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Hollywood: The War Years

Lecture and film screening

Thursday, October 30, 7:30 p.m.

Attend a fascinating lecture by UCLA Film and Television Archives Director and German exile cinema historian Jan-Christopher Horak, PhD, on how Hollywood became the prime employer of European émigrés as Nazi persecution grew, followed by a screening of Austrian émigré Fritz Lang’s Hangmen Also Die!

Admission:

$8 General; $5 Full-Time Students; FREE to Members*

FILM

The Seventh Cross

Tuesday, November 4, 1:30 p.m.

Viennese émigré Fred Zinnemann made this first American film that dealt with Nazi concentration camps. 

Admission:

FREE; no reservations

FILM

The Mortal Storm

Tuesday, November 11, 1:30 p.m

Frank Borzage directed this film about Hitler’s rise to power and the divisive effects it has on a German family.

Admission:

FREE; no reservations

FILM

The Conspirators

Tuesday, December 2, 1:30 p.m.

Vincent Van Der Lyn (Paul Henreid), a Dutch freedom fighter, meets a group of underground oppositionists who’ve discovered there is a Nazi spy among them. The group enlists Van Der Lyn to identify the traitor in their midst. 

Admission:

FREE; no reservations

FILM

Cloak and Dagger

Tuesday, December 9, 1:30 p.m.

The United States government calls upon Professor Alvah Jesper (Gary Cooper) to help foil a Nazi plan to develop atomic weapons.

Admission:

FREE; no reservations

FOR MEMBERS

Two Days, One Night

Thursday, December 11, 7:30 p.m.

Sandra (Marion Cotillard) is let
 go from her job, but discovers her
co-workers will all be receiving 
bonuses. Over the course of one
 weekend, she and her husband 
(Fabrizio Rongione) race against
 time to convince the employees to sacrifice this much-needed money so
 Sandra can keep her job.

Admission:

FREE and open to Members only; Up to two tickets per Membership

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