Krakatoa Revealed

Saturday 23rd August 7.30pm

This terrifying and emotive blockbuster interweaves multiple sources – including personal stories, photographs, newspaper articles and the latest scientific research – in a truly devastating reconstruction of what is considered by many to be the world’s first global media event.
Scientists use state-of-the-art monitoring equipment to look into the effect of volcanic emissions on the atmosphere, and how, in a remarkable collision of science and art, a research team at Texas State University believes the disaster at Krakatoa to be the inspiration behind Munch’s The Scream.