Second Screening of HUMlab Science Fiction Movie Series 2010

Announcing the second screening of the HUMlab Science Fiction Movie Series 2010!!!!

Title: DISTRICT 9 (dir Neill Blomkamp, 2009)
Date: Wednesday (31 March)
Venue: HUMlab (located in basement of Umeå University library)
Time: 17:15 (introduction); 17:30 (screening)
Language: in English with Swedish subtitles
Admission: Free!!!

As before, there will be discussion after the film with light refreshments.

Produced by Peter Jackson (Lord of the Rings, King Kong), DISTRICT 9 has been described as “a thriller-diller that trades in ideas without forgetting to go whup-ass on your nervous system. … District 9, with a chump-change budget of $30 million, soars on the imagination of its creator.” (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone)

See the trailer:

DISTRICT 9: Movie TrailerWatch more amazing videos here

For more information, including film notes, visit

We hope to see you there! Feel free to forward this to anyone who might be
interested, and please also encourage your students to attend!

2010 HUMlab SF Movie Series team
Lisa Swanstrom
Scott Stavos
Jenna Ng

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