Current & Ongoing Series

Conversations at the Edge Fall 2017

October 12 - November 30

A weekly series of screenings, performances, and talks by groundbreaking media artists, organized by the School of the Art Institute's Department of Film, Video, New Media, and Animation in collaboration with the Film Center.

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UCLA Festival of Preservation 2017

October 7 - November 1

New 35mm restorations of features and shorts from the UCLA Film & Television Archive.

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Apichatpong Weerasethakul: Spirit and Enigma

October 6 - 30

Feature films by acclaimed SAIC alumnus Apichatpong Weerasethakul, including rare 35mm prints.

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Making 'Em Move: A History of Animation

September 2 - November 28

A lecture and screening series analyzing animation as a technology, an industrial practice, a cultural signifier, and as a still-evolving genre. With weekly Tuesday lectures by renowned film historian Donald Crafton.

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National Theatre Live

The groundbreaking best of British theater, straight from the London stage.

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Upcoming Series

Apocalypse Then: The Vietnam War On Film

Coming January 30, 2018

Our next lecture & screening series, Apocalypse Then: The Vietnam War on Film, with weekly lectures by Nora Annesley Taylor, will look at how the war and its legacy in Vietnam and Cambodia were represented in film, from the perspective of both Southeast Asian and international filmmakers.

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