72 544x376 MICHAEL CURTIZ AT THE BILLY WILDER | 10899 Wilshire Blvd.Beginning on Jan. 5 and running through mid-March, the UCLA Film and Television Archive will be surveying the career of Hollywood journeyman Michael Curtiz. Primarily recognized today as the man behind … [Read more...] about Critic’s Picks: A January To-Do List for Film Buffs in L.A.
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ARTURO RIPSTEIN AND JULES DASSIN AT THE BILLY WILDER | 10899 Wilshire Blvd.In a truncated month for many of the city’s repertory programs, the UCLA Film and Television Archive is making the most of the first half of December with a number of excellent screening options. … [Read more...] about Critic’s Picks: A December To-Do List for Film Buffs in L.A.
Archivists and film scholars from around the world will be meeting at the 10th Orphan Film Symposium (Orphans X), a biennial opportunity to see recent moving-image restoration and preservation projects.Running April 6-10 at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio-Visual … [Read more...] about Tenth Orphan Film Symposium takes a listen to movie sound
ROBERT ALTMAN RETROSPECTIVE AND OTHER RARITIES AT AFI FEST | 6925 Hollywood Blvd.November tends to be a lighter than usual month on the Los Angeles repertory calendar on account of AFI Fest, the city’s most popular annual movie-going event. This year, however, the festival … [Read more...] about Critic’s Picks: A November To-Do List for Film Buffs in Los Angeles
TORONTO – Hong Kong movie star Jackie Chan and action master Johnnie To are headed to Canada to take part in the Toronto International Film Festival’s "A Century of Chinese Cinema" showcase this summer.Chan will be at TIFF’s Bell Lightbox from June 12-14 and To … [Read more...] about Toronto Fest Books Jackie Chan, Johnnie To for Summer Chinese Film Showcase