On January 11th 2015 at Gorilla, Grimm Up North & Trof present, as part of the BFI’s ‘Day’s of Fear and Wonder’ Sci-fi season, an all day marathon dedicated to the prolific creator’s and masters of British science fiction puppetry, Gerry & Sylvia Anderson!
‘THIS IS SUPERMARIONATION’ marathon is a very special programme featuring classic episodes of THUNDERBIRDS, STINGRAY, CAPTAIN SCARLETT, FIREBALL XL-5 and many more in painstakingly restored high definition with the original classic adverts from ITV included all presented by Lady Penelope & Parker; plus the mancunian premiere of the new critically acclaimed documentary ‘FILMED IN SUPERMARIONATION’ which is about the iconic and world-leading puppetry and animation techniques devised by Gerry and Sylvia Anderson and their team of puppeteers in a Slough warehouse in the 1960s.
- Stingray: The Pilot (25 Mins)
Joe 90: Hijacked (25 Mins)
- Four Feather Falls: Gunfight on Main Street (15 Mins)
- Thunderbirds: Terror in New York City (50 Mins)
- Supercar: False Alarm (25 Mins)
- The Secret Service: More Haste Less Speed (25 Mins)
- Fireball XL5: Space City Special (25 Mins)
- Captain Scarlet & the Mysterons: The Mysterons (25 Mins)
Filmed In Supermarionation Documentary (119 Mins)
Cosplay/Fancy Dress encouraged, tickets also gain entry to the Supermarionation after party at FAB CAFE!
Tickets cost £15 ADV and can be purchased online. The event will take place at 12PM-8.30PM at Gorilla in Manchester.
This event is part of the nationwide BFI Sci- Fi Season Days of Fear & Wonder & is supported by Film Hub North West Central.