7th Annual Open House with Free Screening

FREE EVENT!
ALL AGES WELCOME!

"For the true cinema lover who appreciates foreign and independent retrospectives, restorations, experimental films, and rare or obscure works, The Cinematheque is a necessity."
CRAIG TAKEUCHI, THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT

June is Film Lovers Month at The Cinematheque and to celebrate our doors will be open for a glimpse beyond the screen. Join us on Saturday, June 13 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm for our 7th Annual Open House. Tour the projection booth, library, and archive. Participate in a Some Like It Hot-themed activity with our Education Department. Join our donor program. Bid on film posters. Then, at 2:00 pm, grab a complimentary bag of the city’s best popcorn and settle into your seat for an Essential Cinema experience with a free screening of Billy Wilder’s 1959 comedy Some Like It Hot, starring Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, and Jack Lemmon.

OPEN HOUSE: 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
FREE SCREENING OF SOME LIKE IT HOT: 2:00 PM


ALL AGES WELCOME

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Tickets to the free 2:00 pm screening will be available on a first-come, first-served basis starting at 12:00 pm on Saturday, June 13. For more information, call 604-688-8202.

 

REVIEWS

★★★★ "One of the enduring treasures of the movies, a film of inspiration and meticulous craft."

Roger Ebert | full review

"The Great American Comedy."

Time Out | full review

"The ultimate Billy Wilder film."

Chicago Reader | full review