Film Fatale’s Fifth Birthday: Swing Time and The Golden Era of Hollywood Party

SWING TIME

Over 30 classic movies, 10,000 vintage songs, 100 conga lines, 20,000 cocktails, 8,000 pearl necklaces, 3,000 bow-ties and thousands of glamorous guys and gals in their vintage finest. Since its inception, Film Fatale has been bringing to life the great parties of the past and now we are celebrating our fifth birthday.

To celebrate our fifth birthday, Film Fatale will host a birthday extravaganza in one of Dublin city’s most exquisite locations, the opulent and classic Banking Hall of the Westin Hotel, with a red-carpet screening of the timelessly stylish Fred and Ginger rom-com/musical Swing Time.

This red-carpet event will be a love-letter to the entire golden era of Hollywood, celebrating the 1920s to the 1950s. Dress-code is strictly evening attire, so don your most dashing suit, or come along in your most glittering ensemble, as we want you to pay homage to your favourite Golden Era stars.

The event will feature live music from the Film Fatale house band The Tin Pan Alleycats, live dance performances, while Film Fatale’s retro-chic DJs, The Andrews Sisters’ Brothers, will play all your favorite songs that have set the dance floor on fire over the past five years.

Swing Time is the perfect film to celebrate Film Fatale’s fifth birthday. Hollywood’s iconic dancing duo Fred and Ginger were the embodiment of early Hollywood glamour and Swing Time is one of their most beloved pairings.

When bandleader Astaire gets cold feet on his wedding day, bride-to-be Betty Furness will give him a second chance, providing he proves himself responsible enough to earn $25,000. Astaire naturally tries to avoid earning that amount once he falls in love with dance instructor Ginger Rogers. Numerous complications, laughs and dance routines ensue along with Fred and Ginger’s grace, humour and some of cinemas most famous dances and scores “The Way You Look Tonight,” “Never Gonna Dance” and “Bojangles of Harlem.”

Join us in celebrating five fabulous years by watching the silver screen’s most enchanting couple before following in their footsteps and dancing the night away at our most glamorous party yet.

April 16th

Doors 7pm

The Westin Hotel Banking Hall

Westmoreland Street

Dublin 2

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Film Fatale presents: Breakfast at Tiffany’s

BAT POSTER THUMBNAIL

Saturday February 7th

The Sugar Club

Happy birthday Film Fatale! Help celebrate the fourth birthday of Dublin’s most glamorous event on Saturday 7 February with a red carpet screening of Audrey Hepburn’s timelessly stylish film, Breakfast at Tiffany’s.

Walk the red carpet. Have your picture taken at our photo booth. Relax at your cabaret table with a glass of Holly’s famous party punch or a 1960s classic cocktail and fresh cinema popcorn served from the Film Fatale usherettes. There will also be unlimited birthday cake and pre-film live music including Henri Mancini’s unforgettable ‘Moon River’ from the film.

The film will be followed by the Swinging Sixties Vintage Party that will take you back in time to the decadent days of cinema’s most iconic party girl, Holly Golightly, for a night of vintage fashion, retro music, cocktails, dancing and good old-fashioned fun in Dublin’s Sugar Club.

Was there ever so elegant a heroine as Audrey Hepburn’s Holly Golightly? Her charm and sparkle have touched audiences for over half a century. The deliciously eccentric New York city playgirl is determined to marry a Brazilian millionaire but her long-suffering neighbour George Peppard has other plans.

The after-party will feature live music and Film Fatale’s resident retro DJs The Andrews Sisters’ Brothers who will play dancefloor fillers from the late 1950s through to the 1970s and the days of Disco.

This red carpet, glamorous extravaganza has a vintage dress code, so come along in your finest vintage ensembles or pay homage to the high fashion and mod style of the film, emulating Audrey Hepburn or one of her many dashing suitors.

SCREENING SOLD OUT PLEASE JOIN US FOR THE AFTER-PARTY

Doors 8.00pm(screening)

After-party 11pm

The Sugar Club

8 Lower Leeson Street

Dublin 2