Insomniac Invasion Sci-Fi All-nighter Hits Manchester

Written by Martin Unsworth

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This weekend sees a fantastic fantasy film all-nighter in Manchester as part of the BFI Sci-Fi season ‘DAYS OF FEAR AND WONDER’. The INSOMNIAC INVASION will take place at CORNERHOUSE, Manchester on Saturday 15th November.

Cornerhouse, BFI and Film Hub NWC present an ambitious all-night screening programme to transport audiences into the weird and wonderful world of science fiction. It’ll consist of six films featuring a range of science fiction titles, including well-loved and well-known classics and lesser-seen titles. Audiences will be encouraged to settle in with us in Cinema 1 for a night of aliens, time travel, and alternate universes. Guest speakers and presenters will punctuate the event with contextualising film introductions.

The films to be screened are:

THE TERMINATOR (James Cameron, 1984)

GODZILLA (Ishiro Honda, 1954)

LATE AUGUST AT THE HOTEL OZONE (Jan Schmidt, 1967)

THE TENTH VICTIM (Elio Petri, 1965)

FANTASTIC VOYAGE (Richard Fleischer, 1966)

FLASH GORDON (Mike Hodges, 1980)

For more information and to book tickets, see www.cornerhouse.org

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