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Jan. 10 - May. 23, 2017 7:00pm — 9:30pm | Add this to Calendar

Join us Tuesday nights in the BIMA Auditorium for a curated selection of films. 

Dinner seating in Bistro begins at 5:30pm. Reservations recommended - 206-451-4011.
Auditorium opens at 7:00pm
Movies at 7:30pm

 


 

GREAT DIRECTORS

Curated & Hosted by Frank Buxton & John Ellis

 

April 11:

La Grande Illusion

Jean Renoirs: “La Grande Illusion” (1937)

1h 53m / Drama, War

SINGLE TICKETS HERE  |  SERIES PASS HERE

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hctrYzVYmfM

During the First World War, two French soldiers are captured and imprisoned in a German P.O.W. camp. Several escape attempts follow until they are sent to a seemingly impenetrable fortress which seems impossible to escape from.

 

April 18:

Stagecoach

John Ford: “Stagecoach” (1939)

1h 36m / Adventure, Western

SINGLE TICKETS HERE  |  SERIES PASS HERE

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OE-VWDsdkwM

A simple stagecoach trip is complicated by the fact that Geronimo is on the warpath in the area. The passengers on the coach include a drunken doctor, two women, a bank manager who has taken off with his client's money, and the famous Ringo Kid, among others. Written by Andrew Hyatt

 

April 25

The Shop Around the Corner

Ernst Lubitsch: “The Shop Around the Corner” (1940)

1h 39m / Comedy, Drama, Romance

SINGLE TICKETS HERE  |  SERIES PASS HERE

Trailer: http://www.imdb.com/videoplayer/vi1312948761?ref_=tt_pv_vi_aiv_1

Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand each other, without realizing that they are falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal.

 

May 2:

Citizen Kane

Orson Welles: “Citizen Kane” (1941)

1h 59m / Drama, Mystery

SINGLE TICKETS HERE  |  SERIES PASS HERE

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8dxh3lwdOFw

A group of reporters are trying to decipher the last word ever spoken by Charles Foster Kane, the millionaire newspaper tycoon: "Rosebud." The film begins with a news reel detailing Kane's life for the masses, and then from there, we are shown flashbacks from Kane's life. As the reporters investigate further, the viewers see a display of a fascinating man's rise to fame, and how he eventually fell off the top of the world. Written by Zack H.

 

 

May 9:

Great Expectations

David Leans: “Great Expectations” (1946)

1h 58m / Adventure, Drama, Mystery

SINGLE TICKETS HERE  |  SERIES PASS HERE

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HbSib00NgiI

A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor.

 

 

May 16:

Rashomon

Akira Kurosawa: “Rashomon” (1950)

1h 28m / Crime, Drama, Mystery

SINGLE TICKETS HERE  |  SERIES PASS HERE

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oJjJtMQ6OqA

A heinous crime and its aftermath are recalled from differing points of view.

 

May 23:

La Dolce Vita

Fredrico Fellini: “La Dolce Vita” (1960)

2h 54m / Comedy, Drama

SINGLE TICKETS HERE  |  SERIES PASS HERE

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JL2KQu_KKaI

Journalist and man-about-town Marcello struggles to find his place in the world, torn between the allure of Rome's elite social scene and the stifling domesticity offered by his girlfriend, all the while searching for a way to become a serious writer. Written by Jeff Lewis

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