Ernst Lubitsch's romantic comedy starring Greta Garbo, Melvyn Douglas, and Bela Lugosi (!) is introduced by Lubitsch's daughter Nicola, followed by another Lubitsch delight, DESIGN FOR LIVING, based on a play by Noel Coward. All ticket holders also have a chance to win a DVD of The Criterion Collection's DESIGN FOR LIVING - this sparkling pre-Code prize features a high-definition digital restoration plus a 1932 short film by Lubitsch, selected-scene commentary, a British television version of Coward’s original play, and more!
SCREWBALL COMEDY CLASSICS
Double Feature! Nicola Lubitsch In Person!
NINOTCHKA / DESIGN FOR LIVING
Introduction by Ernst Lubitsch’s daughter, Nicola Lubitsch.
Screening formats: 35mm
Aero Theatre • Wed, Dec 28, 2011 • 7:30pm