menu icon
New Digital Restoration! DESERT HEARTS • Friday 10/6 – Monday 10/9 • Co-presented with Wicked Queer

The Brattle Theatre40 Brattle St., Cambridge MA 02138 • Harvard Square • 617 876-6837 • [email protected]

You Are Viewing a Past Event

Looking for an upcoming event? Click here to view our current calendar →

Wed, Feb 26, 2014

Special Events Archive

The Singularity

Buy Tickets

Special Premiere Screening!

In Person: Filmmaker Doug Wolens and Wendell Wallach of Yale’s Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics

(2012) dir Doug Wolens w/Ray Kurzweil, Bill McKibben, Alison Gopnik, David Chalmers, Leon Panetta [75 min]
The singularity is defined as that point in the future when we create computers with greater-than-human intelligence, bio-engineer our species and re-design matter through nanotechnology. How will these technologies change what it means to be human? Director Doug Wolens speaks with leading futurists, computer scientists, artificial intelligence experts, and philosophers who turn over the question like a Rubik’s Cube. Ultimately, if we become more machine-like, and machines more like us, will we sacrifice our humanity to gain something greater? Or will we engineer our own demise?

Visit www.thesingularityfilm.com for more information →

BUY TICKETS
Click a showtime to purchase tickets:

Tickets $12 Adult, $10 Student/Senior/Brattle Member. Brattle member passes will be accepted at the box office—no other passes.

  • Mario Bava & the Birth of the Italian Giallo • September 29 – October 5
Special Music & Film Event! Chris Brokaw Presents the Films of Peter Hutton • Thursday 9/28 at 7:00

Movie Magic. It's what you make possible. Donate to the Brattle Film Foundation.