Melnitz Movies Archives

April 22, 2014 - 7:30pm
RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sneak-preview-blue-ruin-jeremy-saulnier-201... "Saulnier has made a film of almost unbearable tension, a no-frills pressure cooker that rattles the senses not just for what occurs...but for what’s waiting just off...
April 4, 2014 - 8:00pm
Directed by Academy Award-Nominated Steven Knight Starring: Tom Hardy, Ruth Wilson, Andrew Scott, and Olivia Colman ***Followed by a Q & A with Director and Writer, Steven Knight (Redemption, Eastern Promises and Dirty Pretty Things)*** Official...
April 3, 2014 - 7:30pm
Directed by Jim Jarmusch Starring: Tilda Swinton, Tom Hiddleston, Mia Wasikowska, Anton Yelchin, and John Hurt Official Selection at Cannes, TIFF, NYFF, Sundance, and SXSW Thursday, April 3rd at 7:30 PM at the James Bridges Theater "The...
April 1, 2014 - 7:30pm
Melnitz Movies and the UCLA Department of French and Francophone Studies Presents a 50th Anniversary Screening of:BAND OF OUTSIDERS (Bande à part) (1964) in 35mm! Directed by Jean-Luc Godard Starring: Anna Karina, Claude Brasseur, Danièle Girard...
March 6, 2014 - 7:30pm
RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sneak-preview-enemy-denis-villeneuve-2013-t... Brilliantly adapted from the late Nobel Prize-winning author José Saramago's 2002 novel The Double, the latest from the Academy Award-nominated Denis Villeneuve...
March 4, 2014 - 7:30pm
RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sneak-preview-it-felt-like-love-eliza-hittm... During an uneventful summer on the outskirts of Brooklyn, Lila, a lonely fourteen-year-old from Gravesend, turns her attentions to Sammy, an older thug she sees at...
February 27, 2014 - 7:30pm
RSVP for tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-act-of-killing-directors-cut-joshua-opp... Academy Award Nominee – Best Documentary Feature! In this chilling and inventive documentary, executive produced by Errol Morris (The Fog Of War) and...
February 25, 2014 - 7:30pm
RSVP for tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-last-time-i-saw-macao-joao-rui-guerra-d... A wonderfully mysterious, shape-shifting feature from celebrated filmmakers Joгo Pedro Rodrigues and Joгo Rui Guerra da Mata, The Last Time I Saw Macao is...
February 13, 2014 - 7:30pm
For Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/crosstown-crime-die-hard-john-mctiernan-198... 35mm Print! Melnitz Movies Presents CROSSTOWN CRIME, an ongoing repertory series exploring the geography of Los Angeles through the genre of crime films. Los...
February 11, 2014 - 7:30pm
For Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-great-flood-bill-morrison-2013-tickets-... The Mississippi River Flood of 1927 was the most destructive river flood in American history. In the spring of 1927, the river broke out of its banks in 145...
February 6, 2014 - 7:30pm
MELNITZ MOVIES & The UCLA Office of Information Technology Present TERMS & CONDITIONS MAY APPLY (2013) For tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/terms-conditions-may-apply-2013-cullen-hoba... What are you really agreeing to when you click “I...
February 4, 2014 - 7:30pm
For Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/an-autumn-afternoon-1962-yasujiro-ozu-ticke... New Digital Restoration! Yasujiro Ozu's final film joins such ultimate movies as Robert Bresson's L'Argent and Carl Theodor Dreyer's Gertrud as a great but...
January 23, 2014 - 7:30pm
For Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sneak-preview-stranger-by-the-lake-2013-ala... Winner of the best director prize in the Un Certain Regarde section at Cannes, Alain Guiraudie's latest takes place over nine days at an isolated lakeside gay...
January 14, 2014 - 7:30pm
Please note: SCREENING RESTRICTED TO UCLA STUDENTS/FACULTY/STAFF/ALUMNI WITH VALID BRUINCARD ID. Directed by Kore-eda Hirokazu Featuring: Masaharu Fukuyama, Machiko Ono, and Yôko Maki Official Selection at the Cannes International Film Festival,...
January 9, 2014 - 7:30pm
Directed by Stanley Kubrick Starring: Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden "This landmark movie's madcap humor and terrifying suspense remain undiminished by time." —The Chicago Tribune "Nothing would seen to be farther apart than nuclear...
