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Monica Film Center
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Santa Monica, CA 90401
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93 min. R
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LAEMMLE LIVE: presents Elemental Music Chamber Ensembles – Sunday, June 4, 2017

RSVP USING EVENTBRITE This is a Free Event Please join us at the Monica Film Center on Sunday, June 4, 2017 for another memorable Laemmle Live event.  This month we proudly present some of our youngest local musicians, Elemental Music Chamber Ensembles.  Elemental Music is a 501c3 nonprofit organization in Santa Monica whose mission is to inspire, train and nurture young musicians through high quality, engaging ensemble programs. The concert will feature a diverse mix from traditional Bach chorales to arrangements of contemporary soundtracks from television shows and movies. Elemental Strings was created [...]
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Milestones of a Spiritual Life: Special Appearances for SACRED at the Monica Film Center.

Special appearances for SACRED: Friday, May 19 @7:50pm introduction by filmmaker Jon Reiss; Saturday, May 20 @7:50pm introduction by Scott Schwenk, teacher at Unplug Meditation and Wanderlust; Thursday, May 25 @7:50pm post-screening discussion with Rabbi Jay Strear of American Jewish University.
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Sebastian Junger & Nick Quested HELL ON EARTH: THE FALL OF SYRIA AND THE RISE OF ISIS Q&A Opening Night at the Monicas.

HELL ON EARTH filmmakers Sebastian Junger and Nick Quested will introduce and participate in a Q&A at the Monica Film Center after the 7:10 PM screening on Friday, May 19.
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On Friday we'll open the winning documentary HAROLD AND LILLIAN: A HOLLYWOOD LOVE STORY at the Monica Film Center, Playhouse 7, and Town Center 5. It is a fascinating account of the romantic and creative partnership of storyboard artist Harold Michelson and film researcher Lillian Michelson, two unsung heroes of Hollywood’s Golden Age. Although they worked on hundreds of classic films and were responsible for some of Hollywood’s most iconic examples of visual storytelling, their contributions remain largely uncredited. This film chronicles their remarkable marriage and careers through six decades of movie-making history. To get [...]
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HAROLD AND LILLIAN: A LOVE STORY Q&A’s this Weekend in Santa Monica, Pasadena, and Encino.

Update 5/15: HAROLD AND LILLIAN filmmaker Daniel Raim and subject Lillian Michelson will participate a Q&A at the Town Center/Encino after the 1:30 PM screening on Sunday, May 21. Former Los Angeles Times entertainment writer Susan King will moderate. ************************************************ The HAROLD AND LILLIAN filmmakers and subject will participate in several Q&A's this weekend: Friday, May 12th, 7:30PM show at the Monica Film Center Daniel Raim (director) & Lillian Michelson (subject/star) Saturday, May 13th, 5:00PM show & 7:30PM show at the Monica Film Center Daniel Raim (director), Patrick Ma [...]
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