Northwestern University's Robert R. McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science proudly presents an ETOPiA production.

Friday Night at the Movies

Northwestern Engineering and the Engineering Transdisciplinary Outreach Projects in the Arts (ETOPiA) are proud to present: Friday Night at the Movies.

The Believers

The Believers chronicles the controversial events surrounding two University of Utah chemists’ attempts at cold fusion.

Following the show, join us for a discussion with the film’s co-directors, NU alumni Clayton Brown and Monica Ross, and Northwestern faculty.


Particle Fever

Particle Fever follows the inside story of six brilliant scientists seeking to unravel the mysteries of the universe, documenting the successes and setbacks in the planet’s most significant and inspiring scientific breakthrough.

Following the show, we invite you to join us for a discussion with physics professor André de Gouvea and fellow at the Northwestern Argonne Institute of Science and Engineering Ian Low.


Tim's Vermeer

Tim’s Vermeer follows inventor Tim Jenison as he seeks to understand the painting techniques used by Dutch Master Johannes Vermeer.

Following the show, join us for a discussion with Aggelos Katsaggelos, EECS professor, Jorge Nocedal, IEMS professor, and Marc Walton, senior scientist at the NU / AIC Center for Scientific Studies in the Arts.