Events for Thursday, 13 July 2017
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- Date: Thursday, 13 July 2017
- Location: Cinema - Borough Hall Godalming
- Time: 20:00 - 22:45
- Cost: £7.50, concession - £6.50, under 15 - £3.50
Golden Globe nominated film Hidden Figures tells the true, untold story of three of NASA’s most important mathematicians.
Segregation, racism, sexism: none of it stopped thee African-American women who helped NASA to win the 1960s Space Race.
Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe) and Dorothy Vaughn (Octavia Spencer) are three brilliant women working for NASA, and are known as the ‘Human Computers’.
Despite their genius, segregation forces the three to work in an outbuilding, at lower pay, often entirely forgotten about by those within the agency. It almost seems that their many talents will go completely unnoticed. Until one fateful day…
(Doors open 30 minutes before the film starts)