World Cinema Classics at the Paramount!

For the next two weeks (August 6-18), the Paramount and Stateside Theatres will be searching the globe to bring you some of the very best foreign films. With beloved favorites like 8 1/2 and The Seventh Seal and new discoveries like Max and the Junkmen and Un Flic, the Paramount and Stateside Theatres are going to remind us that some of the greatest films of all time came from places other than Hollywood.

Check out the list below for details about the films we’ll be screening these next two weeks. If you’re an Austin Film Society member, you’ll save $2 on tickets at the box office on the day of the show. Just bring your AFS membership card!

8 1/2 (8/6-8/7) – Special 50th Anniversary Screening!! – Tues @ 7PM; Wed @ 9:10PM
NIGHTS OF CABIRIA (8/6-8/7) – Tues @ 9:40PM; Wed @ 7PM
LE PETIT SOLDAT (8/8-8/9) – Brand new 35mm print fresh from its premiere at NYC’s Film Forum!! –  Thurs @ 7PM; Fri @ 9:15PM
MAX AND THE JUNKMEN (8/8-8/9) – Never before released in the US until now!! Very rare screening of a newly restored 35mm print!! –  Thurs @ 8:50PM; Fri @ 7PM
THE RED BALLOON/WHITE MANE (8/10-8/11) – Sat @2PM; Sun @ 4:05PM
THE NEVERENDING STORY (8/10-8/11) – Kids save $5 at the box office for the Sunday show!! – Sat @ 3:55PM; Sun @ 2PM
PORTRAIT OF JASON (8/10-8/11) – One of gay cinema’s most iconic documentaries comes to the Paramount in a newly restored 35mm print, co-presented by Polari!! –  Sat @ 6PM; Sun @ 6PM
AMARCORD (8/11) –  Sun @ 4:05PM
UMBERTO D (8/11) – Sun @ 2:15PM & @ 6:05PM
THE DISCREET CHARM OF THE BOURGEOISIE (8/12-8/13) – Mon @ 7PM; Tues @ 9:05PM
THAT OBSCURE OBJECT OF DESIRE (8/12-8/13) – Mon @ 9:05PM; Tues @ 7PM
LE DOULOS (8/14-8/15) – Wed @ 7PM; Thurs @ 9PM
UN FLIC (8/14-8/15) – Brand new 35mm print screens in Austin for the first time!! – Wed @ 9:10PM; Thurs @ 7PM
SPIRIT OF THE BEEHIVE (8/17-8/18) – Sat @ 2PM; Sun @ 4:20PM
PAN’S LABYRINTH (8/17-8/18) – Sun @ 2PM & @ 6:10PM
THE ADVENTURES OF PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT (8/17) – The Paramount is teaming up with Austin PRIDE to screen this legendary film and follow it up with a one-of-a-kind dance party!! – Sat @ 7PM
THE SEVENTH SEAL (8/17-8/18) – Sat @ 2:15PM & @ 6:05PM; Sun @ 4:10PM
WILD STRAWBERRIES (8/17-8/18) – Sat @ 4:15PM; Sun @ 2:15PM & @ 6:05PM

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