The Science Behind The Magic: A Doctor And Director Discuss 3D

Saturday June 2, 2012: 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room

Ever wonder how 3D actually works in your eyes or on the screen? Why 3D works for some people but not for others? This fun, informative lecture reveals the science behind 3D big screen magic.

Optometrist Dr. Jon Wieringa (Bennett Optometry) and filmmaker Jacob Mendel (a recent UM graduate with a 3D technology focus) present an afternoon of 3D zaniness with the hard science to prove it. 3D glasses will be provided!

This event is co-sponsored by the Michigan Theater as part of the Cinetopia International Film Festival and this events is offered with no registration or admission charge! The Cinetopia International Film Festival is held at Michigan Theater and other Ann Arbor locations from May 31 - June 3. For more Festival information visit