All AC Screenings & Events are Vaccinated-Only
35mm, 70mm, nitrate, state-of-the-art digital. Q&As, retrospectives, double-features, triple-features, marathons. We’re a year-round film festival. There’s something for everyone in our programming lineup.
The American Cinematheque is a member-donor-volunteer supported 501(c)(3) non-profit arts organization whose mission is to celebrate the experience of cinema.
37 years of American Cinematheque film programming….and counting. Dive into the AC Vault to discover past Q&As and clips from our vast and newly digitized archives, old calendars and programs, new podcasts, conversations and much more.
Since it began screening films to the public in 1985, the American Cinematheque has provided diverse film programming and immersive in-person discussions and events with thousands of filmmakers and luminaries, presenting new and repertory cinema to Los Angeles.
Series | Inaugural Film Festival. 1 week, 2 theatres, 33 films, 18 countries.
Series | Films Include: HEART OF GLASS, NOSFERATU THE VAMPYRE, CAVE OF FORGOTTEN DREAMS, AGUIRRE, THE WRATH OF GOD, FITZCARRALDO, FATA MORGANA, LESSONS OF DARKNESS, THE ENIGMA OF KASPAR HAUSER, BAD LIEUTENANT: PORT OF CALL NEW ORLEANS, MY BEST FIEND, EVEN DWARFS STARTED SMALL, LAND OF SILENCE AND DARKNESS, STROSZEK, LITTLE DIETER NEEDS TO FLY, BALLAD OF THE LITTLE SOLDIER, WOYZECK, GRIZZLY MAN, WHERE THE GREEN ANTS DREAM, INTO THE INFERNO and COBRA VERDE.
Series | Aero Theatre & Los Feliz 3
Limited Engagement | Los Feliz 3 Theatre
Part of the ‘IT CAME FROM OUTSIDE THE U.S.’ Series
Series | Co-presented by Beyond Fest!
Series | Limited Engagement of a new film by Hong Sangsoo
Los Feliz 3 | Introduction by J.D. Connor, Associate Professor of Cinematic Arts at USC.
‘Sunday Print Edition’ Series
Los Feliz 3 | Father’s Day Screening!
Los Feliz 3 | ‘AUTEURS GO-GO GROOVY: NEW OLD HOLLYWOOD’
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Are you a film fanatic? Do the options of films in 35mm, 70mm and nitrate pique your interest? Do you want to learn more about the films you love or make exciting new discoveries? Or ask your favorite filmmaker a question? If you answered yes to any of these, the American Cinematheque is the perfect organization to join.
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