Office Space

Monday, November 6
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1hr 29mins // directed by:Mike Judge // featuring:Ron Livingston, Jennifer Aniston, Stephen Root

Before the film, we'll be joined by Wade Roush, the host of the podcast Soonish, who will discuss the technology of personal productivity.

A master of depicting stupidity in the name of genius, writer/director Mike Judge (Beavis and Butthead, Silicon Valley) perfectly understands the use of satire to critique our culture, politics, and technology. Boasting unforgettable performances from Ron Livingston, Jennifer Aniston, and Gary Cole, Office Space is a smart, acerbic takedown of corporate culture about a group of underappreciated, overworked drones and their clash with management, printers, and flair.


About the Speaker

Wade Roush is the producer and host of Soonish, an independent podcast about the future: how we think about it, what we can do to shape it, and why our best forecasts—and our worst fears—are usually wrong. From 2014 to 2016 Wade was acting director of MIT’s Knight Science Journalism fellowship program and lead developer of a proposed science communication initiative for MIT’s School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences. From 200