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Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028 Map
Wed, Jul 25, 2012
7:30pm

Short Film Programs 2012
Filmmakers In Person! Free to Members!
Local Shorts Program

This event is free for all current American Cinematheque Members who bring their Membership card to the Box Office (two ticket maximum). Regular pricing applies for non-Members.

A wide variety of comedy, drama, animation and documentary shorts from Los Angeles-based directors includes:

Method” (2011, 9 min.), Rider and Shiloh Strong’s comedy about a struggling actress (impressive Alexandra Barreto) who really takes her work seriously. Trailer | Website | Facebook

Touch” (2010, 11 min.), Jen McGowan’s beautifully shot film exploring the universal themes of isolation and need for community. Trailer | Website | Facebook

Kill Me, Deadly” (2012, 14 min.), Darrett Sanders and Bill Robens’ lovingly rendered black-and-white, hilarious homage to the beloved film noir classics of the 1940s and '50s - shot at Musso & Frank’s! Website | Facebook

Christophe Nassif’s “What to Bring to America” (2010, 14 min), in which an Ethiopian immigrant in Los Angeles has to make a crucial decision regarding her daughter’s future.

Marise Samitier’s “Death of a Housewife” (2012, 7 min), about a housewife who awakens to a new reality and leaves her kitchen behind. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Tracy Wren’s “Neighbors” (2010, 17 min), an adaptation from the work of Raymond Carver, in which Vern and Lorraine step into more than their neighbor’s shoes when housesitting.

Elizabeth Willy’s “The Seventh Room” (2011, 9 min), a gorgeous animation that takes us from room to room in an old house.

Robert James and Ondi Timoner’s “Library of Dust” (2010, 15 min), a fascinating and moving doc about recently discovered urns containing the unclaimed, cremated remains of patients at the Oregon State Hospital.

Discussion following the screening with filmmakers Jen McGowan, Darrett Sanders, Bill Robens, Rider Strong, Shiloh Strong, and Kirsten Vangsness.
Screening program: 96 min. total.
Egyptian Theatre • Wed, Jul 25, 2012 • 7:30pm

Films in this Series at the Egyptian

Sat, Feb 11, 2012 - 5:00pm
Spielberg Theatre at the Egyptian
Sat, Feb 11, 2012 - 7:30pm
Egyptian Theatre
Live Musical Accompaniment!
Sat, Jul 14, 2012 - 7:30pm
Spielberg Theatre at the Egyptian

Films in this Series at the Aero

Fri, Feb 24, 2012 - 7:00pm
Aero Theatre
Live Musical Accompaniment!
Fri, Mar 16, 2012 - 7:30pm
Aero Theatre
Easter Egg Hunt!
Sun, Apr 1, 2012 - 4:00pm
Aero Theatre
Live Musical Accompaniment!
Fri, Apr 20, 2012 - 7:30pm
Aero Theatre
Wed, May 30, 2012 - 7:30pm
Aero Theatre
Live Musical Accompaniment!
Fri, Jun 1, 2012 - 7:30pm
Aero Theatre
Family Matinee! Chuck Jones Centennial!
Sat, Sep 22, 2012 - 4:00pm
Aero Theatre
Filmmakers In Person!
Wed, Oct 24, 2012 - 7:30pm
Aero Theatre