Aero Theatre
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Series at the Aero Theatre in Santa Monica

Fri, May 29, 2020 - Fri, Jun 12, 2020

Virtual Screening of New 4K Restoration! In Satoshi Kon's animated masterpiece TOKYO GODFATHERS, three homeless people’s lives are changed forever when they discover a baby girl at a garbage dump on Christmas Eve. Online discussion with voice actress Shakina Nayfack ("Hana") at 7:00 PM PST on Saturday, May 30th.


American Cinematheque Exclusive!

Fri, May 29, 2020 - Fri, Jun 12, 2020

Virtual Screening! Given carte blanche by Universal after the success of EASY RIDER, writer-director-star Dennis Hopper made THE LAST MOVIE, a self-reflexive tale of a film shoot in South America that stands as one of the most legendary features of the New Hollywood era.


American Cinematheque Exclusive!

Fri, May 29, 2020 - Fri, Jun 12, 2020

Virtual Screening of New Restoration! Acclaimed writer-director Nanni Moretti also stars in CARO DIARIO, a semi-autobiographical comedy which follows the filmmaker’s musings on cinema atop a Vespa, a trip to the Aeolian Islands to work on his new screenplay, and his search for health and wellness after breaking out in a nagging skin rash.


Fri, May 8, 2020 - Sat, Jun 27, 2020

While our theatres are closed, we're adding virtual screenings to stay connected. In addition to sharing some wonderful movies, virtual screenings help support the Cinematheque, as we receive a portion of the revenue from tickets sold. Join us for the American Cinematheque's first online Q&As, with filmmaker and stars of the new romantic comedy THE HALF OF IT and cast & crew of the newly restored Western THOUSAND PIECES OF GOLD.


Fri, Mar 20, 2020 - Sat, Jul 18, 2020

This monthly series spotlights the most innovative film and television composers in the industry today, with talent representing a wide variety of styles, backgrounds and mediums. The first edition of our program brings Daniel Hart and Bobby Krlic to the Egyptian Theatre to discuss Hart’s contributions to A GHOST STORY and Krlic’s haunting score to MIDSOMMAR.


Fri, Mar 6, 2020 - Sun, Mar 8, 2020

CANADA NOW 2020 features some of that country’s most acclaimed filmmakers as well as some sensational emerging talent. Our series includes such acclaimed new films as ANTIGONE, WHITE LIE and BLACK CONFLUX - with filmmakers in person at all programs!