Aero Theatre
1328 Montana Avenue,
Santa Monica, CA 90403 Map
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Events at the Aero Theatre in Santa Monica

ALL THE RIGHT STUFF: THE ARTISTRY OF PHILIP KAUFMAN
Double Feature!
Fri, Nov 8, 2019 • 7:30pm

Philip Kaufman Double Feature! Kaufman co-wrote the story for RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK, in which archaeologist Harrison Ford battles occult-obsessed Nazis. The writer-director’s THE WANDERERS spotlights the antics of an Italian-American teen gang in the Bronx, 1963.


ALL THE RIGHT STUFF: THE ARTISTRY OF PHILIP KAUFMAN
Double Feature! Director Philip Kaufman In Person!
Sat, Nov 9, 2019 • 7:30pm

Philip Kaufman Double Feature! In this scary reimagining of the sci-fi classic INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS, Donald Sutherland, Brooke Adams and Leonard Nimoy deal with body-snatching alien seed pods in the San Francisco area. THE GREAT NORTHFIELD MINNESOTA RAID is a gritty re-examination of the story of the Jesse James-Cole Younger gang and their disastrous assault on the town of Northfield, MN in 1876. Discussion between films with director Philip Kaufman.


ALL THE RIGHT STUFF: THE ARTISTRY OF PHILIP KAUFMAN
Philip Kaufman & Juliette Binoche In Person!
Sun, Nov 10, 2019 • 5:00pm

This sublime adaptation of Milan Kundera’s novel THE UNBEARABLE LIGHTNESS OF BEING stars Daniel Day-Lewis as a Czech doctor torn between vulnerable wife Juliette Binoche and worldly Lena Olin, as all three are caught in the turmoil of the 1968 Soviet invasion. Introduction by Michael Pogorzelski of the Academy Film Archive. Discussion following the film with director Philip Kaufman and actress Juliette Binoche.


THE HIDDEN LIVES OF TERRENCE MALICK
Matinee Screening!
Tue, Nov 12, 2019 • 1:00pm

Malick Matinee! A young boy's troubled upbringing in the 1950s and the creation of the Earth are depicted with psychedelic reverence in THE TREE OF LIFE, Terrence Malick's visually operatic meditation on existence. Starring Brad Pitt, Jessica Chastain, Hunter McCracken and Sean Penn.


THE HIDDEN LIVES OF TERRENCE MALICK
Free Event! Actress Valerie Pachner In Person!
Tue, Nov 12, 2019 • 7:30pm

Free Advance Screening! Based on real events, Terrence Malick’s A HIDDEN LIFE is the story of an unsung hero, Franz Jägerstätter (August Diehl), who refused to fight for the Nazis in World War II. Discussion following with actress Valerie Pachner.


Actress Elisabeth Moss In Person!
Wed, Nov 13, 2019 • 7:30pm

In HER SMELL, Elisabeth Moss stars as a former '90s punk rock superstar trying to return to the spotlight while grappling with personal demons. Discussion following with actress Elisabeth Moss.