Aero Theatre
1328 Montana Avenue,
Santa Monica, CA 90403 Map
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Events at the Aero Theatre in Santa Monica

THE INFERNO OF WERNER HERZOG
Sat, Jan 28, 2017 • 7:30pm

In one of Werner Herzog's greatest films, rubber baron and music fanatic Fitzcarraldo (Klaus Kinski) journeys down the darkest byways of the Amazon to build an opera house at the rain forest’s heart.


THE INFERNO OF WERNER HERZOG
3-D! Director Werner Herzog In Person!
Sun, Jan 29, 2017 • 7:30pm

Werner Herzog’s 3-D documentary takes the viewer inside the Chauvet Cave in southern France and reveals the oldest known pictures created by mankind. Discussion following with director Werner Herzog.


Free Screening! Director Barry Jenkins In Person!
Wed, Feb 1, 2017 • 7:30pm

Director Barry Jenkins joins us in person with two of his short films and his Golden Globe-winning coming-of-age story set in Miami’s crime-ridden Liberty City.


Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds Remembered
Thu, Feb 2, 2017 • 7:30pm

Carrie Fisher adapted her semi-autobiographical best-seller about an actress (Meryl Streep) struggling to get her career back on track after a stint in rehab, and to come to terms with her mother (Shirley MacLaine), who had been a star herself a few decades earlier.


CHAPLIN COMES ALIVE
Double Feature!
Fri, Feb 3, 2017 • 7:30pm

Join us for two classic comedies directed by and starring Charlie Chaplin: MODERN TIMES, in which the Tramp runs afoul of industrialism, and CITY LIGHTS, perhaps Chaplin's best blend of comedy, pathos and class critique.


CHAPLIN COMES ALIVE
Double Feature!
Sat, Feb 4, 2017 • 7:30pm

These two early Chaplin comedies remain among his most beloved. In THE GOLD RUSH, he travels to the Yukon in search of gold but ends up falling in love with dance-hall girl Georgia Hale. In THE KID, his iconic Tramp character takes a hapless, orphaned baby - "the Kid" - under his wing.