Loading Events

Fresno Filmworks Presents “Burning”

$8 – $10
  • January 11, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Jan. 11, 5:30 and 8:45 p.m.

Filmworks presents South Korea’s 2019 Oscar selection for Best Foreign Language Film, “Burning,” based on the highly regarded Haruki Murakami short story, “Barn Burning.” Master filmmaker Lee Chang-dong beautifully balances suspense and serenity through cinematic metaphor in this dramatic mystery/thriller. “Burning” is the searing examination of an alienated young man, Jongsu, an introvert whose already difficult life is complicated by the appearance of Haemi, a spirited woman who offers romantic possibility, and Ben, a wealthy and sophisticated young man Haemi returns from a trip with. When Jongsu learns of Ben’s mysterious hobby and Haemi suddenly disappears, his confusion and obsessions deepen, culminating in a stunning finale. The film tackles the effects of consumerism on the working class and the deep-seated compulsion to control. In Korean and English, with English subtitles.148 minutes, Not Rated. Advance tickets cost $10 general and $8 for students and seniors, and they can be purchased by check or cash at the Tower Theatre box office, 815 E. Olive Ave. Visit FresnoFilmworks.org for tickets and details.

Details

Date:
January 11, 2019
Time:
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$8 – $10
Event Category:
Website:
fresnofilmworks.org

Venue

Tower Theatre
815 E. Olive Ave, Fresno, CA 93728 United States
Phone:
(559) 485-9050
Website:
www.towertheatrefresno.com

Organizer

Fresno Filmworks
Website:
fresnofilmworks.org

Events Calendar

« December 2018 » loading...
M T W T F S S
26
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
Translate »
Send
Send
Send
Send
Send
bodrum escort