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Memory: The Origins of Alien

Distribution Memory: The Origins of Alien

Take an in depth voyage into the sci-fi masterpiece ALIEN with the visionary filmmakers who created it. See how one of the most terrifying movies of all time burst to life 40 years ago, inspired by ancient mythology and our universal fears. Presented by Screen Media & Legion M.

  • “Hands down, MEMORY is a must-see for any of my fellow Alien fans…” Daily Dead

  • "One of the most valuable and fresh documentaries of the year" Slash Film

  • "Will likely be a favorite among film scholars for years to come." Popaxiom

  • "A fascinating deep dive into a Sci-Fi/Horror classic" The Playlist

  • "Finds the hypnotic meaning in its horror" Variety

  • "Demonstrates that the study of a film can be as exciting as the film itself" The Wrap

  • "Rich and deep" Variety


93 minutes

Release Date



Official Selection, Sundance Film Festival

Official Selection, Beyond Fest

Official Selection, Fantastic Fest

Cast & Crew

Tom Skerritt

Veronica Cartwright

Directed by
Alexandre O. Philippe

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