THX 1138, 1971, 86 min

George Lucas, Los Angeles, CA

Experimental, Feature Length, Midnight Movies

George Lucas adapted this, his first film, from a short he made at University. THX 1138, LUH 3417, and SEN 5241 attempt to escape from a futuristic society located beneath the surface of the Earth. The society has outlawed sex, with drugs used to control the people. THX 1138 stops taking the drugs, and gets LUH 3417 pregnant. They are both thrown in jail where they meet SEN 5241 and start to plan their escape.

Screening of this film is supported by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

35mm


Directed by George Lucas (Los Angeles, CA)


Showing:

Saturday, March 31 11:59pm

Midnight Movie: THX 1138

The feature version of George Lucas’ student film, which screened at the 6th AAFF. Set in the 25th century, the story centers around a man and a woman who rebel

State Theatre

Friday, March 30 11:59pm

Midnight Movie: THX 1138

The feature version of George Lucas’ student film, which screened at the 6th AAFF. Set in the 25th century, the story centers around a man and a woman who rebel

State Theatre