On Saturday June 4, The Frida Cinema is proud to partner with Phone Booth Gallery, and founder / curator Garry Booth, for an Art Show dedicated to the films of celebrated independent filmmaker Jim Jarmusch. Art Show will take place from 6pm – 10pm, and art will remain on display through the month of June. […]
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SHAKESPEARE AT 400: Four stage adaptations of works by William Shakespeare, FREE-OF-CHARGE Saturdays at 1:30pm in April in honor of William Shakespeare’s 400th Birthday!
SHAKESPEARE AT 400 With the partnership of the British Broadcasting Company (BBC), The Frida Cinema will be offering our community to see four rarely-screened stage adaptations of works by William Shakespeare – free of charge! – as BBC and the world celebrate the 400th Birthday of theatre’s most celebrated playwright, William Shakespeare. The Shakespeare […]
U.S. PREMIERE OF BRAND NEW RESTORATION! Friday, April 1 – (3:30pm), 5:30pm, 7:30pm, 9:45pm Saturday, April 2 – (1:00pm), (3:30pm), 5:30pm, 7:30pm, 9:45pm Sunday, April 3 – (1:00pm), (3:30pm), 5:30pm, 7:30pm, 9:45pm Monday, April 4 – (3:30pm), 5:30pm, 7:30pm, 9:45pm Tuesday, April 5 – (3:30pm), 5:30pm, 7:30pm, 9:45pm Wednesday, April 6 – (3:30pm), 5:30pm, 7:30pm, 9:45pm Thursday, […]
TWENTY FILMS. TWO WEEKS. ORIGINAL JAPANESE-LANGUAGE VERSIONS. From Castle in the Sky (1986) to When Marnie was There (2014), the films of Japanese animation studio Studio Ghibli have captured the imagination, swept international awards, and boosted the Japanese film industry, with eight Ghibli titles among the 15 highest-grossing films made in Japan. From July […]
ENCORE! ENCORE! “MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL QUOTE-ALONG” returns for 1:30pm screenings on April 2 & 3!
LET THERE BY MUCH REJOINING!! After our amazing March 18 screening of MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL QUOTE-ALONG – the very first time this new version was screened to an audience ever! – The Frida Cinema is proud to present TWO afternoon encore screenings, Saturday April 2 and Sunday April 3 at 1:30pm! Saturday, […]
2016 Academy Award Winner SON OF SAUL – Best Foreign Language Film – comes to The Frida Cinema March 18
Opening Friday, March 18 and screening daily through Thursday, March 24, The Frida Cinema is proud to present this year’s Academy Award Winner for Best Foreign Language Film – Hungarian director László Nemes’ powerful and intense SON OF SAUL.
2016 Oscar-winners BEAR STORY and STUTTERER – and their follow nominees! – screening through Thursday March 3!
The Frida Cinema is proud to present both the LIVE ACTION and ANIMATION nominees for this year’s Academy Award for Best Short Film – all week long, February 26 – March 3! Click here for full schedule and film synopses.
THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES return to The Frida Cinema February 26-28 – in English AND Spanish performances!
Friday February 26 through Sunday February 28 This weekend, Eve Ensler’s award-winning play THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES returns to The Frida Cinema – with performances in both English and Spanish! Staged annually around the world in recognition of V-Day – a global movement to end violence against women and girls – The Vagina Monologues is performed to […]
THE ROAST OF TYSON PROUNG – Join us Sunday December 27 as our community comes together to support one of our own at a time of urgent need.
If you’re a Downtown Santa Ana artist, musician, community activist, or independent business, chances are know Tyson Proung. The visionary, hard-working, and perpetually selfless man behind Konsept Project – a collective “dedicated to serving musicians, artists, fashion designers and film makers with a wide variety of services including event coordination, production and marketing” – has not […]