Zoom Film Discussion: Spare Parts

November 12, 2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

For our next film discussion we will be talking about 2015’s Spare Parts.

PG-13                                 Running time: 1hr 54 min.

Synopsis: With the help of their high school’s newest teacher (George Lopez), four Hispanic students form a robotics club. Although they have no experience, the youths set their sights on a national robotics contest. With $800 and parts scavenged from old cars, they build a robot and compete against reigning champion MIT.

The library copies on DVD at the circulation desk, and it is streaming on Amazon Prime, Hulu and free services like Tubi. You can find all streaming options here: https://www.justwatch.com/us/movie/spare-parts

The meeting will take place on Zoom. To join us please send an e-mail to Matt at ockmondmj@mansfieldct.org 

He will send you an invitation on the day of the meeting.

If you’d like to read the article the film was initially based on you can find it here: https://www.wired.com/2005/04/la-vida-robot/