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Max Kade Film Series: Sunset Boulevard (1950)

March 23, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Max Kade Film Series seeks to celebrate German storytelling through film.

Presented in partnership with the Max Kade German-American Center.

Sunset Boulevard: In Hollywood of the 50’s, the obscure screenplay writer Joe Gillis is not able to sell his work to the studios, is full of debts and is thinking in returning to his hometown. He is hired to rework a faded silent film star’s script, only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship.

Sunset Boulevard is a 1950 American black comedy film noir directed and co-written by Billy Wilder, and produced and co-written by Charles Brackett.

Sunset Boulevard is rated PG and has a runtime is 115 minutes. This screening will be presented digitally.


The Basile Theatre at the Historic Athenaeum
401 E Michigan Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204 United States
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