Imitation of Life (Douglas Sirk, 1959)

Fall 2015 – Spring 2016 Movie Series: Masters of Melodrama!

A Mercer Island Arts Council Literary Event celebrating the works of Elia Kazan, Max Ophüls and Douglas Sirk. This program is presented by the Mercer Island Arts Council and hosted by Aljoya. All screenings are introduced and Q&A led by film historian Lance Rhoades. Free and open to the public. Refreshments provided courtesy of Aljoya.

Lora (Lana Turner) is an aspiring actress trying to raise a daughter on her own. She enlists the help of another single mother (Juanita Moore) whose daughter is biracial. Sandra Dee, Susan Kohner, and John Gavin also star in this powerful melodrama.

December 11, 2015 at 7pm - 10pm
Aljoya Theater
2430 76th Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
United States
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Will you come?