Film Society

Registration for SAG-AFTRA Film Society’s 2015/16 Season is now closed.

WAITING LIST: If you would like to be placed on the waiting list, please send us an email at In the subject line please write: “2015 WAITING LIST” and follow that with your membership ID number and your name. Note: Your membership ID number is mandatory. We will not be able to add you to the waiting list unless you include your SAG-AFTRA ID number. Emails will be processed in the order received.

If you cannot contact us by email, please contact the Film Society Office at (323) 549-6658 and request to be added to the waiting list. As with the email notice, members must include their member ID number and their name. Please leave a contact phone number in the voicemail message as well.

Please check back with the website frequently for the latest updates and announcements about Season 2015-16 Season!

For Film Society information, call (323) 549-6658 or email The latest information can also be obtained from the Film Society 24-hour hotline at (323) 549-6657.

2015/16 Season Upcoming Films

Information about the extra bonus screenings will be sent via email only. Bonus screenings normally start up in the fall.



Friday, Nov. 13
6:30 p.m., 9:45 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 14
10:30 a.m. (reivsed)

Starring: Bryan Cranston, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Louis C.K., David James Elliott, Elle Fanning, John Goodman, Diane Lane, Alan Tudyk, Michael Stuhlbarg and Helen Mirren
Directed by: Jay Roach
Written by: John McNamara
Based on the book Dalton Trumbo by Bruce Cook
Produced by: Michael London, Janice Williams, Shivani Rawat, Monica Levinson, Nimitt Mankad, John McNamara, Kevin Kelly Brown
Running Time: 124 Minutes
Rated: R
Courtesy of: Bleecker Street
Release: 11/6/2015


Saturday, Nov. 14
3:30 p.m., 7 p.m., 10:15 p.m.

Starring: Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance, Amy Ryan, Alan Alda
Directed by: Steven Spielberg
Screenplay by: Matt Charman, Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
Produced by: Steven Spielberg, Marc Platt, Kristie Macosko Krieger
Running Time: 141 Minutes
Rated: PG-13
Courtesy of: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Release: 10/16/2015



Friday, Nov. 20
6:30 p.m., 10 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 21
11:30 a.m.

Starring: Will Smith, Alec Baldwin, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Arliss Howard, Paul Reiser, Luke Wilson, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Mike O'Malley, David Morse, Albert Brooks
Written and Directed by: Peter Landesman
Based on the GQ article "Game Brain" by: Jeanne Marie Laskas
Produced by: Ridley Scott, Giannina Scott, David Wolthoff, Larry Shuman, Elizabeth Cantillon
Running Time: 123 Minutes
Rated: PG-13
Courtesy of: Columbia Pictures
Release: 12/25/2015


Saturday, Nov. 21
3 p.m., 6:30 p.m., 10 p.m.

Starring: Daniel Craig, Christoph Waltz, Léa Seydoux, Naomie Harris, Ben Whishaw, David Bautista, with Monica Bellucci, and Ralph Fiennes as “M”
Directed by: Sam Mendes
Screenplay by: John Logan and Neal Purvis & Robert Wade
Produced by: Michael G. Wilson, Barbara Broccoli
Running Time: 150 Minutes
Rated: PG-13
Courtesy of: Columbia Pictures
Release: 11/6/2015


Friday, November 27
6:30 p.m., 9:45 p.m.
Saturday, November 28
11:30 a.m.

Starring:  Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Brad Pitt, Melissa Leo, Hamish Linklater, John Magaro, Rafe Spall, Jeremy Strong, Finn Wittrock, Marissa Tomei, Tracy Letts, Byron Mann, Adepero Oduye, Karen Gillian, Max Greenfield, Billy Magnussen

Directed by: Adam McKay
Screenplay by: Charles Randolph and Adam McKay
Based on the book by: Michael Lewis
Produced by: Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Arnon Milchan
Running Time: 131 Minutes
Rated: R
Courtesy of: Paramount Pictures
Release: 12/11/2015


Saturday, November 28
3 p.m., 6 p.m., 9 p.m.

Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander, Ben Whishaw, Sebastian Koch, Amber Heard, Matthias Schoenaerts

Directed by: Tom Hooper
Screenplay by: Lucinda Coxon
Based on the novel by: David Ebershoff
Produced by: Gail Mutrux, Anne Harrison, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Tom Hooper
Running Time: 120 Minutes
Rated: R
Courtesy of: Focus Features
Release: 11/27/2015

Nov. 13/Nov. 14
Nov. 20/21
Nov. 27/28
Dec. 6/7*
Dec. 13/14*
Dec. 18/19

*indicates screening date that falls on a Sunday/Monday.

Screening dates for the remainder of the season will be sent by email, posted to website, and updated on the 24-hour hotline when they become available. Reminder: the Film Society Season ends in April 2016.