Reminder: Thru January 11, 2009
Featuring Earthquake Sensrround!
MASTERS OF DISASTER: THE GOLDEN AGE OF CATACLYSMIC
Seminar for Filmmakers Prepping For Film
Marketing & Publicity Basics from Press
Kits to Facebook
Plus, Q & A with veteran festival film journalists Anne Thompson (Variety)
& Robert Koehler (Critic, Variety & Cinema Scope, Cineaste)
Tuesday, January 6, 2009 - 7:30 PM
Marketing & Publicity Seminar
Wednesday, January 7 - 7:30 PM
Featuring Films by Directors Isabella Rossellini & Kirsten
Dunst. Some Filmmakers In Person, Reception & Drawing Prizes
4th Annual Focus on Female Directors Shorts Program
Saturday, January 10, 2009 - 1 PM
Free Panel Discussion with All 5 Directors of the
Golden Globe Nominees for Best Foreign Language Film: Philippe Claudel, Uli Edel, Ari
Folman, Matteo Garrone, Jan Troell
Tuesday, January 13, 2009 - 7:30 PM
L.A. Opera Night! L.A. Opera Music Director
James Conlon In Person!
Ingmar Bergman's THE MAGIC FLUTE
Tuesday, January 13, 2009 - 7:30 PM
A Seminar for Filmmakers and Film Lovers looking to understand how
enduring cinema is made. With Thomas Ethan Harris
WHAT'S IN A GREAT MOVIE MOMENT?
January 16 - 18, 2009
Booksigning with Sturges Biographer Glenn Lovell (Escape Artist)
The Westerns of Director John Sturges
January 16, 2009 - 7:30 PM
Fetish Film Night Hosted by Rick Castro of Antebellum Gallery! This
'Adult' Version of Sunset Boulevard stars Jessica Harper, Richard Dreyfuss & Veronica
Select Sundays at 7:00 PM
January 17 & 18
10:30 AM - Meet at the Box Office!
Behind-the-Scenes Tours of
the historic Egyptian Theatre and a screening of
Experience the Legendary 85-year old Egyptian
Theatre with the lights on! Bring your out of town guests to enjoy an authentic slice of
Reminder: January 2, 2009
Get Ready For Inauguration Day!
MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON &
MEET JOHN DOE
Saturday, January 3, 2009 - 7:30 PM
Celebrate the New Year with Some Guaranteed-to- Make-Ya-Laugh Old
Monty Python Favorites!
MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL & LIFE OF BRIAN
Sunday, January 4, 2009 - 7:30 PM
Brazil's Official Oscar Entry
LAST STOP 174
January 7 - 10, 2009
Co-Presented by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Golden Globe Foreign Language Nominee Series with Filmmakers
The Baader-Meinhof Complex (Germany); Everlasting
Moments (Sweden); Waltz With Bashir (Israel); I've Loved You So Long (France); Gomorrah
January 10 & 11
Hopper's Latest Film ELEGY, plus a Rare Screening of THE LAST MOVIE
and the Director's Cut of BACKTRACK
Dennis Hopper In Person
January 16 - 21, 2009
Featuring New 35mm Prints! JULES AND JIM, THE 400 BLOWS,
SHOOT THE PIANO PLAYER
A Weekend with Francois Truffaut
1921 - 2008
Best known to our noir loving audiences for her saucey role in the
pulpy 1945 DETOUR and more recently as Guy Maddin's Mother in his MY WINNIPEG (2007), Ms.
Savage was a popular guest at the Cinematheque's Film Noir Series.
A Tribute to Ann is in the works for April at the Cinematheque. Stay tuned for
American Cinematheque Memberships make
thoughtful gifts for the film lover in your life at the holiday or year round -- or
consider a Membership for yourself! Members can see 100's of movies per year on the big
screen at $7 a pop! And that includes a lot of double features. Plus, receive invitations
to free films and receptions. Keep an eye on our special offers for new members! And did
we mention that memberships are also tax-deductible?
All Current American
Cinematheque members have the option to renew by January 15th at 25% off. This offer is
also good for gift memberships purchased by a current member. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to renew
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We got a new van!! Now we are seeking sponsorship for painting our logo on it!. E-mail us
with any leads!
Our projectionists are seeking
some 35 mm split reels. Do you have a Mini-DV camera you aren't using, a lighting kit? Do
you have a PC laptop that can run Powerpoint that you would like to donate to the American
Cinematheque? We are seeking a 1 - 3 year old laptop to use in the Egyptian Theatre. As a
non-profit, your donations to us are tax-deductible. We will provide you with a donation
letter to use at tax time. Please call 323.461.2020, ext. 121.
We're Saving A Seat For You
Did you know that a $1000 donation can buy you at
seat at the Egyptian & Aero Theatre? Personalize a name plate on the back of the seat.
Another great gift idea for the Egyptian's 85th birthday!
Rent the Aero or Egyptian
Our theatres are available for rent. To inquire
please call 323.466.3456.
Tell us what you would like to
see! E-mail info "at" americancinematheque "dot" com