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2019 Summer KCET Cinema Series Schedule

Devoted moviegoers have the unique opportunity to preview the most anticipated films of the season and experience a lively post-screening Q&A with the the film's top talent and filmmakers.

Film screenings are held on Tuesdays at 7:00 PM.

The first six screenings will be held at the historic Aero Theatre:

June 4, 11, 18, 25, July 2, 9

The last two screenings will be held at the Landmark Theatre:

July 16, 23

Online registration will open on Thursday, April 23, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. 

All films and Q&A guests are subject to change without prior notice and some films may have studio security checks.

 

JUNE 4           PAVAROTTI         CBS FILMS

From the team behind the acclaimed documentary THE BEATLES: EIGHT DAYS A WEEK – THE TOURING YEARS and Academy Award-winning director Ron Howard comes the powerful documentary PAVAROTTI. A front row seat and in-depth look at legendary Luciano Pavarotti, this powerful film includes history-making performances, intimate interviews with family members, and never-before-seen footage of the celebrated classical singer. Pavarotti became well known among American audiences through the 1990 PBS music special, CARRERAS DOMINGO PAVAROTTI IN CONCERT -- the first performance given by opera tenors Luciano Pavarotti, Plácido Domingo and José Carreras under the baton of conductor Zubin Mehta at the ancient Baths of Caracalla in Rome.

Q&A immediately following with producer Nigel Sinclair.

 

JUNE 11       FRAMING JOHN DELOREAN            SUNDANCE SELECTS


Power, money, controversy and scandal from the man who pursued the American Dream and dreamed of transforming the auto industry. The incredible story of John DeLorean, from his meteoric rise as a top executive at General Motors to his obsessive ambition to build the world's finest sports car to his fall on charges of cocaine trafficking. Interweaving archival footage and dramatic vignettes, the film stars Alec Baldwin as DeLorean. 


Q&A immediately following with producer Tamir Ardon.

 

June 18 - TBD

 

JUNE 25            YESTERDAY                    UNIVERSAL PICTURES

John, Paul, George and Ringo --- names that have instant recognition around the world. The boys from Liverpool remain to this day the most influential musicians and band in history. In this fictitious musical tale by Academy Award®-winning director Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire, Trainspotting, 28 Days Later), a struggling singer/songwriter named Jack Malik (Himesh Patel, BBC’s EastEnders) is involved in a freak bus accident. After he awakens and returns to performing, he discovers no one in the world remembers The Beatles. No one, that is, except Jack.

Q&A immediately following with Beatles authority Martin Lewis.

July 2, 9, 16, 23 - TBD

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