Construction for the OC Streetcar is underway, with a closure of 4th Street expected in the months ahead. Please note — the city’s parking structure (behind The Frida Cinema) is still accessible off 5th Street!
The Frida Cinema has made the difficult decision to temporarily close our doors for two weeks effective tomorrow, Friday January 14th.
The Frida Cinema is proud to annouce we have been approved for a $10,000 National Endowment for the Arts Challenge America award to support free community screenings throughout Santa Ana!
Two weeks ago, our Sony projector officially screened its last film. We’re back up and running with a brand new 4K projector, but at a tremendous and completely unexpected cost. We need your help!
Has it really been thirty-five years?? In celebration of our upcoming 35th Anniversary Screening of BLUE VELVET (and accompanying Art Show!), The Frida’s Executive Director Logan Crow looks back at his own 35-year relationship with David Lynch’s iconic 1986 classic.
Celebrate the life and career of the late, great Clarence Williams III with a special screening of director Rusty Cundieff’s 1995 horror anthology classic Tales from the Hood, featuring an iconic performance by the late, great performer.