Cinema Arts Festival: The Red Shoes

Cinema Arts Festival

Tilda Swinton (or simply "SWINTON" to some fans of her outlandish fashion) is closing her stint in Houston with a free outdoor screening of The Red Shoes at Discovery Green.

The film, based on a Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale, centers around a young ballerina who rises to fame with the help of some mysterious and magical ballet shoes. It's been cited as a favorite by cinematic bigwigs like Swinton and Martin Scorsese.

Appropriately, it will be preceded by a performance by students of the Houston Ballet Academy.



Discovery Green
1500 McKinney St.
Houston, TX 77010


Tickets for the Friday evening screening are $15; Saturday afternoon, $6
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