The Danish Girl – Movie Giveaway

Enter to win two tickets to see “The Danish Girl” at Pacific Place on Monday, December 14 at 7pm.

To enter, simply like “Seattle Pockets” Facebook page and comment on the Facebook post, here.

THE DANISH GIRL one sheet Color

About the movie: The Danish Girl is the remarkable love story inspired by the lives of Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener, portrayed in the film respectively by Academy Award winner Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything) and Alicia Vikander (Ex Machina), directed by Academy Award winner Tom Hooper (The King’s Speech, Les Misérables).

In 1926 in Copenhagen, artist Einar Wegener is married to Gerda Wegener and is revered for landscape paintings. Gerda is also an artist, less renowned but steadily working as a portraitist of prominent citizens. Theirs is a strong and loving marriage, yet personal and professional epiphanies have eluded them both.

That all begins to change one day when, on deadline for a portrait, Gerda asks her husband to fill in for a model by putting on a dress so that she can finish the painting. The experience is transformative, as Einar soon realizes that being Lili is an expression of her truest self, and she begins living her life as a woman. Gerda unexpectedly finds that she has a new muse, and renewed creative ferment. But the couple soon brush up against society’s disapproval.

Trailer (I find trailers to be too full of spoilers, so haven’t really watched this straight through, but in case it’s your cup of tea):

Rules: Void where prohibited, all local, state and federal rules apply. Prize cannot be exchanged. Winner will be chosen using random.org. Giveaway ends 12/9/15 at 11:59pm PT.

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