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Director SCOTTY BAKER and guests join us for Tuesday & Wednesday night’s 5TH PASSENGER evening screenings!

Director SCOTTY BAKER and guests join us for Tuesday & Wednesday night’s 5TH PASSENGER evening screenings!

We are excited to announce that writer/director Scotty Baker will be joining us in person for select screenings of his new tale of science-fiction terror, 5th Passenger!  Scotty will be discussing his film following our 9:30pm screening on Tuesday, June 12th, as well as both our 7:30pm and 9:30pm screenings on Wednesday, June 13th!     JoiningRead more about Director SCOTTY BAKER and guests join us for Tuesday & Wednesday night’s 5TH PASSENGER evening screenings![…]

Third Show added to MST3K’s THE MADS as original shows come close to selling out!

Third Show added to MST3K’s THE MADS as original shows come close to selling out!

The Mads Are Back!  And as our 8pm shows on Friday, June 29th and Saturday, June 30th inch closer and closer to selling out, we are excited to announce the addition of a 2:30pm show on Saturday, June 30th! Join Mystery Science Theater 3000’s “TV’s Frank” Conniff and Trace Beaulieu as they screen some of the worstRead more about Third Show added to MST3K’s THE MADS as original shows come close to selling out![…]

PASSES ARE NOW ON SALE FOR HORRIBLE IMAGININGS FILM FESTIVAL!

PASSES ARE NOW ON SALE FOR HORRIBLE IMAGININGS FILM FESTIVAL!

Calling all lovers of horror cinema!  The ninth annual Horrible Imaginings Film Festival returns to Southern California August 31 – September 2 – at its new home, The Frida Cinema! A three-day celebration of the horror genre, showcasing short and feature-length films (it’s not too late to submit your film!), Horrible Imaginings Film Festival’s mission is to amplifyRead more about PASSES ARE NOW ON SALE FOR HORRIBLE IMAGININGS FILM FESTIVAL![…]

PENELOPE SPHEERIS comes to The Frida with two Double Features – including THE DECLINE OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION Parts I, II, & III!

PENELOPE SPHEERIS comes to The Frida with two Double Features – including THE DECLINE OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION Parts I, II, & III!

Legendary director Penelope Spheeris is coming to The Frida! In celebration of the new 2K restorations of her acclaimed documentary trilogy The Decline of Western Civilization, Penelope Spheeris will be joining us in person for two special double-feature screenings! Friday, March 23 – 7:30pm It all starts March 23rd with 1981’s The Decline of Western Civilization, followed by 1998’s TheRead more about PENELOPE SPHEERIS comes to The Frida with two Double Features – including THE DECLINE OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION Parts I, II, & III![…]

The 2018 Academy Award nominees for BEST SHORT come to The Frida!  Here’s the full schedule!

The 2018 Academy Award nominees for BEST SHORT come to The Frida! Here’s the full schedule!

The Frida Cinema is excited to continue its annual tradition of bringing our community the opportunity to experience this year’s nominees for Best Short Film on the big screen, in all three categories: LIVE ACTION Short Films, ANIMATED Short Films, and DOCUMENTARY Short Films!  Experience them all March 2 – 8! Full schedule of presentations: LIVE ACTION Click for lineup ofRead more about The 2018 Academy Award nominees for BEST SHORT come to The Frida! Here’s the full schedule![…]

AWARDS VIEWING PARTY 2018!  3rd Annual FREE Event, Sunday March 4th!

AWARDS VIEWING PARTY 2018! 3rd Annual FREE Event, Sunday March 4th!

Doors / Televised Arrivals: 4pm Awards: 5:30pm It’s that time again!  Join us Sunday, March 4th for Hollywood’s biggest night, presented live on the big screen at The Frida!  Doors open at 4pm, when the celebrities start to arrive at Hollywood’s Dolby Theater.  Awards start at 5:30pm! You thought last year’s competition was rough, withRead more about AWARDS VIEWING PARTY 2018! 3rd Annual FREE Event, Sunday March 4th![…]

DEREK NGUYEN, director of new Vietnamese horror film THE HOUSEMAID, and producer TIMOTHY LINH BUI coming to The Frida for our 8PM screening Saturday, February 24!

DEREK NGUYEN, director of new Vietnamese horror film THE HOUSEMAID, and producer TIMOTHY LINH BUI coming to The Frida for our 8PM screening Saturday, February 24!

We are pleased to announce that director Derek Nguyen and director Timothy Linh Bui will be joining us in person for a Q&A following our 8pm screening of The Housemaid (Cô Haû Gaí), the buzzed-about new tale of horror from IFC Midnights (The Babadook)!  Nguyen, who is also a producer known for Buster’s Mal Heart and Lovesong, will beRead more about DEREK NGUYEN, director of new Vietnamese horror film THE HOUSEMAID, and producer TIMOTHY LINH BUI coming to The Frida for our 8PM screening Saturday, February 24![…]