The Rolling Stones, James Brown, The Beach Boys, Chuck Berry and The Supremes were among the top acts who took the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium stage for the Teenage Awards Music International Show, captured in “Electronovision.” THE T.A.M.I. SHOW's director Steve Binder joins us for a discussion moderated by John Landis - an attendee of the live concert - after this 50th anniversary screening of the concert film.
DESPERADO WITH A CAMERA: THE CINEMA OF ROBERT RODRIGUEZ
Double Feature! Director Robert Rodriguez In Person!
In anticipation of his upcoming SIN CITY 2, director Robert Rodriguez makes an appearance for a discussion between screenings of 2005's visually striking original SIN CITY and 1996's FROM DUSK ‘TIL DAWN, starring George Clooney and Quentin Tarantino as bank-robbing brothers.
Enjoy a day in historic Hollywood at the home of Hollywood's first movie premiere! Take a docent-led tour of the legendary 1922 Egyptian Theatre followed by a screening of the history film FOREVER HOLLYWOOD (exclusively shown at the Egyptian Theatre and featuring interviews with over 20 actors and filmmakers). See what it would have been like to be in a Grauman stage show with a visit to the dressing rooms and singers' boxes. Check out our state-of-the-art projection booth and more at this adaptively re-used historic landmark!
In our Spielberg Theatre, the American Cinematheque tests the outer limits of time, space and otherworldly cinema with an afternoon of Nerdist podcasts hosted by Geoff Boucher! There will be two hour-long podcasts on Saturday, 2:00PM and 4:00PM, with additional podcasts on Sunday.
This definitive documentary on punk rock pioneers The Seeds follows the quartet’s bizarre odyssey from rags to riches to rags again - and ultimately their rediscovery by new generations of garage-rock fans - using vintage television and concert performances, rare photos and recent interviews with the group’s members, fans, and fellow artists. A discussion will follow this world premiere screening with director Neil Norman, producer Alec Palao and Seeds members Daryl Hooper and Jan Savage, moderated by Kirk Silsbee.
In our Spielberg Theatre, the American Cinematheque tests the outer limits of time, space and otherworldly cinema with an afternoon of Nerdist podcasts hosted by Geoff Boucher! There will be two hour-long podcasts on Sunday: 1:00PM and 3:00PM.