Blade Runner 2049 Comes to AU

AU is all about the future of making things. Usually that means taking a look at how the fields of architecture, construction, design, manufacturing, and media & entertainment will be changing in the next 3-5 years. This year at AU, we’ll also be looking a bit further down the line—to the year 2049, to be exact—to explore the future of making synthetic humans.

That’s right, people: as part of AU 2017 in Las Vegas, we’ll have a special screening of Blade Runner 2049! (Can you tell we’re geeking out already?)

Set 30 years after the first original Blade Runner, the new film, starring Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, and a creepy-looking Jared Leto, looks like it’ll be a fitting follow-up to one of the greatest science fiction movies of all time. The flying cars are back, the smoky film-noir cityscapes are back, and of course the replicants are back. It looks like it’ll be a mind-bending…

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