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

A TASTE OF KIAROSTAMI
Triple Feature! The Koker Trilogy!
Sun, Aug 11, 2019 • 2:00pm

Abbas Kiarostami’s Koker Trilogy! In WHERE IS THE FRIEND'S HOUSE?, a boy searches for the home of a classmate whose school notebook he has accidentally taken. AND LIFE GOES ON returns to the village of Koker in the aftermath of a devastating 1990 earthquake. The romantic misadventures of THROUGH THE OLIVE TREES unfold “behind the scenes” of the shooting of the previous film in the series. Program begins with the short “Breaktime.”


DYSFUNCTIONAL FAMILY MATINEES
Tue, Aug 13, 2019 • 1:00pm

Dysfunctional Family Matinee! James Dean stars in REBEL WITHOUT A CAUSE, a mythic saga of teen disobedience and alienation in 1950s America that made him and co-star Natalie Wood instant cultural icons. In 35mm! Free to Cinematheque members.


Star Robert Morse In Person!
Wed, Aug 14, 2019 • 7:30pm

A quirky musical based on the Broadway hit, HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING stars Robert Morse as a lowly window cleaner with dreams of making it big in business by fighting his way up the corporate ladder at the World Wide Wicket Company. In 35mm! Discussion following with actor Robert Morse, moderated by Larry Karaszewski.


Double Feature! Director John Dahl In Person!
Thu, Aug 15, 2019 • 7:30pm

John Dahl Double Feature! In THE LAST SEDUCTION, Linda Fiorentino leaves husband Bill Pullman holding the bag when she runs off with a fortune in drug money. In ROUNDERS, Matt Damon is drawn back into the world of high-stakes poker after old friend Edward Norton gets out of prison. Both on 35mm! Discussion between films with director John Dahl.


Double Feature! Director John Dahl In Person!
Fri, Aug 16, 2019 • 7:30pm

John Dahl Double Feature! In RED ROCK WEST, Nicolas Cage is mistaken for a hitman but runs afoul of the real thing. In KILL ME AGAIN, a woman asks detective-on-the-skids Val Kilmer to fake her death. Discussion between films with director John Dahl.


DYSFUNCTIONAL FAMILY MATINEES
Tue, Aug 20, 2019 • 1:00pm

Dysfunctional Family Matinee! Named the greatest film of all time by directors in the 2012 Sight & Sound poll, TOKYO STORY follows an elderly couple on a visit to see their children, who would rather be left to their own lives. Free to Cinematheque members.