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35mm, 70mm, nitrate, state-of-the-art digital. Q&As, retrospectives, double-features, triple-features, marathons. We’re a year-round film festival. There’s something for everyone in our programming lineup.
The American Cinematheque is a member-donor-volunteer supported 501(c)(3) non-profit arts organization whose mission is to celebrate the experience of cinema.
37 years of American Cinematheque film programming….and counting. Dive into the AC Vault to discover past Q&As and clips from our vast and newly digitized archives, old calendars and programs, new podcasts, conversations and much more.
Since it began screening films to the public in 1985, the American Cinematheque has provided diverse film programming and immersive in-person discussions and events with thousands of filmmakers and luminaries, presenting new and repertory cinema to Los Angeles.
Special sneak peak to Edgar Wright’s new film THE SPARKS BROTHERS.
Free screening courtesy of Hulu.
Pre-recorded Q&A with Derek DelGaudio to follow screening, moderated by Neil Patrick Harris.
YouTube premier of virtual conversation with executive producer/subject Patton Oswalt, creator Liz Garbus, director Elizabeth Wolff, and co-executive producer/subject Paul Haynes, moderated by Matt Zoller Seitz.
YouTube premier of virtual conversation with executive producer/director Ridley Scott and creator Aaron Guzikowsk, moderated by Jim Hemphill.
YouTube premier of virtual conversation with star Thuso Mbedu, editor Joi McMillon, cinematographer James Laxton, costume designer Caroline Eselin, hair designer Lawrence Davis, and makeup designer Doniella Davy. The panelists join moderator Beandrea July in a discussion of how each creative department brought the character of Cora to life.
LOVERS ROCK outdoor screening and silent dance party on the rooftop of NeueHouse.
Q&A with creator, director, and writer Steve McQueen!YouTube premier of virtual conversation with filmmaker Steve McQueen.
Screeners available for all five SMALL AXE films on our Eventive platform June 9-13th.
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Are you a film fanatic? Do the options of films in 35mm, 70mm and nitrate pique your interest? Do you want to learn more about the films you love or make exciting new discoveries? Or ask your favorite filmmaker a question? If you answered yes to any of these, the American Cinematheque is the perfect organization to join.
As a member of the American Cinematheque you’ll have access to exciting films, events, and exclusive member-only benefits. Join the club! Become a member of the American Cinematheque today.
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