Film Screening | Sunset Boulevard (1950)

When

6.00pm–9.00pm

16 October 2019

Where

Hoyts Cinema, Broadway Shopping Centre, Greek & Bay St, Broadway NSW 2007

Type

Film screening

Cost

$35 - General Admission $25 - Concession (includes film, discussion and refreshments)

Please join the United States Studies Centre for a special screening of the 1950 film noir classic Sunset Boulevard, directed and co-written by Billy Wilder.

William Holden and Gloria Swanson star in the acclaimed critique of the film industry, described as taking the "tinsel out of Tinseltown" with its look behind the curtain at Hollywood. It was nominated for 11 Academy Awards following its release, winning three.

Non-Resident Senior Fellow Stephen Loosley AM (whose expertise combines presidential politics and Hollywood history) will host an audience discussion following the screening of the film.

Ticket includes the film, discussion and refreshments. Tickets are non-refundable but transferable.

Featuring

  • Stephen Loosley, AM
    Stephen Loosley, AM
    Non-Resident Senior Fellow, United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney

    Stephen Loosley served in the Australian Parliament during the Hawke and Keating Governments where he chaired both the Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade and the Senate Regulations Committee.

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