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KCET Cinema Series

Experience the KCET Cinema Series now in two ways: in theatre and online!

Movie fans everywhere can attend exclusive screenings of new films prior to their public theatrical or streaming release, and experience interviews with top filmmakers and award-winning talent now in two ways.

The long-running in-person series returns in November to the historic Aero Theatre in Santa Monica, while the popular virtual series continues on Eventive, a technology platform designed specifically to enhance the online film viewing experience.

Both experiences are hosted by popular film critic Pete Hammond.




KCET Cinema Series Sponsors: E. Hofert Dailey Trust, Mitzi Ash Blahd, Maddocksbrown Foundation
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'The Electrical Life of Louis Wain' Is the Cat's Meow at the Virtual KCET Cinema Series on Oct. 14

The true story of forgotten English artist Louis Wain (Benedict Cumberbatch) who rises to prominence at the end of the 19th century for his extraordinary paintings of cats.
Martha Plimpton and Jason Isaacs face each other.
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'Mass' Is a Study of Forgiveness at the Virtual KCET Cinema Series on Oct. 7

A Q&A will immediately follow the screening with writer/director Fran Kranz as well as the cast; Reed Birney, Ann Dowd, Jason Isaacs and Martha Plimpton.
Dan Stevens and Maren Eggert dancing in "I'm Your Man."
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Dan Stevens Is the Perfect Date in 'I'm Your Man' at the Virtual KCET Cinema Series on Sept. 22

A Q&A immediately will follow the screening with the film’s co-star Dan Stevens.
Alicia Vikander, Sydney Kowalske and Justin Chon sitting inside a truck in a scene from "Blue Bayou."
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'Blue Bayou' Is a Story of an American Family at the Virtual KCET Cinema Series on Sept. 14

A Q&A will immediately follow the screening with director, writer and co-star of the film Justin Chon.
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'Language Lessons' Is a Beautiful Story of Platonic Love at the Virtual KCET Cinema Series on Sept. 9

A Q&A will immediately follow the screening with actor and co-writer Mark Duplass as well as director, actor and co-writer Natalie Morales.
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'Everybody's Talking About Jamie' Is a Celebration of a New Kind of Hero at the Virtual KCET Cinema Series on Sept. 2

In this film adaptation of the popular West End musical, Jamie New (Max Harwood) is a teenager in Northern England who doesn’t quite fit in. He dreams of life on stage — as a drag queen.
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'Bob Ross: Happy Accidents, Betrayal and Greed' Is a Detailed Look at a Beloved Figure at the Virtual KCET Cinema Series on Aug. 25

This film takes a look inside the life, art and controversial afterlife of prolific landscape artist and television personality Bob Ross.
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'The Lost Leonardo' Is a Priceless Piece of Art History at the Virtual KCET Cinema Series on Aug. 10

A Q&A will immediately follow the screening with director and co-writer Andreas Koefoed and art restorer of the Salvator Mundi, Dianne Modestin.
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