Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028 Map
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Events at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood

NICO NIGHTS
Double Feature!
Sun, Jul 22, 2018 • 7:30pm

Nico Double Feature! In THE INNER SCAR, the German singer-songwriter wanders through barren landscapes to the music of her Desertshore album. I CAN NO LONGER HEAR THE GUITAR is a posthumous tribute to her 10-year relationship with French director Philippe Garrel.


NICO NIGHTS
Advance Member Screening!
Thu, Jul 26, 2018 • 7:30pm

This screening is now at capacity. There will be a waitlist for Cinematheque members. Advance Member Screening! This riveting late-career biopic features a tour de force performance by Trine Dyrholm as famed singer-songwriter Nico, who approaches 50 leading a solitary existence in Manchester, England, far from her glory days as a Warhol superstar and celebrated vocalist for The Velvet Underground. Free to Cinematheque Members.


FRIDAY NIGHT FRIGHTS
Double Feature!
Thu, Jul 26, 2018 • 7:30pm

Friday Night Frights Double Feature! In Peter Jackson’s THE FRIGHTENERS, Michael J. Fox gains the ability to see ghosts - one of which is a dead serial killer who is still looking for victims. In Stuart Gordon's RE-ANIMATOR, impetuous researcher Jeffrey Combs develops a serum that can bring back the dead, something new roommate Bruce Abbott hadn’t exactly bargained for. Discussion between films with RE-ANIMATOR star Jeffrey Combs.


PIONEERS: FIRST WOMEN FILMMAKERS
Fri, Jul 27, 2018 • 7:30pm

New Restorations! This salute to early female filmmakers begins with shorts by Grace Cunard, who wrote, starred in and often directed a series of action vehicles, plus an episode of Helen Holmes' adventure series. Followed by Dorothy Davenport's drama THE RED KIMONA, about a girl forced into prostitution in New Orleans. Program hosted by Illeana Douglas.


PIONEERS: FIRST WOMEN FILMMAKERS
Sat, Jul 28, 2018 • 7:30pm

New Restorations! Our tribute to pioneering female filmmaker Lois Weber begins with 1916's WHERE ARE MY CHILDREN? and “What Do Men Want?,” both grappling with controversial issues of their day. The program concludes with shorts “Suspense” and “Hypocrites,” which display the director's more surreal side. Program hosted by Cari Beauchamp.


PIONEERS: FIRST WOMEN FILMMAKERS
Sun, Jul 29, 2018 • 7:30pm

New Restorations! This salute to female film pioneers begins with shorts by French director Alice Guy-Blaché, including the first film with all-black cast. The second part of the program features archival rarities by filmmakers Zora Neale Hurston, Marion E. Wong and Lita Lawrence.