Smith Rafael Film Center - The King


Date: Sunday, July 8, 2018

Time: 6:30 pm

Phone: (415) 454-1222

IN PERSON: FILMMAKER EUGENE JARECKI. 40 years after the death of Elvis Presley, filmmaker Eugene Jarecki (two-time winner of the Sundance Grand Jury Prize) takes the King’s 1963 Rolls-Royce on a musical road trip across America. From Memphis to New York, Las Vegas and beyond, the journey shows clips of Elvis’ life, movies and music, and takes stock of the current state of the American Dream. Commentators along for the ride include Alec Baldwin, Rosanne Cash, Chuck D, Emmylou Harris, Ethan Hawke, Van Jones, Mike Myers and Dan Rather, among many others. There are also stirring live performances from Nashville phenomenon EmiSunshine, the Stax Music Academy and bluesman Leo Bud Welch. Rated R. Executive Producer: Steven Soderbergh. Writer/Director: Eugene Jarecki. (US 2017) 109 min. 

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Tickets: Adult - $11.75, Child/Senior - $8.50. Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center, 1118 4th St, San Rafael, CA 94901