KCET's quarterly film series returns to the historic Aero Theatre in Santa Monica for the summer series, hosted by nationally recognized film expert Pete Hammond. Enjoy eight of the most anticipated independent and Hollywood films prior to their release in the theater, along with a screening of a classic James Coburn film in tribute to our sponsor. Each screening is followed by a lively Q&A with the film's talent or filmmakers.
Opening Night Film: Tuesday, June 2 - 'Me and Earl & the Dying Girl' at 7pm
REGISTER NOW FOR THE SUMMER KCET CINEMA SERIES.
TO CHARGE BY CREDIT CARD CALL 747.201.5800 OR REGISTER ON-LINE.
SEE YOU AT THE MOVIES!
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June 2 through July 28
1328 Montana Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90403
All films start at 7pm
Me and Earl & the Dying Girl
Stars: Thomas Mann and Olivia Cooke
Q&A Guest: Screenwriter, Jesse Andrews and cast members, Thomas Mann, Olivia Cooke, and RJ Cyler
Q&A Guest: Director Dana Nachman, Mike Jutan and Patricia Wilson
A Little Chaos
Stars: Alan Rickman and Matthias Schoenaerts
Q&A Guest: Actor/Director Alan Rickman
Classic Coburn Film Night
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$180 per person for current KCET Members only
$200 per person non-members
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- All films and guests are subject to change.
- Q&A's are immediately following the screenings.
- Security checks might occur at any of the screening without prior notice to members.
- You may be required to leave all cell phones with camera capabilities or cameras in your car.
- For KCET Cinema Series information call 747.201.5800.
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