YOUR CHANCE TO SEE THIS GROUNDBREAKING FILM BEFORE IT HITS THEATERS!
Doors open at 6:30PM for all ticketed attendees and those on the waitlist. The line for the waitlist will form in the lobby of E Street Cinema. Ticketed guests must be seated by 6:55PM. Available seats will be released to the waitlist at 6:55PM on a first-come, first-serve basis.
On the Basis of Sex, starring Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux, Kathy Bates, Sam Waterston, Jack Reynor, and Cailee Spaeny, tells an inspiring and spirited true story that follows young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg as she teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination. The feature will premiere in 2018 in line with Justice Ginsburg’s 25th anniversary on the Supreme Court.
This advanced screening is proudly presented in partnership by the National Woman’s Party, the National Portrait Gallery, the One Woman One Vote Festival, the National Museum of Women in the Arts, and the League of Women Voters DC.
Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=28dHbIR_NB4 [youtube.com]
Director: Mimi Leder (“Deep Impact,” “The Leftovers”)
Writer: Daniel Stiepleman
Producer: Robert Cort, Jonathan King
Cast: Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux, Kathy Bates, Sam Waterston, Jack Reynor, and Cailee Spaeny
Run Time: 2 hours