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Icarus

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 8:00pm
  • Watch the movie on Netflix
  • Join us for a Virtual Online Panel Discussion at 8pm CDT

Icarus is a 2017 American documentary film by Bryan Fogel, which chronicles Fogel's exploration of the option of doping to win an amateur cycling race and happening upon a major international doping scandal when he asks for the help of Grigory Rodchenkov, the head of the Russian anti-doping laboratory. It premiered at Sundance Film Festival on January 20, 2017, and was awarded the U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award (Orwell Award). Netflix acquired the distribution rights[5] and released Icarus globally on August 4, 2017. At the 90th Academy Awards, the film won the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.

Because of the pandemic, this will be a virtual screening. Pre-watch the film on the Netflix platform beforehand, we discuss the film together in an online virtual screening.   

Special Guest

The special guests are TBA and others TBA, they will discuss the film with Casket Cinema co-founder Wilbur Ince and Mark Wojahn.  

Watch the Film on NetFlix

This movie is provided by NetFlix, so you'll need to watch it on their platform.  

A basic plan is $8.99 per month and you can cancel at anytime.    

Links

Films web sites

 

Trailer