Film Society

Registration for SAG-AFTRA Film Society’s 2016/17 Season is now closed.

Please check back with the website frequently for the latest updates and announcements about Season 2016-17 Season!

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

 

2016/17 Season Upcoming Films

SAG-AFTRA FILM SOCIETY SEASON 2016/17

SPECIAL OFFER for Foreign Film Weekend

 

The SAG-AFTRA Film Society would like to offer Film Society members an opportunity to purchase a guest pass for just $5 per person.   This Weekend Special $5 guest pass will be valid this weekend only for our Foreign Film Weekend on Jan. 13 and 14 at the Directors Guild of America.

Members may purchase a maximum of two of the Weekend Special $5 guest passes per film title – one guest per pass -- while supplies last.

Reminder: Guest passes are not sold at the theater. They can only be purchased from the SAG-AFTRA cashiers’ window with cash, by check, or with money orders. The cashiers’ window is normally open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and can be found in the Membership Lobby at 5757 Wilshire Blvd

A MAN CALLED OVE
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Friday, January 13 @ 6:30 p.m.

Directors Guild of America
7920 Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles

Cast: Rolf Lassgård, Filip Berg, Ida Engvoll, Bahar Pars, Tobias Almborg, Klas Wiljergard, Chatarina Larsson, Borje Lundberg
Directed by: Hannes Holm
Story by: Screenplay Hannes Holm, based on the book by Fredrik Backman
Produced by: Annica Bellander, Nicklas Wikstrom Nicastro
Running Time: 116 minutes
Rated: PG-13
Courtesy of: Music Box Films
Release Date: September 20, 2016 (US)

Official Oscar® Entry: Best Foreign Language Film (Sweden)
In Swedish and Persian with English Subtitles

TANNA
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Friday, January 13 @ 9:15 p.m.

Cast: Mungau Dain, Marie Wawa
Directed by: Bentley Dean, Martin Butler
Story by: Bentley Dean, Martin Butler and John Collee in collaboration with the people of Yakel
Produced by: Martin Butler, Bentley Dean, Carolyn Johnson
Running Time: 104 minutes
Rated: Not Rated
Courtesy of: Lightyear Entertainment
Release Date: May 4, 2016 (US)

Official Oscar® Entry: Best Foreign Language Film (Australia)
In Nauvha with English Subtitles

TONI ERDMANN
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Saturday, January 14 @ 11:00 a.m.

Cast: Peter Simonischek, Sandra Hüller, Michael Wittenborn
Written and Directed by: Maren Ade
Produced by: Maren Ade, Jonas Dornbach, Janine Jackowski, Michael Merkt
Running Time: 162 minutes
Rated: R
Courtesy of: Sony Pictures Classics
Release Date: December 25, 2016 (US)

Official Oscar® Entry: Best Foreign Language Film (Germany)
In German and Romanian with English Subtitles

MY LIFE AS A ZUCCHINI
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Saturday, January 14 @ 3:00 p.m.

Cast: Gaspard Schlatter, Sixtine Murat, Pauline Jaccoud, Michel Vuillermoz
Directed by: Claude Barras
Story by: Celine Sciamma
Produced by: Max Karli, Pauline Gygax, Armelle Glorennec, Marc Bonny, Michel Merkt, Kate Merkt
Running Time: 70 minutes
Rated: Not Yet Rated
Courtesy of: GKIDS
Release Date: January 21, 2017 (US)

Official Oscar® Entry: Best Foreign Language Film (Switzerland)
In French with English Subtitles

THE SALESMAN
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Saturday, January 14 @ 5:30 p.m.

Cast: Shahab Hosseini, Taraneh Alidoosti, Babak Karimi, Farid Sajjadi Hosseini,
Directed and Written by: Asghar Farhadi
Produced by: Alexandre Mallet-Guy, Asghar Farhadi
Running Time: 125 minutes
Rated: PG-13
Courtesy of: Amazon Studios and Cohen Media Group
Release Date: January 27, 2017 (US)

Official Oscar® Entry: Best Foreign Language Film (Iran)
In Persian with English Subtitles

LAND OF MINE
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Saturday, January 14 @ 8:30 p.m.

Cast: Roland Møller, Mikkel Boe Følsgaard, Louis Hofmann, Joel Basman, Emil Belton, Osakar Belton
Written and Directed by: Martin Zandvliet
Produced by: Mikael Chr. Rieks, Malte Grunert
Running Time: 100 minutes
Rated: R
Courtesy of: Sony Pictures Classics
Release Date: January 22, 2016 (US)

Official Oscar® Entry: Best Foreign Language Film (Denmark)
In Danish and German with English Subtitles