Thinking On Sunday: Why We Love The Matrix (Conway Hall, 24 April)
Kim Taylor-Foster

April 24, 2022, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Conway Hall Ethical Society

Conway Hall
25 Red Lion Square
London WC1R 4RL
United Kingdom


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The Matrix has had an immense impact on pop culture. It is a "must-see" of the science fiction genre. Kim Taylor-Foster, author of Why We Love The Matrix discusses the history and making of the film with a celebratory look at all the different aspects that have helped solidify this as a beloved favourite of sci-fi fans. She discusses the origins of the plot and characters, film techniques, and the philosophy behind the story of The Matrix.

Kim Taylor-Foster is a film and television journalist based in the UK. Her work for globally celebrated media brands, including Fandom, IGN, the BBC, Guardian Media Group, and Clash. When asked, she said she would take the Red Pill. Her book Why We Love The Matrix, available on the day from Newham Bookshop, offers entertaining essays about the key features that have helped the film become the classic it is today, including Plus quotes, sidebars and trivia.

** This event will be held with an in-person audience at Conway Hall *AND* online, via Zoom. **







General Admission: GBP 8.00,

Livestream: GBP 5.00,

Member: GBP 0.00

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