violet Crown Santa Fe exclusive journey into the heart of the cinematic art form through a monthly series of uniquely imaginative films, presented and curated by filmmaker Scott Garen.  The series includes recurring appearances by some of the celebrated writers, directors, actors and cinematographers of the films in lively and entertaining Q & A discussions in Violet Crown’s event space.

*Unless otherwise noted


Sat Aug 10
6:00p



8/10 Writer Q&A
Contact
Directed by Robert Zemeckis
Starring Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Skerritt

Rated PG | Runtime 2 hour & 30 minutes

Filmmaker Scott Garen will be hosting a post-screening guided discussion/Q&A with Contact Writer James V. Hart. 

In this thrilling adaptation of the Carl Sagan novel, Dr. Ellie Arroway (Jodie Foster) races to interpret a message originating from the Vega star system. Once first contact is confirmed, Arroway comes up against the forces of science and religion in a harrowing search for truth and a message, hidden in the signal. Writer James V. Hart will talk about the years he spent with Carl Sagan, wrestling the screenplay into creation and the unique themes of the film.

About CineMania at Violet Crown -  Continuing on the Last Thursday of each Month!* 
CineMania is a Violet Crown Santa Fe exclusive journey into the heart of the cinematic art form through a monthly series of uniquely imaginative films, presented and curated by filmmaker Scott Garen.  The series includes recurring appearances by some of the celebrated writers, directors, actors and cinematographers of the films in lively and entertaining Q & A discussions in Violet Crown’s event space.

*Unless otherwise noted


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