JOIN US ON THE THIRD THURSDAY OF EVERY MONTH FOR THE CRESTED BUTTE FILM SERIES

The Crested Butte Film Series presents a powerful line up of diverse and inspiring films, audience favorites and new independent cinematic masterpieces.

The Film Series is a partnership of CBFF and  the Center for the Arts and has been generously sponsored by the Community Foundation of the Gunnison Valley.


FILM INFO & TRAILERS


Film Series: RED ARMY - Thursday, June 18

Red Army is an exposé about the Soviet Union and the most successful dynasty in sports history: the Red Army hockey team. Told from the perspective of its captain Slava Fetisov, the story portrays his transformation from national hero to political enemy. From the USSR to Russia, the film examines how sport mirrors social and cultural movements and parallels the rise and fall of the Red Army team with the Soviet Union. It is an inspiring story about the Cold War played out on the ice rink, and a man who stood up to a powerful system and paved the way for change for generations of Russians. Running time is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Location: Center for the Arts, 606 6th Street
Doors Open: 6:30 PM

TICKETS
$10 film only
$50 Dinner & A Movie includes multi-course dinner at Marchitelli's Gourmet Noodle and VIP seating at the film. Dinner starts at 5:00 PM. Cash bar.


Film Series: ALIVE INSIDE - Thursday, July 16

This stirring documentary follows social worker Dan Cohen, founder of the nonprofit organization Music & Memory, as he fights against a broken healthcare system to demonstrate music’s ability to combat memory loss and restore a deep sense of self to those suffering from it. Michael Rossato-Bennett (Writer, Director, Producer) visits family members who have witnessed the miraculous effects of personalized music on their loved ones, and offers illuminating interviews with experts including renowned neurologist and best-selling author Oliver Sacks and musician Bobby McFerrin. Running time is 1 hour 39 minutes.

Winner of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival Audience Award.

Location: Oh Be Joyful Church, 625 Maroon
Doors Open: 6:30 PM

TICKETS
$10 film only
$50 Dinner & A Movie includes multi-course dinner at Mountain Oven (21 Elk Avenue) and VIP seating at the film. Dinner starts at 5:00 PM. Cash bar.


Film Series: THE INTOUCHABLES - Thursday, August 20

An irreverent, uplifting comedy about friendship, trust and human possibility, The Intouchables has broken box office records in its native France and across Europe. Based on a true story of friendship between a handicap millionaire (Francois Cluzet) and his street smart ex-con caretaker (Omar Sy), The Intouchables depicts an unlikely camaraderie rooted in honesty and humor between two individuals who, on the surface, would seem to have nothing in common. Running time is 1 hour 52 minutes.

Location: Center for the Arts Crested Butte
Doors Open: 6:30 PM

TICKETS
$10 film only
$50 Dinner & A Movie includes multi-course dinner at The Bacchanale Italian Kitchen (209 Elk Avenue) and VIP seating at the film. Dinner starts at 5:00 PM. Cash bar.


PURCHASING TICKET OPTIONS

You can conveniently purchase your ticket online here (includes a processing fee), at the door the evening of the show (beginning 1/2 hour prior to showtime - no fee) or in person at the Center for the Arts, 606 6th Street (no fee).

Some shows do sell out so purchasing in advance is advisable.