The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition

Thursday, May 31, 2001; 7 PM
Burke benefit premiere at Seattle International Film Festival
The Egyptian Theater, 801 E. Pine, Seattle

Endurance expedition photographer Frank Hurley shot some of the earliest film footage of the Antarctic. Now, director George Butler and author Caroline Alexander have created a gripping film account of Shackleton's great adventure: The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition. Don't miss this exclusive benefit premiere, where you can hear the director discuss the making of the film, and mingle with fellow Shackleton enthusiasts.

Attendees at the patron level may attend a special reception and enjoy priority seating for the film. Order today, as we expect this event to sell out. All ticket sales directly benefit the Burke Museum. For more information, call 206-616-7538.

Endurance was a Sundance Film Festival award nominee, and won Best Documentary at the 24th Portland International Film
Festival, in February 2001!