• the visitor film

    The Visitor

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


    After finding undocumented immigrants Tarek (Haaz Sleiman) and Zainab (Danai Gurira) living in his apartment, professor Walter Vale (Richard Jenkins) realizes they have nowhere else to go and invites them to stay.

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  • Ushpizin film


    Tuesday, October 11, 1:30 p.m.


    Award-winning Israeli writer-actor Shuli Rand stars in this heartwarming, lighthearted film about ultra-Orthodox Jews learning, living, and loving in contemporary Israel.

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  • A New Color film still

    A New Color: The Art of Being Edythe Boone

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

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

    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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  • sonata film


    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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  • Sam Green and Yo La Tengo by Ed Dittenhoefer, Ithaca Times, 2012

    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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