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Beauty and the Beast, Thu April 23
2009, 7:00 & 9:00

New 35mm Print of French Fairytale Adaptation

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Beauty and the Beast shows at IFS on Thu April 23, 2009, 7:00 & 9:00

Beauty and the Beast
New 35mm Print of French Fairytale Adaptation
Thu April 23
2009, 7:00 & 9:00

In this classic fable, a poor merchant (Marcel André) picks a rose for his daughter, Belle (Josette Day), angering the garden's owner, a half-human/half-beast (Jean Marais) who threatens the merchant with death but agrees to accept one of the merchant's daughters instead. To save her father, Belle offers herself and goes to live at the castle, where she finds the beast to be less fearsome and more sympathetic than expected. Poet and surrealist Jean Cocteau directed his black-and-white film in 1946 in part to acknowledge the way the miseries of World War II had affected some men, turning them into apparent monsters who deserved more compassion from society.

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Tickets

10 films for $60 with punch card
$9 general admission. $7 w/UCB student ID, $7 for senior citizens
$1 discount to anyone with a bike helmet
Free on your birthday! CU Cinema Studies students get in free.

Parking

Pay lot 360 (now only $1/hour!), across from the buffalo statue and next to the Duane Physics tower, is closest to Muenzinger. Free parking can be found after 5pm at the meters along Colorado Ave east of Folsom stadium and along University Ave west of Macky.

RTD Bus

Park elsewhere and catch the HOP to campus

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Established 1941 by James Sandoe.

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Established 1955 by Carla Selby, Gladney Oakley, Bruce Conner and Stan Brakhage.

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(AKA The Rocky Mountain Film Center)
First offered degrees in filmmaking and critical studies in 1989 under the guidance of Virgil Grillo.

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C.U. Department of Cinema Studies & Moving Image Arts

Established 2017 by Chair Ernesto Acevedo-Muñoz.

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