Annual Festivals

Festivals

While the American Cinematheque is a year-round film festival, we offer a variety of singular festivals including the longstanding BeyondFest and Noir City Hollywood to our newly launched PROOF Festival and Friend of the Fest. Our unique festivals are a part of our continuously evolving programming. They are yet another way to curate for audiences across Los Angeles. The American Cinematheque has something for everyone. 

Read More about NOIR CITY: HOLLYWOOD

NOIR CITY: HOLLYWOOD

Festival | The most popular film noir festival in the world. 

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Read More about BLEAK WEEK: CINEMA OF DESPAIR

BLEAK WEEK: CINEMA OF DESPAIR

Festival | Some of the greatest films from around the world, exploring the darkest sides of humanity.

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Read More about ULTRA CINEMATHEQUE 70 FEST

ULTRA CINEMATHEQUE 70 FEST

Festival | From the Golden Age of 70mm filmmaking to recent large-format presentations, Ultra Cinematheque has it all.

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Read More about FRIEND OF THE FEST: American Cinematheque’s Podcast Film Festival

FRIEND OF THE FEST: American Cinematheque’s Podcast Film Festival

Festival | Film curation by your favorite podcasters! 

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Read More about BEYOND FEST

BEYOND FEST

Festival | The highest-attended genre film festival in the US. 

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Read More about PROOF: Proof of Concept Film Festival

PROOF: Proof of Concept Film Festival

Festival | A short film festival in Los Angeles dedicated to showcasing the best in proof-of-concepts.

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