Previously at the ICA - Films
21 Nov 2014
Ada Lovelace (Tilda Swinton), mathematical genius, is a woman ahead of her time. But scientist Emmy Coer (Francesca Faridany) has a plan. Using computer code and her own DNA, she will bring Ada from the 19th century to the present. If only their mothers (Karen Black) could stop meddling…
On 16 July 1969, America prepares to launch Apollo 11. Thousands of miles away, the Zambia Space Academy hopes to beat America to the moon. Inspired by true events.
+ An introduction by award winning steam punk novelist Liesel Schwarz.
Conceiving Ada, dir. Lynn Hershman Leeson, USA 1997, 85 mins.
Afronauts, dir. Frances Bodomo, USA 2014, 14 mins.
The ICA Cinema is now completely ad-free. Please note the feature will start following a selection of trailers and information relevant to the ICA programme. All films are 18+ unless otherwise stated.