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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.
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Pre-recorded Q&A with Derek DelGaudio to follow screening, moderated by Neil Patrick Harris.
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Home / Now Showing / DEREK DELGAUDIO’S IN & OF ITSELF
A new kind of lyric poem, DEREK DELGAUDIO’ S IN & OF ITSELF documents the unbelievable theater experience of one of the most successful shows in off-Broadway history. The film tells the story of a man fighting to see through the illusion of his own identity, only to discover that identity itself is an illusion. An intimate and powerful exploration of what it means to be and be seen, the film chronicles Derek DelGaudio’s attempt to answer one deceptively simple question, “Who am I?”