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Series at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood

Featuring a New 35mm Print of THE BRIDE WORE BLACK!

Fri, Dec 2, 2011 - Sun, Dec 4, 2011

François Truffaut (1932 - 1984) began as a critic for the legendary French journal Cahiers du Cinema and his debut feature THE 400 BLOWS helped announce a new kind of cinema: The French New Wave. Join us for a retrospective of Truffaut’s finest works, including SHOOT THE PIANO PLAYER, JULES AND JIM and THE LAST METRO. THE BRIDE WORE BLACK will screen in a newly restored 35mm print!


With New, Digitally Restored Presentations!

Fri, Dec 2, 2011 - Fri, Dec 23, 2011

Cinematheque holiday favorites are back this year, including AUNTIE MAME co-presented by Outfest, DIE HARD and DIE HARD 2, and BAD SANTA. We’re also unveiling a few brand new restorations of festive classics, screening in beautiful digital presentations, including IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE, BEN-HUR and Michael Curtiz’ WHITE CHRISTMAS in pristine, spectacular glory like you’ve never seen them before!


Thu, Nov 17, 2011 - Sat, Nov 19, 2011

The 10th annual Argentina New Cinema series opens with crowdpleaser MY FIRST WEDDING and also includes official Oscar entry ABALLAY from director Fernando Spiner, Sergio Teubal's political satire THE FINGER, Miguel Cohan’s critically lauded NO RETURN, about the unpredictable aftermath of a hit-and-run, and much more!


Thu, Nov 10, 2011 - Tue, Nov 15, 2011

Join us for our annual celebration of Italian cinema, opening with Italy’s official Oscar submission for Best Foreign-Language Film, TERRAFERMA. Following is an array of Italy’s best films, with an emphasis on the country's strong year for comedies, including Michel Piccoli in WE HAVE A POPE and Sergio Castellito's family farce LOVE & SLAPS. Also on offer is a selection of powerful dramas, featuring Alice Rohrwacher's Cannes official selection CORPO CELESTE, about a self-conscious preteen preparing for her Catholic confirmation, and Cristina Comencini's Venice Film Festival official selection WHEN THE NIGHT, starring Claudia Pandolfi as a struggling single mother on vacation in rural Italy. Director Terry Gilliam will be presented with the CIS Award on opening night!


Free Events!

Fri, Nov 4, 2011 - Thu, Nov 10, 2011

Join us at the Egyptian Theatre for an exciting collaboration with AFI FEST 2011 presented by Audi that includes Lars Von Trier’s MELANCHOLIA, Werner Herzog’s arresting death row documentary INTO THE ABYSS, Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne's KID WITH A BIKE, David Gelb's documentary JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI, and much more, with special guests in attendance! All screenings are free, but tickets must be reserved at AFIFest.com. Tickets are NOT available on Fandango.


Wed, Oct 26, 2011 - Sun, Oct 30, 2011

We are proud to present the fifth German Currents Showcase, featuring some of the best German films of the past year, including Charlotte Rampling documentary THE LOOK, spunky tale of teenage misfits LOLLIPOP MONSTER featuring animation and music video sequences, Turkish-German immigrant story ALMANYA: WELCOME TO GERMANY, and much more!