Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge
Fri. 7/28 – Thurs. 8/3
1 Hr. 35 Min. (Digital) In French with English subtitles (Biography, Romance) This new feature film tells the fascinating story of Madame Curie, a courageous woman, legendary Polish physicist and chemist, and the only two-time Nobel Prize recipient in different categories. An inspiring tale of tenacity and female empowerment, Marie Curie turns out to be surprisingly relevant today. The director’s focus is on Curie’s private life, especially her romantic passion, fearlessness and perseverance. A poignant story shows a beautifully crafted portrait of the visionary and women’s rights champion when she struggles for acceptance in male-dominated academia in turn-of-the-century Paris.
at The State Theatre
1307 J Street
Modesto, United States