OMSI 2017 Sci Fi Film Fest

Sci-Fi Film Fest
Extended Through AUGUST 6!



New - August 6 Encore Screenings Added! 

Festival Passes are valid for Encore Shows


Entertaining. Inspirational. Thought-provoking. Science fiction cinema as both art and insight into popular thinking on the future is celebrated at OMSI's 2017 Sci-Fi Film Festival.


For sixteen days, the festival will showcase 21 of science fiction’s most memorable films on the Empirical Theater’s giant four-story tall screen. From 1950’s classics such as War of the Worlds to more recent favorites like Pacific Rim, the festival’s offerings are sure to appeal to science fiction fans of all ages and interests.


Festival Passes
Plan on attending multiple shows or events? Buy an exclusive Festival pass and save! Pass holders receive access to all festival screenings and special events. 
$35 Adult / $30 Youth (3-13) & Senior (63+)
OMSI members receive $3 off  


Passes are non-transferable, not applicable to online ticket purchases, and are valid for only 1 admission per show. Other restrictions may apply. Please call 503-797-4000 for more details.


Buy Pass


Tickets are also available for individual shows. 
$7 Adult / $6 Youth (3-13) & Senior (63+)
OMSI members receive $1 off


Both Passes and Tickets may be purchased online at, at the OMSI front desk, or by telephone at 503-797-4000.


Festival Schedule

Friday, July 21
6:00pm  The Thing (1982)
8:00pm   Children of Men
10:00pm  Kong: Skull Island 3D

Saturday, July 22
6:00pm  Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
8:00pm  Inception
10:30pm Mad Max (1979)

Sunday, July 23
5:00pm  Mad Max (1979)
7:00pm  Stalker (Subt)


Monday, July 24
7:00pm War of the Worlds (1953)
8:30pm  The Thing (1982)

Tuesday, July 25
7:00pm  How To Build A Time Machine
8:30pm  The Man Who Fell To Earth

Wednesday, July 26
6:30pm Alien: Covenant

Thursday, July 27
6:30pm Children of Men
8:30pm Inception


Friday, July 28
7:00pm  The Fifth Element
9:15pm   Man Who Fell To Earth


Saturday, July 29
4:00pm  The Iron Giant
5:45pm  War of the Worlds (1953)
7:30pm  Serenity
9:30pm  Pacific Rim


Sunday, July 30
4:00pm  Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
6:00pm  Zardoz
8:00pm  Brazil


Monday, July 31
6:30pm  Sunshine
8:30pm  The Fifth Element

Tuesday, August 1
6:30pm  Pacific Rim
8:45pm  Zardoz

Wednesday, August 2
9:15pm  Serenity

Thursday, August 3
6:30pm  Brazil
8:45pm  Sunshine


Friday, August 4
7:00pm  The Matrix
9:30pm  2001: A Space Odyssey


Saturday, August 5
4:00pm  The Iron Giant
6:00pm  2001: A Space Odyssey
9:00pm  Stalker (Subt)


Sunday, August 6 (Encore Screenings)
5:00pm  Kong: Skull Island 3D
7:00pm  The Matrix