International Film Series Schedules Final Screening of Fall Semester

“Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale” puts a new twist on Christmas theme.

WHAT: Final International Film Series fall semester screening

WHEN: 9 p.m. Tuesday (Dec. 2)

WHERE: Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, 120 W. Loop 289

EVENT: The Texas Tech University International Film Series has scheduled its last screening of the fall season.

“Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale” is a Finnish horror-fantasy-thriller that tells the story of individuals living near the Korvatunturi Mountain in northern Finland who uncover the secret behind Santa Claus.

“A Christmas Tale” was named Best Motion Picture at the Stiges Film Festival in 2010 and has become an Alamo Drafthouse tradition.

Reserved seats are available through Alamo Drafthouse for $5 and can be exchanged for $5 worth of food/beverage vouchers for use inside the theatre.

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CONTACT: Robert Peaslee, coordinator, International Film Studies program, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-2562 or