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Hidden Figures

February 17 - February 20


Show times:
February 17, 8:00 PM
February 18, 4:45 & 8:00 PM
February 19, 3:45 & 7:00 PM
February 20, 10:00 am & 2:00 PM

As the United States raced against Russia to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. history. Based on the unbelievably true life stories of three of these women, known as “human computers”, we follow these women as they quickly rose the ranks of NASA alongside many of history’s greatest minds specifically tasked with calculating the momentous launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit, and guaranteeing his safe return. Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, and Katherine Johnson crossed all gender, race, and professional lines while their brilliance and desire to dream big, beyond anything ever accomplished before by the human race, firmly cemented them in U.S. history as true American heroes.

Rated: PG

Run time: 2 hours 7 mins

$6/ Adults
$3/Kids 12 and under
$50/ 10-punch film pass


The showing of this film is made possible by the following organizations:
Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation Resource Center
University of Idaho Women’s Center
Coalition for Women Students at WSU
NASA Idaho Space Grant Consortium


February 17
February 20
Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre
Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre
Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre