March 30, 2012

Win tickets to the IFC film premier of BONSÁI!


Buy Bonsai the book, win tickets to Bonsai the movie

Melville House is excited to offer five pairs of complementary tickets to the film premier of Bonsai at the New York IFC Center. Tickets are available for showings on Friday 5/11Saturday 5/12, and Sunday 5/13.

This is the acclaimed second feature film from Chile’s Cristián Jiménez, and is based on the award-winning novel by Alejandro Zambra, published by Melvile House in 2008.

To enter, purchase Bonsai through our Web site (digital or paperback is fine). The 1st, 5th10th, 15th, and 20th person to purchase the book wins.

Each winner gets a pair of tickets, so you can bring a friend or a date to the showing of your choice. The only cathch is you have to act fast. This offer ends Thursday evening, May 10th.

Here’s more about the film:


Official selection: Un Certain Regard, Cannes Film Festival;
Telluride; Toronto International Film Festival

Miami Film Festival Grand Jury Prize and Screenwriting Award

“A quirkily clever meditation on love, lies and literature.
Witty, sensual and sweetly melancholic.” – Empire

Chilean Tale of Love, Lies and Literature

Opens Friday, May 11th in New York at the IFC Center

Chile, 95 min. In Spanish with English subtitles. A Strand Releasing film.


IFC Center
323 6th Avenue at West 3rd St.
New York, NY 10014
(212) 924-7771
Click Here for Showtimes & Tickets


To buy the book from Melville House, go to the Bonsai book page on our Web site. Good luck!