smARTfilms: In With the New – “Sunset Boulevard”
Join us on Tuesday nights in the BIMA Auditorium for a selection of films to ring in the new year curated and hosted by Patrick Gulke and John Fossett.
Dinner seating in Bistro begins at 5:30 PM (Reservations recommended: 206.451.4011)
Auditorium opens at 7:00 PM
Movies begin at 7:30 PM
Featured Film – Sunset Boulevard (1950)
An aging silent film queen refuses to accept that her stardom has ended. She hires a young screenwriter to help set up her movie comeback. The screenwriter believes he can manipulate her, but he soon finds out he is wrong. The screenwriter’s ambivalence about their relationship and her unwillingness to let go leads to a situation of violence, madness, and death.