- Thursday, April 4, 2013, 5:30 p.m.
- Spencer Museum of Art, 1301 Miss., KU campus, Lawrence
- Cost: Free
- Age limit: All ages
Codebreaker is a docu-drama about the tumultuous life of Alan Turing, in whose honor the Spencer Museum mounted a major exhibition in the Spring and Summer of 2012. Turing, a British mathematician, helped crack Nazi codes and laid the foundation for the modern computer. He also endured severe persecution for his homosexuality. This film includes mature content. Running time: 81 minutes. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with Patrick Sammon, executive producer of the film. Sponsored By: University Honors Program, School of Engineering, Center for Digital Humanities, Dept. of Film & Media Studies, Dept. of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, The Commons, Information and Telecommunication Technology Center, Spencer Museum of Art