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Blaze Austin Theatrical Premiere
127min. Directed by Ethan Hawke.
Starring Ben Dickey, Charlie Sexton, Alia Shawkat
Join Violet Crown Cinema, IFC and Austin Film Society for the Austin Premiere of BLAZE. BLAZE tells the story of legendary singer-songwriter Blaze Foley from early years of living in a Georgia treehouse to defining the Texas Outlaw music scene in 1980s Austin. Directed by Ethan Hawke, who helmed the script with Foley’s longtime partner Sybil Rosen, the film is inspired by Rosen’s 2008 memoir, Living In The Woods In A Tree: Remembering Blaze Foley.
Event Package - $40
- Reserved seat for screening with an extended intro from filmmaker Ethan Hawke, actor Ben Dickey, author Sybil Rosen and Richard Linklater.
- Free Popcorn and Soda
- Complimentary Drinks provided by 512 Tequila, Nine Branded Whiskey (while supplies last)
AFS Membership + Event - $65
Includes all of the above in addition to an introductory WATCH membership to the Austin Film Society (AFS). You'll receive 6 months of ticket discounts, free Member Mondays, exclusive invitations to Member Mixers and more.
A portion of the ticket sales will be provided to AFS and their ongoing mission to empower our community to make, watch and love film and creative media.
All seats for all shows are reserved and can be purchased at the cinema or online.
To ensure that you will have a seat for your desired show, buy your ticket online. If you print out your ticket at home, you can skip checking in at the counter and be ready when seating is announced.
Food & Drinks
Food and drinks are available and can be taken into the auditorium with you.
Arriving NO LESS THAN 45 minutes early is advisable as it allows time to relax in the lounge while your order is prepared. Please be aware that there is no in-theater wait staff. Each chair has a fold out table on which to place your food and drinks.
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