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Cookie's Fortune 20th Anniversary Screening
118min. Directed by Robert Altman.
Starring Glenn Close, Julianne Moore, Liv Tyler
Join Austin Film Festival & Violet Crown Cinema on Sunday, June 2 at 4pm for a special 20th-anniversary screening of the Robert Altman directed film Cookie’s Fortune with writer Anne Rapp in attendance for a post-screening Q&A.
Starring an ensemble cast including Glenn Close, Julianne Moore, and Liv Tyler, Cookie’s Fortune is a crime comedy that follows a family of strong, eccentric women in small-town Mississippi in the wake of a family death. Altman and Rapp collaborated on both Cookie’s Fortune and Dr. T & The Women, characterizing the tone of Altman’s later career.
Meet Anne Rapp:
Anne Rapp is a writer and ex-script supervisor in the movie industry who worked on more than 60 feature films, beginning with “Tender Mercies” in 1981 and ending with the HBO TV series “Westworld.” She has worked with many acclaimed directors including Jake Kasdan, Billy Bob Thornton, Judd Apatow, Harold Ramis, Ken Kwapis, Jonathan Nolan, Lawrence Kasdan, Sydney Pollack, Robert Benton, Bruce Beresford, Steven Spielberg, Robert Zemekis, David Mamet, Rob Reiner, Bill Forsythe, Ivan Reitman and Tom Hanks.
Presented in partnership with Austin Film Festival. AFF members can purchase $5 tickets by phone or in person at the cinema.
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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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