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Meet Thelma Schoonmaker at Scarecrow

Scarecrow Video is honored to yet again welcome Oscar-winning film editor Thelma Schoonmaker to our store. Ms. Schoonmaker's collaborations with director Martin Scorsese range from Raging Bull and Goodfellas to The Departed and Shutter Island. She's won three Oscars so far in her career and is nominated again this year for her work on Hugo. Ms. Schoonmaker will be at Scarecrow on Wednesday, March 7 at 2 p.m. to meet with fans and sign copies of her films, along with other books and memorabilia you'd like to bring. Make plans now to skip class, take a late lunch, or call in sick so you don't miss this chance to chat with a modern film legend.

We welcome you RSVP on our Facebook Event page.  

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Ms. Schoonmaker will also be at Seattle Art Museum to present two films by her late husband, legendary director Michael Powell.

Tuesday, March 6The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp (1943)--This is the West Coast premiere of a freshly restored 35mm print.

Wednesday, March 7Peeping Tom (1960) 

Both films start at  7:30pm at the Plestcheeff Auditorium in SAM Downtown.  Ms. Schoonmaker will introduce the movies and answer audience questions each night.

Tickets for both nights are available here at Scarecrow or at the SAM box office

$14--members of SAM, Northwest Film Forum, SIFF, and TheFilmSchool

$18--nonmembers

If available, single admission tickets will be sold at the door day of show.

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We're also pleased to announce that we'll be having a special advance sale of  THE LAST TEMPTATION OF CHRIST Criterion Collection Blu-ray during Ms. Schoonmaker's appearance at the store. While she's here and signing things, we'll have it on sale for just $27.95. Otherwise, we'll have it availble when it's released on Tuesday, March 13.

Hugo will be available on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, February 28.

 

 

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