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Sunday, July 31

Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story

Egyptian Theater

6712 Hollywood Blvd, CA 90028, 0

5:30pm

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.

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Monday, August 1

Hammer Conversations: An Evening with Ryan Murphy

Hammer Museum

10899 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90024

7:30pm

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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Tuesday, August 2

Wednesday, August 3

Film Screening: "New Beijing: Reinventing a City"

Fowler Museum at UCLA

UCLA North Campus, Los Angeles, CA 90095

7:30pm

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.

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Saturday, August 6

Sunday, August 7

Hammer Kids Family Flicks Film Series: The Cave of the Yellow Dog

Hammer Museum

10899 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90024

6:00pm

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.

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Tuesday, August 9

Wednesday, August 10

Friday, August 12

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