CinemaSTEM is a new series that pairs popular movies with experts to discuss themes of science, technology, engineering and math in the film.
Targeting both children and adults with a variety of movie choices, CinemaSTEM is working with community partners including the Tampa Bay STEM Network, the Hillsborough County Public Schools STEM Education program, MOSI, The Florida Aquarium, the University of South Florida, Busch Gardens and others to identify subject-expert speakers and pair them with films that may not appear to be “about” science on the surface, but prove that STEM topics influence nearly every aspect of our lives.
Fri, May 18 - 4:00pm
1h 30m / PG-13 / Comedy
Director Christopher Guest and his cast of brilliant improv comedians are at their best skewering a subculture when the people invested in that subculture take themselves particularly seriously. It’s true of This Is Spinal Tap ...
Fri, Jul 13 - 4:00pm
2h 10m / PG-13 / Action-Adventure
Before people started calling any tragic confluence of unlikely coincidences a “perfect storm,” there was an actual, first Perfect Storm. It happened in 1991, part of what was also called the Halloween Nor’easter of that ...