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smARTfilms: Art & Science – “Inventing Tomorrow” (Matinee)
Past Event

This series is designed to celebrate the curiosity and intellect of practitioners of the arts and sciences which help us see and understand our world – and our place in it. Curated by BIMA Education Director Kristin Tollefson and tj Faddis.

Auditorium opens at 1:30 PM
Movies begin at 2:00 PM

Featured Film – Inventing Tomorrow

2018 | 87 minutes

In INVENTING TOMORROW we meet passionate teenage innovators from around the globe who are creating cutting-edge solutions to confront the worlds environmental threats – threats found in their own backyards – while navigating the doubts and insecurities that mark adolescence. The film follows these inspired & inspiring teens as they prepare their projects for the largest convening of high school scientists in the world, the Intel International Science & Engineering Fair (ISEF). Director Laura Nix chose her subjects well before the Fair, not knowing which – if any – would receive ISEF recognition.

“By the end, as you dry your eyes, it’s their futures you want them to win – as scientists, optimists and change agents – not just a science fair prize.” – Robert Abele, LA Times

See the trailer here.


May 21, 2019


Frank Buxton Auditorium



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