• Film Searching for Bobby Fischer

    Searching for Bobby Fischer

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


    Josh is a seven-year-old chess prodigy who gets tips from a hustler named Vinnie (Laurence Fishburne). After Josh’s father hires Bruce (Ben Kingsley) as a chess coach, Josh soon tires of the game and questions his desire to win a national championship.

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  • latin music film flory's flame

    Flory’s Flame

    Thursday, February 18, 8:00 p.m.

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

    View this biographical documentary, presented in association with the Jewish Genealogical Society of Los Angeles, and explore the extraordinary life and career of ninety-year-old Sephardic composer and performer Flory Jagoda.

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  • SIMA Impact Cinema

    Tuesdays, April 26, May 24, June 28, July 26, August 23, 7:30 p.m.

    Tickets on sale March 9, 2016

    Save the dates for this documentary series celebrating storytelling from the front lines of today’s global issues. On the fourth Tuesday of every month from April to August, the Skirball and the Social Impact Media Awards (SIMA) will co-present five films that exemplify excellence in their potential to inspire social change.

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