The Paramount Theater in Austin is showcasing 100 of the most memorable and classic movies in film this summer! We chatted with Paramount Theater Film Programmer, Stephen Jannise, about what we can expect.
This year the Paramount theaters celebrate 100 years and 40 years of bringing classic films to Austin for the SUMMER CLASSIC FILM SERIES. Special guests, family movies and tons of fun surprises will be featured!
- 5.22.15 – Opening night: Casablanca. At 6pm, Film Fan Members will be treated to an Opening Night Party with free beer/wine/popcorn and free admission to the show!
- 5.23.15 – Family Film Festival Preview: The Iron Giant
- 6.2.15 – An Evening with Richard Linklater: Writer/director Richard Linklater joins us to present one of his films, Me And Orson Welles. Admission is free to the public, and there will be a Q&A after the film!
- 6.14.15 – Martinis & Manicures + Breakfast at Tiffany’s
- 7.19.15 – The Grim Game, a newly restored 1919 silent film starring Harry Houdini, with live musical accompaniment
- 8.18 – 8.23.15 – Hitchcock Festival!
- 8.25 – 8.30.15 – 70mm Festival!
- 9.5.15 & 9.6.15 – Closing night: Gone With The Wind. At 6pm Saturday night, Film Fan Members will be treated to a Closing Night Party with free beer/wine/popcorn and free admission to the Saturday 7pm show!