• A New Color film still

    A New Color: The Art of Being Edythe Boone

    Tuesday, October 25, 7:30 p.m.

    $10 General; $6 Full-Time Students; FREE to Members

    A predecessor to the Black Lives Matter movement, Edythe Boone has long embodied its rallying cry. For decades, the celebrated Bay Area muralist has introduced underserved youth and seniors to the transformative power of art. Filmed over three years, A New Color presents the world through Edy’s eyes.

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  • The Great Debaters

    The Great Debaters

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


    Denzel Washington directs and stars in this inspiring drama based on a true story.

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    Thursday, November 3, 7:30 p.m.

    $10 General; $8 Members; $6 Full-Time Students

    Sneak preview! Discover the inspiring story of Sonita Alizadeh, an eighteen-year-old Afghan refugee living in Iran. With Michael Jackson and Rihanna as her spiritual parents, she dreams of becoming a rap star. But her family has a very different future planned for her: as a bride, she’s worth $9,000.

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  • Being There

    Being There

    Tuesday, November 8, 1:30 p.m.


    In this Hal Ashby–directed political satire, Chance (Peter Sellers), a simple-minded gardener educated only through television, is mistaken for an upper-class savant.

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    Sam Green and Yo La Tengo—The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller

    Thursday, November 10, 8:00 p.m.

    $75 Premium*; $50 General; $40 Members

    L.A. debut! Experience “live documentary” with Academy Award–nominated filmmaker Sam Green and legendary indie rock band Yo La Tengo at this very special, one-night-only engagement in an intimate 300-seat venue.

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  • Cómo Ganar Enemigos

    Cómo Ganar Enemigos (How to Win Enemies)

    Wednesday, November 16, 7:30 p.m.

    $10 General; $8 Members; $6 Full-Time Students

    In this suspenseful drama, Lucas, a young Jewish lawyer with a penchant for detective stories, meets the beautiful Bárbara in a café. Taken by their common taste in literature, Lucas invites her back to his apartment after their first date. The next morning, he wakes up to find both Bárbara and his financial savings missing.

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  • Good Night, and Good Luck

    Good Night, and Good Luck.

    Tuesday, December 6, 1:30 p.m.


    When Senator Joseph McCarthy begins his foolhardy campaign to root out Communists in America, CBS news impresario Edward R. Murrow (David Strathairn) dedicates himself to exposing the atrocities being committed by McCarthy’s Senate “investigation.”

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  • Thank You for Smoking

    Thank You for Smoking

    Tuesday, December 13, 1:30 p.m.


    Director Jason Reitman lampoons the art of lobbying in this dramedy starring Aaron Eckhart, William H. Macy, Rob Lowe, Robert Duvall, and Katie Holmes.

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    In Search of Israeli Cuisine

    Thursday, December 15, 7:30 p.m.

    $10 General; ​$8 Members; $6 Full-Time Students

    In this gastronomical expedition, James Beard Award–winning chef Michael Solomonov gives faces to the diverse cultures of Israel, interviewing chefs, home cooks, vintners, and cheese-makers drawn from the more than one hundred cultures that make up the country today—Jewish, Arab, Muslim, Christian, Druze, and beyond.

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    Thursday, December 22, 1:00 p.m.


    Come along on an adventure as Babe, an endearing little pig who is raised by sheepdogs and befriends other farm animals, ultimately becomes a herder himself and triumphs against great odds.

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