2015, Submarine Entertainment, 101 min. Documentary. Having premiered in the Cannes Film Festivals Cannes Classics section, this new documentary by Academy Award-nominated director Daniel Raim and executive producer Danny DeVito is a funny and moving true story about the romantic and creative adventures of storyboard artist and production designer Harold Michelson and his wife, film researcher Lillian Michelson - a talented couple once considered the heart of Hollywood. Their love for their profession and each other inspired many while leaving a rich and enduring film legacy, including THE TEN COMMANDMENTS (1956), THE APARTMENT (1960), WHOS AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? (1966), THE BIRDS (1963), THE GRADUATE (1967), ROSEMARYS BABY (1968), FIDDLER ON THE ROOF (1971), STAR TREK: THE MOTION PICTURE (1979), SCARFACE (1983) and more.
The Emmy Award-winning writer, director, and producer Ryan Murphy has been taking prime-time television by storm with his genre-bending projects since 1999. He is the cocreator of Popular, Glee, The New Normal, American Horror Story, and Scream Queens; the creator of Nip/Tuck; and the producer and director of American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson.
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The construction boom in Beijing produced architectural wonders including the National Stadium (Herzog & de Meuron), National Aquatics Center (PTW Architects), CCTV building (Rem Koolhaas), and National Theater (Paul Andreu). In creating this futuristic skyline, however, many of the citys old neighborhoods and hutongs (narrow alleys) were sacrificed. Working with a Chinese crew, Australian filmmaker Georgia Wallace-Crabbe captures the dilemma that exists when development confronts preservation.
In the Mongolian grasslands, a plucky young girl finds a small dog in a cave and befriends it despite her fathers objections. The Cave of the Yellow Dogs gentle hymn to nomadic life in the steppes depicts a tale of canine companionship resonant with Buddhist tradition, as well as a familiar parental dilemma. (2005, dir. Byambasuren Davaa, color, in Mongolian with English subtitles, 93 min.). Recommended for ages 7+ though all ages are welcome.
12505 Vista del Mar, Playa del Rey, CA 90293
1:00pm to 3:00pm
The Department of Beaches and Harbors presents Beach Movie Nights. Pack your picnic baskets and bring the family to the Dockweiler Youth Center on Friday nights to enjoy our free outdoor movie screeni...