Through March 22, 2009
THE BROTHERS WARNER: CLASSICS AND PRE-CODE FILMS
Special Guests! Many Films NOT on DVD! James
Cagney, Edward G. Robinson, Barbara Stanwyck & More of your favorite golden age
actores on the BIG Screen!
Celebrate Sid's 130th Birthday with a lecture about
the colorful life of impresario Sid Grauman
Saturday, March 14, 2009 - 10:30 AM
Theatre Founder Sid Grauman Illustrated Lecture with Mark Simon
Seminar for Filmmakers
Prepping For Film Festivals
DO YOU HAVE A FILM ABOUT TO
LAUNCH ON THE FESTIVAL CIRCUIT?
Thursday, March 19, 2009 - 7:00 PM
NAVIGATING FILM FESTIVALS SEMINAR
Get the inside scoop on film festivals and
learn to make calculated decisions on where and when to play! It is easy to choose the
wrong festivals and "give your premiere away" when you don't know how to
Navigate the Film Festival Circuit. Note
the earlier start time!
March 26 - 28, 2009
HAROLD PINTER WEEKEND
In Tribute to the Late British Writer Six Films
Made from his Screenplays or adapted from his Stage Plays Including FOUR NOT AVAILABLE ON
Sunday, March 29, 2009 - 5:30 PM
An Art Directors Society In Person Tribute
to 99-Year Old (!) Production Designer Robert Boyle
Double Feature: THE
WOLF MAN & GAILY, GAILY
April 2 - 19, 2009
The Schedule for the Hotly Anticipated
11th Annual Festival of Film Noir
Will be online shortly! Featuring
an Ann Savage Tribute
Select Sundays at 7:00 PM
April 18 & 19
10:30 AM - Meet at the Box Office!
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
This e-mail is sponsored in part by the Geffen
WEEK: Time Stands Still at the Geffen Playhouse
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THE CUT FILM FESTIVAL
March 14 - 15, 2009
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information. This is not a Cinematheque program.
Wednesday, March 18, 2009 - 7:30 PM
Film Critic Kevin Thomas' Favorite Films
David Carradine plays Folk Singer Woody
March 19 - 26, 2009
AKIRA KUROSAWA REVISITED
THE SEVEN SAMURAI, HIGH AND LOW and more! Some
in 35mm Prints!
Wednesday, March 25, 2009 - 7:30 PM
Sneak Preview of the lastest film from the director of
Starring Kristen Stewart
Friday, March 27, 2009 - 7:30 PM
25th Anniversary Screening with Cast & Crew Members In
THE LAST STARFIGHTER
Saturday, March 28, 2009 - 7:30 PM
Matrix Marathon Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the original MATRIX with
visual effects team and other Crew In Person!
Sunday, March 29, 2009 - 7:30 PM
Wes Craven Will Perform Live Commentary During this Screening of
A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET
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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 or view this pdf..
Tell us what you would like to
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