Mondo & Alamo Drafthouse Partner With The Film Foundation For Classic 35MM Screening & Poster Series

Mondo & Alamo Drafthouse have partnered with The Film Foundation, Martin Scorsese’s film preservation organization, for a very special screening & poster series of eight classic films this May & June at the Alamo Drafthouse Ritz in Austin, TX with beautifully restored 35mm prints.

The Film Foundation is the leading non-profit organization dedicated to film preservation and has worked with the nation’s archives to save over 560 titles. The foundation provides public access to the restorations and educates future generations about film language and history. Tickets for Shadow of a Doubt are now sale at with remaining shows for sale soon.

The Film Foundation and its partners have provided pristine 35mm prints for King Kong, The Night of the Hunter, The Old Dark House, Stanley Kubrick’s Paths of Glory, Rashomon, Alfred Hitchcock’s Shadow of a Doubt, The Unholy Three and Film. The films will also get the Mondo treatment with an original, stunning work of art available for sale at each of the screenings.

The schedule for the Alamo Drafthouse Ritz in Austin, TX and details on Mondo prints can be found HERE. Each film has been hand selected by Mondo’s Justin Ishmael, Mitch Putnam & Rob Jones from a list of over 560 films restored by The Film Foundation. Each print in the series will be available for purchase at the individual screenings. Any remaining prints will be sold online. Follow @MondoNews for further details.

King Kong, Artist – Laurent Durieux

Shadow of a Doubt, Artist – Alan Hynes

The Unholy Three, Artist – Jeff Kleinsmith

Paths of Glory, Artist – Jay Shaw

Film, Artist – Delicious Design League

The Old Dark Hose, Artist – Elvisdead

Published by Larry Fire

I write an eclectic pop culture blog called THE FIRE WIRE that features articles about books, comics, music, movies, television, gadgets, posters, toys & more!

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