With startlingly frank insights and an intimate portrayal of the artistic process, this genre-defying film, screening in the Spielberg, focuses on artist & cultural icon Nick Cave and celebrates the transformative power of the creative spirit.
BEYOND FEST 2014
Director Fred Dekker & Cast In Person + The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail!
Director Fred Dekker joins us for a discussion, hosted by The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, before a screening of his 1987 horror comedy THE MONSTER SQUAD. Cast members Andre Gower, Ashley Bank and Ryan Lambert will also join the Q&A.
After his teenage daughter Kanako has gone missing, an ex-cop launches a search for the girl - and is shocked to discover that her secret life was far from her squeaky clean image. But he's no angel either; an alcoholic discharged from the force in the aftermath of a brutal beating, he has a violent streak that only escalates as he pursues leads deeper into the Japanese underworld.
In the Spielberg/El Rey's 'The People’s Network’ Theatre at the Egyptian:
This fascinating documentary charts the glories, failures and turbulent history behind acclaimed sci-fi comic 2000AD, a uniquely British property that has influenced everything from ROBOCOP and “Dr. Who” to Anthrax and Portishead.
BEYOND FEST 2014
Creator Jean-Marc Rochette & Comic Book Writer Ed Brubaker In Person!
Director Bong Joon-ho's dazzling sci-fi thriller, based on the French graphic novel and starring Chris Evans, Ed Harris, Tilda Swinton and Octavia Spencer, is followed by a discussion with Snowpiercer creator Jean-Marc Rochette and comic book writer Ed Brubaker.
Don't miss your last chance to catch the exclusive L.A. engagement of this genre-defying film, fusing cinematic drama with reality by weaving a fictitious 24-hour journey through the life of musician and international cultural icon Nick Cave. Screening in the Spielberg.