6th September - 7th September
The dramatic story of the cutthroat race between rival electricity titans Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse to determine whose electrical system would power the modern world. Backed by investor J.P. Morgan, Edison dazzles the world when his system is used to light up Manhattan. But Westinghouse, aided by Nikola Tesla, has seen fatal flaws in Edison’s direct current design and bets everything on their risky and dangerous design for alternating current in this electrifying drama.
Directed by: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon
Starring: Tom Holland, Benedict Cumberbatch, Nicholas Hoult, Katherine Waterston, Michael Shannon, Tuppence Middleton