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KCET Cinema Series
About KCET Cinema Series
Join us at the movies! The KCET Cinema Series screens the best of Hollywood, independent and festival films prior to their release in theaters. Avid moviegoers have the unique opportunity to preview the most anticipated films of the season and meet the on-screen talent and filmmakers. The KCET Cinema Series is hosted by nationally recognized film critic Pete Hammond who offers audience members an in-depth conversation with the film industry’s top talent following each weekly screening.
Recently screened films and talent have included: “La La Land” with Damien Chazelle, “Nocturnal Animals” with Tom Ford, “American Pastoral” with Jennifer Connelly, “The Hollars” with John Krasinski, “Cake” with Jennifer Aniston, “The Humbling” with Al Pacino, “Youth” with Michael Caine and Harvey Keitel and “Good Fortune” with John Paul DeJoria.
Join the premiere screening series in Southern California for more than 20 years with the most buzz-worthy films! KCET Cinema Series season passes and more information available at:
For answers to frequently asked questions, please read our KCET Cinema Series FAQs.
Following a screening of "Battle of the Sexes", Directors Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris attended a Q&A hosted by Cinema Series host Pete Hammond. Dayton and Farris, who are married, made their co-directoral debut in 2006 with "Little Miss Sunshine".
Following a screening of "Fire Chasers", Executive Producer/Director Molly Mayock, Executive Producer Phillip Watson, Chief Ken Pimlott, Fire Apparatus Engineer William Cody Parks and Firefighter Brianne Cody attended a Q&A hosted by Pete Hammond.