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March 30, 2015
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What’s playing January 30th - February 5th

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The Oscars are coming up, so get a leg up for your office pool and see the nominated short films!

For the week of January 30th - February 5th the Nuart Theatre will be screening both the Live Action and Animated Nominees. Also three of the local Laemmle Theatres will be screening the Oscar nominated Documentary Shorts. These shorts feature an array of international talent and are worth seeing on the big screen.

All this and more in the FilmRadar 634th edition.

An Interview With Jennie Kong, Writer/Director of The Resolution

I recently had the chance to chat with Writer/Director Jennie Kong about her outstanding short film, The Resolution.

A Chat About DUALITY

DUALITY is a stunning beautiful short film and I recently had the pleasure to sit down with Director Emad Asfoury, Writer/Star Sarah Kynn Dawson and Executive Producer Peymaneh Rothstein to discuss the making of the film, the narrative complexity and working with Deepka Chopra

Downtown Film Festival L.A. Announces 2014 Schedule

6th Edition of DTLA’s Leading Indie Film Festival Offers 11 Days – July 9-19 – of ‘Transgressive’ Fun!

Highlights Include Opening Night Film and West Coast Premiere of “The Algerian,” July Art Walk Digital Film Exhibits, World Cup Final Game Viewing Party, Bike Tour of DTLA Historic Film Sites, Music Video Series Featuring Sean Lennon, Parties at Private Lofts, Galleries, Lounges and Restaurants in DTLA, A Rare Screening of Film Noir Classic “The Crimson Kimono,” and Celebrity Appearances by Virginia Madsen, Harry Lennix, Pauly Shore, Eric Roberts Jennifer Lynch, and Sonja Kinski


Director Amat Escalante discusses his riveting drama, HELI, which opens Friday, June 13th at the Laemmle NoHo7 and Playhouse 7.

New luxury theatre complex to open in Westwood

iPic Theatres is opening a new 6 screen luxury theatre in Westwood on May 2nd. With the reopening of the Crest plus the Bruin and the Village, can we see a rebirth of Westwood as a movie=going hub?

Current Exibitions
  • Haunted Screens: German Cinema in the 1920s
    September 21, 2014 - April 26, 2015
    This exhibition explores masterworks of German Expressionist cinema. From the stylized fantasy of The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari to the chilling murder mystery M, cinema during the liberal Weimar era was innovative in aesthetic, psychological, and technical terms.
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