Movie Night

Hidden Figures

The university will co-host a special screening of the award-winning film, “Hidden Figures,” with the Film Society of HKUSTSU. Details are as follows:

Date
2 March 2018 (FRI)
Time
5:30 - 8:30 pm
Venue
Lam Woo Lecture Theater (LT-B), HKUST
Language
English

Rundown
5:30 pm Reception (with light refreshments)
6:00 pm Welcome Remarks
6:05 pm Movie Screening
8:10 pm Discussion (Led by Prof Pascale Fung)

THE PLOT

A story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.

Director : Theodore Melfi
Stars : Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe
Category : II A
Tags : Biography, Drama, History
Length : 127 minutes