Here’s some good news for you Twin Peaks fans as you struggle to wait another full week before Episode 11 – the Criterion Collection, beloved source of lovingly-restored cult, art house, and international cinema, has just announced that they’ll be releasing a special edition of Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me on October 17!  What’s more, […]

The good folks at the Criterion Collection are tirelessly remastering and re-releasing quality films from around the world, but they’re presently on a parallel mission – to encourage folks not to forget the value and magic of a good book… A valid Los Angeles Public Library card has already hooked readers up with some fantastic perks, […]

Thanks to everyone who joined us in May as we kicked off THE CLASSICS, a new weekend series wherein we present legendary films every Saturday and Sunday that share a common genre, theme, decade,  or other such unifying factor.  We went Film Noir our first month, and this June, join us as we present four gun-slinging, […]

Every Saturday and Sunday (unless otherwise noted), The Frida Cinema will be presenting legendary classic films with a monthly focus on genres, years-of-release, and other commonalities that bind the films together.   For our first month we have chosen some celebrated works of Film Noir, and are kicking it off with director Charles Laughton’s 1955 […]

This June, we dedicate our new monthly series THE DIRECTORS, which showcases highlights from the career of a filmmaker whose works have contributed greatly to the art and history of cinema, to four classic films by the iconic Martin Scorsese. All films begin at 8pm.  To represent Scorsese’s amazing catalog of powerful films, each brimming with […]