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.
Upcoming Film: Tuesday, July 7 - 'Mr. Holmes' 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
Sex Death and Bowling
Q&A Guest: Writer/Director Ally Walker
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
The End of the Tour
Stars: Jesse Eisenberg and Jason Segel
Q&A Guest: Director James Ponsoldt
Star: Ian McKellen
Q&A Guest: Author Mitch Cullin
The Magnificent Seven
Stars: Yul Brynner, Eli Wallach, Steve McQueen, and James Coburn
Star: Omar Sy and Charlotte Gainsbourg
Q&A Guest: Omar Sy
Star: Lily Tomlin Julia Garner, and Marcia Gay Harden
Q&A Guest: Director Paul Weitz
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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.
Next Tuesday, the KCET Cinema Series will screen "The Theory of Everything", the highly anticipated British romantic biographical film starring Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Charlie Cox, Emily Watson, Simon McBurney and David Thewlis. Series host Pete Hammond join actor Felicity Jones and producer Lisa Bruce for an engaging post screening Q&A.
From its new location at the ArcLight Sherman Oaks the KCET Cinema Series opened with "The Imitation Game" starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, and Matthew Goode.
The KCET Cinema Series continues with the 2014 Argentine black comedy-drama, "Wild Tales", written and directed by Damián Szifrón. This anthology film was selected at the Cannes Film Festival 2014, Telluride Film Festival 2014, and Toronto International Film Festival 2014. It has also been selected as the Argentine entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 87th Academy Awards.
The Fall KCET Cinema Series at the ArcLight Sherman Oaks opens with a nail-biting thriller, "The Imitation Game", based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing. The film stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, and Matthew Goode and is directed by Morten Tyldum.
The Fall KCET Cinema Series closed at the Aero Theater with the electrifying film, "Nightcrawler", starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Riz Ahmed, and Bill Paxton.
The KCET Cinema Series presented the 'Johnny Mercer night' on October 7 with an exclusive screening of "Darling Lili", starring Julie Andrews and Rock Hudson.
The Fall KCET Cinema Series at the Aero Theater concludes with an pulse-pounding thriller, "Nightcrawler", starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Riz Ahmed, and Bill Paxton. The film, written and directed by Dan Gilroy, marks Gilroy's directorial debut and was screened in the Special Presentation section of the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival. Gilroy joins series host Pete Hammond for an exclusive post-screening Q&A.
Next Tuesday is The Fall KCET Cinema Series' Johnny Mercer Film night! Our special film will be 'Darling Lili,' a 1970s musical film starring Julie Andrews, Rock Hudson, and Jeremy Kemp. Prior to the screening, host Pete Hammond joins associate producer of the film, Ken Wales, for an exciting Q&A.
On September 30, The Fall KCET Cinema Series presented an advanced screening of the highly anticipated movie, "The Judge".
The September 24 KCET Cinema Series featured the much anticipated Warner Bros. Pictures drama, "The Good Lie", based on the compelling true life events of the 1980s Sudan Civil War and the riveting story of the orphaned refugees, known as "The Lost Boys".