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American Cinematheque Onscreen : May 16, 2008

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May 15 - June 1
Seeing the Big Picture: 70mm
Featuring a very rare screening of APOCALYPSE NOW in 70mm! Series continues at the Aero!


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May 21 - 7:30 PM
Outfest Presents a Sneak Preview of the Winner of Best Screenplay at the 2007 Cannes Film Festival
EDGE OF HEAVEN


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May 22 - 24
WHY BE GOOD? PRE-CODE CINEMA
Featuring a documentary on these risque flicks WHY BE GOOD? SEX AND SEXUALITY IN EARLY CINEMA


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May 25 - 5:30 PM
The Art Directors Guild Presents A Screening with Production Designer William Creber In Person!
THE DETECTIVE


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Outfest Wednesdays Presents a Program on Jean Genet
May 28 - 7:30 PM

"Un Chant d'Amour & GENET



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May 29 - 7:30 PM
DAYBREAK
A Sneak Preview of this new feature about Capital Punishment under Islamic Law with director Hamid Rahmanian In Person!


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May 30 - June 1
H IS FOR HITCHCOCK
Classics on the Big Screen!
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June 4
Outfest Wednesdays Presents A Sneak Preview of a New Film Starring Julianne Moore
SAVAGE GRACE


F i l m f o r u m

Sundays at 7:00 PM
Spielberg Theatre
Schedule


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June 14 & 15
10:30 AM - Meet at the Box Office!
Behind-the-Scenes Tours of the historic Egyptian Theatre and a screening of
FOREVER HOLLYWOOD
Experience the Legendary 85-year old Egyptian Theatre with the lights on! Bring your out of town guests to enjoy an authentic slice of Hollywood History! Mother's Day Tour May 11! Special Treat for Mom's who take our Tour on Mother's Day!


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May 16 - 18
Directors & Actors In Person with Premieres!
CROATIAN FILM TODAY


From the creator of our popular Navigating Film Festivals Seminar
"CONNECTING THE DOTS, WHAT INSPIRES AN ARTIST?"

A LOOK AT INFLUENTIAL WORLD FILMMAKERS OF THE 20TH CENTURY AND THE ARTISTRY THAT SETS THEIR WORK APART FROM BASIC APPROACHES TO NARRATIVE FILMMAKING
May 21
- 7:30 PM
WHAT INSPIRES AN ARTIST SEMINAR


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May 22 - 7:30 PM
Kevin Thomas' Favorite Films
HEAVEN'S GATE
Restored & Uncut!


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May 23 - June 1
Seeing the Big Picture: 70mm
Featuring a very rare screening of APOCALYPSE NOW in 70mm!


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June 4 - 7:30 PM
BLAKE EDWARDS IN PERSON
With WHAT DID YOU DO IN THE WAR, DADDY? & A SHOT IN THE DARK


IN MEMORIUM

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The American Cinematheque is sad to say farewell to our wonderful friend and supporter Robert Nudelman (1956 - 2008), a legendary figure in the fight to preserve Hollywood’s heritage (more)


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Donations Needed!
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? 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-decuctible. We will provide you with a donation letter to use at tax time. Please call 323.461.2020, ext. 121.

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!

Tell us what you would like to see! E-mail info "at" americancinematheque "dot" com


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May Egyptian Theatre Calendar | May Aero Theatre Calendar

Coming Soon: Clint Eastwood: A Life In Film, A Sneak Preview of OTIS, Charlton Heston Tribute, Recent Spanish Cinema, Mods & Rockers, John Carpenter In Person, Dance Camera West, Savage Steve Holland In Person, The Films of Jacques Demy and always much, much more!

Tickets:
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Be sure to click on "coming attractions" to purchase advance tickets. The fastest way to access the schedule is by theatre zip code - Egyptian 90028 and Aero 90403.
Service charges do apply.

Tickets are also available at the Egyptian and Aero Theatre Box Offices.
General Admission: $10   | Student/Senior: $8  
American Cinematheque Member: $7
* Tickets for free events are available at the box office on the day of the event only. They are distributed first come, first served.

Join the Cinematheque Today:
Keep an eye out for special promotions (free gift with membership purchase) at our various festivals.
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going strong. To learn more about how you can help click here.
We are actively seeking internet savvy volunteers who can help maintain our presence on social networking websites and online calendars. We are also looking for volunteers with their own digital video equipment who are interested in helping us document our q & a's for our archive.

Parking:
The best deal is at the Hollywood & Highland Complex. $2 for 4 hours!
Click here for details.

Location:
Max Palevsky Theatre at the Aero
1328 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90403

Movies on the Big Screen since 1940!

Lloyd E. Rigler Theatre at the Egyptian
6712 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028
Movies on the Big Screen since 1922! Celebrating our 85th Anniversary October 18th!

Full Schedule Details: www.americancinematheque.com | 323.466.FILM

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