1977 UFO blockbuster Close Encounters of the Third Kind
will be screened at the Royal Albert Hall, with John Williams' groundbreaking score performed live to picture by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra
and English Chamber Choir
, conducted by Ernst Van Tiel
Written and directed by Spielberg, the film tells the story of Roy Neary (Richard Dreyfuss), an ordinary blue-collar electrical lineman from Indiana who experiences a close encounter with an unidentified flying object.
Nominated for eight Academy Awards® including Best Original Score, Close Encounters of the Third Kind
remains as engrossing and inspiring today as it was forty years ago.
Important Information PERFORMANCE DATE AND TIMES:
14 June 2018 AT 7.30PMRUNNING TIME:
Running time approx. 137 minutes, plus one interval (25 minutes) AGE RESTRICTION:
This film is rated certificate PG
Kensington Gore, Kensington, SW7 2AP London, UK