Weird: The Al Yankovic Story


Weird: The Al Yankovic Story

Please note…

This theatrical screening has reached its registration capacity.

Join us for a special theatrical screening* of Weird: The Al Yankovic Story, followed by an in-person conversation with director Eric Appel and producer Mike Farah, moderated by Josh Welsh (President, Film Independent).

Bonus! Film Independent Members receive free popcorn and beverages with ticket purchase. After completing your purchase, email to request a voucher.

* Masks are recommended for attendees, but not required.

Directed by Eric Appel, Weird: The Al Yankovic Story explores every facet of Yankovic’s life, from his meteoric rise to fame with early hits like “Eat It” and “Like a Surgeon” to his torrid celebrity love affairs and famously depraved lifestyle.

From Roku, Weird: The Al Yankovic Story premieres November 4 exclusively on The Roku Channel.

2022, 108 minutes, color | Written by Al Yankovic & Eric Appel | Directed by Eric Appel | Starring Daniel Radcliffe, Evan Rachel Wood, Rainn Wilson, and Quinta Brunson | Produced by Mike Farah, Joe Farrell, Whitney Hodack, Tim Headington, Lia Buman, Max Silva, Al Yankovic and Eric Appel  | Executive Produced by Henry Muñoz III, Neil Shah and Zachary Halley

Registration Information

Film Independent Members and the general public can purchase tickets for this event starting at 11:00 am on Thursday, October 13. | Tickets are $20 each; up to nine tickets per transaction.

Details & Parking

On the day of the event, the venue will open one hour prior to the scheduled start time.

Masks are recommended, but not required. This is subject to change as we continue to monitor public health guidance.

Parking is available in a metered lot on Idaho Avenue off Sawtelle, just south of Santa Monica Boulevard; two hours maximum. Metered spots on Sawtelle and Idaho are one hour only until evening. Read all posted signs.


Film Independent is committed to hosting events that are accessible to everyone. For inquiries regarding accessibility, or to request an accommodation, please contact us at or 323 556 9305.

Screening Policies

Availability window and capacity may vary; always purchase tickets as early as possible.

Attendees are required to follow all rules and guidelines as laid out by Film Independent and/or its partners. If a guest has been registered for an event by a Member, these policies shall apply to that guest. Violation of policies may result in suspension or termination of Membership, and/or denial of access to future Film Independent events.

Event details and guest participation are subject to change or cancellation without prior notice.