Children of Men

Monday, September 22
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1hr 39mins // directed by:Alfonso Cuarón // featuring:Clive Owen, Michael Caine, Julianne Moore, Chiwetel Ejiofor // 35mm

Seven years before he sent Sandra Bullock adrift in space, Academy Award-winning director Alfonso Cuáron (Gravity) plunged audiences into a frightening, dystopian future in his powerful adaptation of the P.D. James novel Children of Men.

Hailed by The New York Times as a “superbly directed political thriller...about a nervously plausible future,” Children of Men immerses us in a world engulfed in violence, where women can no longer bear children.

It is the year 2027, and it has been 18 years since the last baby was born. Explosions erupt in cafes, surveillance cameras abound, armed guards roam the streets, and illegal immigrants are hauled into teeming refugee camps. Theo (Clive Owen), a jaded employee of th