The American Cinematheque presents all of the 2017 Oscar-nominated animated shorts: “Borrowed Time,” “Pearl,” “Piper,” “Blind Vaysha” and “Pear Cider and Cigarettes,” along with several additional animated shorts from 2016.
Our latest APERTURA event is the world premiere of this coming of age comedy about a high school quarterback forced to team up with his longtime rivals - the school's cross country team. Discussion after the film with director Anthony Solorzano and cast members, followed by a cocktail reception in the courtyard.
In director Mamoru Oshii’s anime masterpiece, a sentient computer program named Project 2501 tries to control the cyber and human worlds; standing in its way is kick-ass, super-sexy cyborg cop Major Motoko Kusanagi and her team at Section 9.
Our Terrence Malick series begins with this intensely poetic look at paradise lost in the South Pacific during WWII, with a mind-boggling cast including Sean Penn, Adrien Brody, Jim Caviezel, George Clooney, Nick Nolte and John C. Reilly.
Our Terrence Malick series continues with the two masterpieces that started his career –the violent folktale starring Martin Sheen and Sissy Spacek as amoral young killers and the turn-of-the-century epic starring Richard Gere and Brooke Adams as working-class lovers.
Enjoy a day in historic Hollywood at the home of Hollywood's first movie premiere! Take a docent-led tour of the legendary 1922 Egyptian Theatre. See what it would have been like to be in a Grauman stage show with a visit to the dressing rooms and singers' boxes!