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Seattle International Film Festival Opening Night

Opening Night Gale: The Bookshop
FILM: Marion Oliver McCaw Hall
PARTY: Fisher Pavillion (21+)

Spanish director Isabel Coixet heads to the English coast circa 1959, where a headstrong widow (Emily Mortimer) opens a bookstore in a sleepy village and encounters both pride and prejudice from the provincial locals. Winner of Best Film, Director, and Screenplay at Spain's Goya Awards.

Start the Festival right by attending the Opening Night Gala, the best party of the year, at Marion Oliver McCaw Hall. The kick-off event is always a fabulous time, with hors d'oeuvres, desserts, and cocktails immediately following the screening. 

General Admission:  $75 | $65 Members
Includes admission to the film, entry to the Opening Night Party, and two drink tickets.

Red Carpet Experience: $275 Members/Non-Members
Includes admission to the film with valet parking, reserved section seating, a premium gift bag, entry to the Opening Night Party, and unlimited drinks. *This is a fundraiser for SIFF*

Earlier Event: May 8
The Second Tuesday