Aero Theatre
1328 Montana Avenue,
Santa Monica, CA 90403 Map
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Events at the Aero Theatre in Santa Monica

Sat, May 25, 2019 • 7:30pm

70mm! Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY is a mind-blowing meditation on the inherent dangers of technology, the limitless vistas of space and the future of the human race.

Sun, May 26, 2019 • 7:30pm

70mm! David Lean's sweeping epic of Arab infighting and British colonialism LAWRENCE OF ARABIA won seven Academy Awards and is based on the daring campaigns of real-life British military figure T.E. Lawrence (Peter O’Toole) during WWI. Introduction by film historian Jeremy Arnold.

In Person Guests!
Wed, May 29, 2019 • 7:00pm

Sustainable Works Event! New documentary PARIS TO PITTSBURGH explores the very real social and economic impacts of climate change-fueled disasters, from America’s heartland to the nation’s coastlines. Panel discussion following.

Agnès Varda Tribute Double Feature!
Thu, May 30, 2019 • 7:30pm

Agnès Varda Double Feature! The director’s ONE SINGS, THE OTHER DOESN’T is both a buoyant chronicle of a transformative friendship and an empowering vision of universal sisterhood. Oscar-nominated documentary FACES PLACES teams the filmmaker with photographer-muralist JR as they travel around the villages of France. Program begins with the short “Ulysee.”

Whit Stillman Triple Feature! In Person Guests!
Fri, May 31, 2019 • 7:30pm

Whit Stillman Triple Feature! The writer-director’s Oscar-nominated debut, METROPOLITAN, follows a group of young socialites in 1970s Manhattan. In BARCELONA, two blithely self-absorbed young American cousins discover romance in Spain. In THE LAST DAYS OF DISCO, recent college graduates Chloë Sevigny and Kate Beckinsale spend their days working at a New York publishing house and their nights on the dance floor. Discussion following BARCELONA with director Whit Stillman and actors Taylor Nichols and Tushka Bergen.

Family Matinee! Director Brian Levant In Person!
Sun, Jun 2, 2019 • 2:00pm

Family Matinee! In THE FLINTSTONES, Fred (John Goodman) is in the hot seat after being framed for embezzlement by his conniving boss, but wife Wilma (Elizabeth Perkins) and neighbors Barney (Rick Moranis) and Betty Rubble (Rosie O'Donnell) come to the rescue in this live-action rendering of Hanna-Barbera’s prehistoric cartoon world. Discussion following with director Brian Levant.