The Frida Cinema is a community-based, mission-driven, non-profit Art House theatre
dedicated to enriching, connecting, and educating communities through the art of cinema.
305 E. 4th Street, Santa Ana CA 92701
FRANK IS A HIT! Cheers to everyone who made new indie gem FRANK a hit at The Frida over the weekend! By popular demand, we are adding TWO showtimes for Frank throughout the week – from Labor Day, September 1 through Thursday, September 4, Frank will screen daily at 3pm, 5pm, 7pm, 9pm! Acclaimed Irish director Lenny Abrahamson […]
Oh, what a night! Just minutes after we hung the last of the Galactic Film Fest Art Show pieces up, our wonderful hosts for Friday’s Martinis & the Movies present THE WOMEN event - Gay Neighbors, Family and Friends of Santa Ana - started showing up carrying case after case of Vodka, olives, brightly-colored martini cups, more Vodka, and […]
The Frida Cinema needs a new marquee! To help make this happen, our friends at Gay Neighbors, Families, and Friends of Santa Ana have enlisted the help of Joan Crawford, Norma Shearer, Rosalind Russell, and a cast of dozens of classic cinema women – and a strong martini or two – for a special […]
What do you do when you’re a 13-year-old girl living in Stockholm in New Wave-heavy 1982, and you want to bring punk rock to the masses? If you’re Bobo, Klara, and Hedvig in director Lukas Moodysson’s new indie hit We Are The Best, you cut your hair and start your own punk rock band, […]
THE REP Dir. Morgan White Saturday, June 21 – 5pm, 7:30pm, 9:45pm Sunday, June 22 – 5pm, 7:30pm, 9:45pm *NO SHOW TIME MONDAY* Tuesday, June 24 – 7:30pm Wednesday, June 25 – 7:30pm Thursday, June 26 – 7:30pm A love letter to the hard-working, dedicated repertory cinemas across the nation who keep classic cinema alive […]