January 7, 2014 - 7:30pm
The Apartment (1960) is producer/director Billy Wilder's bittersweet, heart-rending tragi-comedy/drama of a compliant insurance clerk (Lemmon) who secretly lends out his apartment to other company executives for adulterous sexual affairs and...
December 10, 2013 - 4:00pm
A fictional film set in the alluring world of one of the most extraordinary scandals of the 1970s, American Hustle tells the story of brilliant con man Irving Rosenfeld (Christian Bale), who along with his equally cunning and seductive partner...
December 5, 2013 - 7:30pm
Academy Award winner Asghar Farhadi (A Separation) continues his career-defining exploration of family dynamics, morality and class conflict. After four years of separation, Ahmad returns to Paris from Tehran to finalize his divorce with his wife...
November 26, 2013 - 7:30pm
Inside Llewyn Davis, the new film from Academy Award-winners Joel and Ethan Coen, follows a week in the life of a young folk singer at a crossroads, struggling to make it in the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. Llewyn Davis (Oscar Isaac)—guitar...
November 22, 2013 - 7:30pm
A Woody Allen Manhattan mosaic, Hannah and Her Sisters concerns the lives, loves, and infidelities among a tightly-knit artistic clan. Hannah (Mia Farrow) regularly meets with her sisters Holly (Dianne Wiest) and Lee (Barbara Hershey) to discuss the...
November 21, 2013 - 7:30pm
Followed by a Q&A with Producer Julian Cautherley and Writer Pedro Kos! For Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sneak-preview-the-crash-reel-lucy-walker-20... "Compulsive and thrilling...required viewing." — The Hollywood Reporter...
November 7, 2013 - 7:30pm
“Haunting….A rare glimpse into child­hood.” — Variety “Frankly, this is most beautiful documentary I can remember." - Howard Feinstein, Filmmaker Magazine Filmed over nearly three years, THESE BIRDS WALK is the story of Omar, a high-spirited...
November 5, 2013 - 7:30pm
Eusebio is a quiet man, living his routine and solitary life even as the devastating, mysterious epidemic sweeping Lima keeps him busy from morning ‘til night. A forensic cleaner who sterilizes the apartments of the dead, Eusebio has more work than...
October 29, 2013 - 7:30pm
Directed by Claire Denis Starring: Vincent Lindon and Chiara Mastroianni Tuesday, October 29 at 7:30 PM at the James Bridges Theater Featured at the Cannes Film Festival, Toronto International Fim Festival, and New York Film Festival...
October 25, 2013 - 7:30pm
Melnitz Movies & The UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television present: Oliver Stone's UNTOLD HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES Discussion and book signing with Oscar-winning director Oliver Stone and historian Peter Kuznick to follow the...
October 24, 2013 - 7:30pm
2013 Berlin International Film Festival Selection and Winner of the Gold Stallion Award for Best Picture and Best Actor at FESPACO **Director Alain Gomis and Actor Saul Williams will be in attendance for a Q & A following the screening** "...
October 22, 2013 - 7:30pm
FIPRESCI PRIZE AND PALME D'OR WINNER AT THE CANNES FILM FESTIVAL Directed by Abdellatif Kechiche (The Secret of the Grain, Games of Love and Chance) Starring: Adele Exarchopoulos and Léa Seydoux NC-17 - Screening restricted to UCLA...
October 8, 2013 - 7:30pm
**SCREENING RESTRICTED TO UCLA STUDENTS, FACULTY, AND ALUMNI WITH BRUINCARD ID** Reserve your tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/event/8646793793 Opening Oct. 11th at Laemmle Royal & Playhouse: http://www.laemmle.com/films/37443 "Jia is simply...
October 4, 2013 - 7:30am
A film by Jean-Luc Godard, Joris Ivens, William Klein, Claude Lelouch, Chris Marker, and Alain Resnais New Restoration! Reserve your tickets: www.eventbrite.com/event/8557512751 Initiated and edited by Chris Marker, Far from Vietnam is an epic 1967...
October 3, 2013 - 7:30pm
Reserve your tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/event/4416846908 Back to School Screening! 35mm print! Wes Anderson’s smart, refreshing picture is all about Max Fischer (Jason Schwartzman), who is in the tenth grade at Rushmore Academy—or, to put...