FILM: SFF PRESENTS AN AMERICAN IN PARIS FILM MATINEE
12 Apr 2018 | 11.00am - 12.55pmBook Tickets
Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron sing and dance to the music of George and Ira Gershwin in AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, winner of six Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Screenplay and Music. When ex-GI Jerry Mulligan (Kelly) remains in Paris to pursue life as an artist, he is discovered by a wealthy patroness interested in more than his art. But Mulligan falls in love with a French shop girl (Caron) who is engaged to his best friend. Songs and music include "I Got Rhythm", "I'll Build A Stairway to Paradise", " 'S Wonderful", and "Our Love is Here to Stay". The climax of the film is "The American in Paris" ballet, a 16 minute dance featuring Kelly and Caron set to Gershwin's An American in Paris. Starring Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant. Directed by Vincente Minnelli.
Ticket price includes complimentary morning tea.
Join us for lunch after the 11am screening of "An American in Paris". The menu includes roasted beef fillet, café d’Paris butter, pomme fritts and sauteed spinach. Gluten-free and vegetarian options available. Book tickets here.
Duration1 hr 55 mins
Season Film & Variety
Phone02 9824 1121