Don't Look Up

image from the film Don't Look Up

image from the film DON'T LOOK UP

Adam (The Big Short) McKay’s star-studded satire, a metaphor for the climate crisis, makes you laugh then cry, as an astronomy grad student and her professor try to warn the world that a huge comet is on a direct collision course with the Earth, only to discover that nobody can be bothered to do anything about it.

Don’t Look Up might be the funniest movie of 2021. It’s the most depressing too, and that odd combination makes for a one-of-a-kind experience.” (San Francisco Chronicle)

Cosponsored with the Dept of Science and Technology Studies.