/R E P E A T -- Media Invitation - Screening and Media Event - New Double Feature at the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium/

MONTRÉAL, April 12, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Montréal Space for Life invites media representatives to enjoy two experiences inspired by nature, on Tuesday, May 9, at 10:15 a.m. Come see the all-new double feature at the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium and celebrate life as you journey from the infinitely large to the infinitely small.

KYMA – Power of Waves - Milky Way Theatre - 30 minutes
See how waves are everywhere in our lives, in this immersive artistic piece created and directed by Philippe Baylaucq and produced by the National Film Board of Canada (NFB/René Chénier), set to original music by Robert Marcel Lepage. KYMA is the fruit of the very first partnership between Montréal Space for Life and the NFB. Watch the trailer on Youtube.

Edge of Darkness - Chaos Theatre - 25 minutes
Produced by the US firm of Evans & Sutherland and adapted by the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium team (music, narration, staging), this show takes audiences into the amazing world of space exploration. Come along on a few recent missions and learn about their surprising revelations concerning tiny celestial objects in our Solar System (comets and asteroids).



Tuesday, May 9, 2017 – 10:15 a.m.


Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium


Voyageurs de l'ombre (in French)*

and KYMA – Power of Waves  (without words)

Screenings will be followed by time for interviews

* Edge of Darkness (the English version) can be screened at noon on request


Attended by:
Manon Gauthier, Montréal Executive Committee member responsible for Culture, Heritage, Design, Montréal Space for Life and the Status of Women
Claude Joli-Cœur, Chairperson of the National Film Board of Canada (NFB)
Charles-Mathieu Brunelle, Director of Montréal Space for Life / Ville de Montréal
Pierre Lacombe, Director of the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium / Montréal Space for Life
Philippe Baylaucq, Creator and director of KYMA - Power of Waves
René Chénier, Executive Producer (NFB) of KYMA - Power of Waves
Robert Marcel Lepage, composer for KYMA - Power of Waves

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RSVP by May 5, 2017 (space is limited)


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