Trailer Park: Ikarie XB 1

Second Run DVD are delighted to announce that our next release will be Jindřich Polák’s pioneering 1963 Czech sci-fi film IKARIE XB 1 on September 23.

Jindřich Polák's much-imitated feature is one of the cornerstones of contemporary sci-fi cinema. Adapted from Stanisław Lem's 1955 novel The Magellanic Cloud, and predating Gene Rodenberry's Star Trek and Kubrick's 2001, Ikarie's influence can be seen on both