March 30, 2015
Members & Friends Movie Screening
For over 65 years Variety Children’s Charity has met our mission of providing medical equipment, rehabilitation services, housing assistance, community aid, and more, to tens of thousands of the Bay Area’s children and families most in need.
Movie Nights are just one of the many benefits provided through our Membership Program, which provides vital funding and ensures our ability to continue as one of the Bay Area’s most trusted charitable organizations serving children and families in need.
Members enjoy priority seating, complimentary drinks and special gifts.
Please join us Monday, March 30th for
KUMIKO THE TREASURE HUNTER
Not Rated / 1hr 45min
Populated by eccentrics, this darkly comedic odyssey stars Academy Award nominee Rinko Kikuchi (Babel, Pacific Rim) as Kumiko, a frustrated Office Lady whose imagination transcends the confines of her mundane life. Kumiko becomes obsessed with a mysterious, battered VHS tape of Fargo, fixating on a scene where a suitcase of stolen cash is buried in the desolate, frozen landscape of North Dakota. She embroiders a map to the treasure and, believing it to be real, she leaves behind Tokyo and her beloved rabbit Bunzo to recover it—and finds herself on a dangerous adventure unlike anything she’s seen in the movies. With Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter, indie mavericks the Zellner Bros. spin a strangely touching underdog fable that will leave audiences rooting for the impossible. Elevated to sonic heights by a Sundance award-winning score from electro-indie outfit The Octopus Project. (Partially subtitled)
6:00PM – Join us for HAPPY HOUR!
Enjoy Wine, Beer, Mixed Drinks, Soda, Popcorn, and Candy!
7:00PM – Film starts
$20 Suggested donation at the door, cash bar & tips all benefit Variety
Your financial support ensures that we can continue to helping more children and to bring you films throughout the year!
Seating is Limited
Variety members and their guest receive priority seating
Tickets will not guarantee seating after 6:45pm.
For more information, please call Variety at (415) 781-3894
or email us at [email protected]
Join as a member at: varietync.org
Your support helps fund programs including the purchase of pediatric wheelchairs, adaptive bikes, and mobility programs for disabled children in our community – and much more!