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Member Night – January

When: Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015
Time: 7:00 pm
Where: Film Independent Office
Address: 9911 W Pico Blvd 11th Fl Los Angeles, CA 90035
Cost: Free and open to the general public (get tickets)

Film Independent, home of the Independent Spirit Awards and the Los Angeles Film Festival, is a distinct organization that has celebrated artist-driven filmmaking since 1980. Our members are filmmakers, film industry leaders and film lovers. Whether you are looking into membership for the first time -- continue reading →

At LACMA: Mommy

When: Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Bing Theater at LACMA
Address: 5905 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90036
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Free Members-Only Screening: Mommy Includes a conversation with writer/director Xavier Dolan The gifted and prolific young filmmaker Xavier Dolan has made as many films in the past five years as it seems many studio executives have seen. Since 2009, the twenty five year old actor-turned writer/director -- continue reading →

At LACMA: Crazy Heart

When: Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Bing Theater at LACMA
Address: 5905 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90036
Cost: $5 | $7 | $10 (get tickets)

Celebrating the 30th Film Independent Spirit Awards: Crazy Heart  |  Co-presented by the New York Times Film Club Includes a conversation with writer/director Scott Cooper In celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Film Independent Spirit Awards, Film Independent at LACMA takes a look back at a -- continue reading →

At LACMA: An Evening with Richard Linklater

When: Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Bing Theater at LACMA
Address: 5905 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90036
Cost: $15 | $20 | $25 (get tickets)

An Evening with Richard Linklater  |  Co-presented by the New York Times Film Club Includes an evening of clips and conversation with Richard Linklater about his lengthy career and groundbreaking film Boyhood Writer/director Richard Linklater has had one of the most unusual careers of any working -- continue reading →

Know Your Crew: The Script Supervisor

When: Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Film Independent Office
Address: 9911 W Pico Blvd 11th Fl Los Angeles, CA 90035
Cost: Free, for Film Independent Members only (get tickets)

In the second installment of a periodic series focusing on key below-the-line positions, we welcome Script Supervisor Aprill Winney (Jobs, Lovelace, Tim and Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie). The script supervisor’s role on set is not merely to ensure that continuity is maintained from shot to shot. She -- continue reading →

At LACMA: Kroll Show

When: Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Bing Theater at LACMA
Address: 5905 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90036
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Free Screening: Kroll Show Includes a conversation with actor John Mulaney, actor/writer Jon Daly, co-creator John Levenstein and actor/creator Nick Kroll Writer and performer Nick Kroll’s all-inclusive referendum on the narcissism of contemporary popular culture, the Comedy Central series Kroll Show begins its third season on that network. And -- continue reading →

Live Read: Goodfellas

When: Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Bing Theater at LACMA
Address: 5905 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90036
Cost: $25 | $35 | $50 (get tickets)

Live Read of Goodfellas with director Jason Reitman The January installment of director Jason Reitman’s much imitated—but never equaled—landmark program, in which he selects a classic film script and stages a reading before a live audience, is the Live Read production of director Martin Scorsese’s gangster -- continue reading →

At LACMA: Seven Samurai

When: Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Bing Theater at LACMA
Address: 5905 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90036
Cost: $5 | $7 | $10 (get tickets)

In collaboration with Samurai: Japanese Armour from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection Presented in collaboration with Samurai: Japanese Armour from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection, Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 action-adventure epic’s sphere of influence is exhaustingly wide-ranging—its admirers go from George Lucas to Peter Jackson, from Neill -- continue reading →

Directors Close-Up 2015

When: Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: The Landmark Theatre, West Los Angeles
Address: 10850 W Pico Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90064
Who: Open to the Public
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The Film Independent Directors Close-up offers filmmakers and film lovers a unique opportunity to hear directly from the best indie directors and their collaborators, as they explore specific aspects of their craft. Through five in-depth conversations, participants in the program get to ask questions and -- continue reading →

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