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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: “Lady Bird” with Greta Gerwig, “Dean” with Demetri Martin, “Beirut” with Jon Hamm, “Darkest Hour” with Gary Oldman, “Shock and Awe” with Rob Reiner, “The Wife” with Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce, Christian Slater, “Wilson” with Laura Dern, “Norman” with Richard Gere.
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 or feel free to call our Special Events phone line at (747) 201- 5800.
Following a screening of “Crazy Rich Asians,” director Jon M. Chu attended a Q&A hosted by Cinema Series host Pete Hammond.
On Tuesday, August 7, 2018 "SoCal Wanderer" had a premiere screening at REI in Burbank.
Prior to a screening of “Major Dundee,” film historian Michael Schlesinger attended a Q&A hosted by Cinema Series host Pete Hammond in honor of James Coburn Film Night.
Following a screening of “The Wife,” actors Glenn Close, Christian Slater, Joanthan Pryce, Annie Starke and director Björn Runge attended a Q&A hosted by Cinema Series host Pete Hammond.