The Man Who Fell to Earth

Just added to our programme: The Man Who Fell to Earth. In this sciencefiction classic, an alien played by a young David Bowie arrives on earth. You can watch the film this friday at 4.50 PM in EYE1.

Thomas Jerome Newton lands on earth in his spaceship. He is in search of water for his parched planet. He founds a company to make money for his return journey. With a few original patents he amasses a fortune, but after meeting the young Mary-Lou, Newton goes adrift. David Bowie’s most intriguing role in Nicolas Roeg’s cult classic.