Doors open at 6:30 PM
Films from The Avalon’s first 100 years, introduced by local filmmakers, film programmers and film instructors with background into each film’s moment in Avalon history.
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Planet of the Apes (Charlton Heston | 1968 | 1 hr. 52 mins)
Complex sociological themes run through this science-fiction classic about three astronauts marooned on a futuristic planet where apes rule and humans are slaves. The stunned trio discovers that these highly intellectual simians can both walk upright and talk. They have even established a class system and a political structure. The astronauts suddenly find themselves part of a devalued species, trapped and imprisoned by the apes.