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Stop Making Sense
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Dance to Jonathan Demme’s Stop Making Sense This Friday!

Stop Making Sense returns Friday night in a dance party edition of Jonathan Demme's 1984 concert film!
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Let It Be
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Ending On a Good Note: Let It Be

Frida Blogger Finn Sullivan reflects on the surprising appeal of the controversial Beatles documentary Let It Be.
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Of Gods and Giants: The Megalomaniacal Movies of Werner Herzog

Frida Blog Editor Reggie Peralta analyzes five Werner Herzog films in anticipation of Fitzcarraldo next week.
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For A Few Dollars More
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Morricone March – March 2024

Celebrate the aural artistry of one of cinema's most accomplished songsmiths with Morricone March!
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Wings Of Desire
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Wim Wenders Month – February 2024

Join us this February for Wim Wenders Month, featuring five films by the beloved German director!
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Stop Making Sense Dance Party Recap
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Event Recap: December Stop Making Sense Dance Party

Frida Blogger Kat Shea describes her time at last month's Stop Making Sense dance party screening.
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Hook 2
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The Writer’s Room: Food Films

The members of the Frida writing team share their favorite cinematic depictions of food.
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New York Film Festival 61
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NYFF61: Close Encounters

Frida Blogger Liam Kilby reviews the Close Encounters series for the 61st New York Film Festival.
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Allensworth
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NYFF61: Allensworth

Frida Blogger Austin Jaye reviews Allensworth for the 61st New York Film Festival.
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The Night Visitors
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NYFF61: The Night Visitors

Frida Blogger Anthony McKelroy reviews The Night Visitors for the 61st New York Film Festival.
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Catvideofest 2023
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CatVideoFest Returns All Weekend Long!

Join us this weekend for CatVideoFest 2023, featuring the latest and best cat videos!
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The Unbinding
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Event Recap: The Unbinding Q&A w/ Greg & Dana Newkirk

Frida writing team member Marleen Apodaca recounts her time at this past weekend's screening and Q&A for The Unbinding, a new paranormal documentary.
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The Unbinding
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The Unbinding Encore + Intro by Greg & Dana Newkirk This Sunday!

Join filmmakers Greg & Dana Newkirk and Karl Pfeiffer for an encore screening of The Unbinding Sunday night!
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Death Is With Me
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Creepy Kingdom Studios Presents Death is With Me Saturday Night!

Join Creepy Kingdom Studios for the SoCal premiere of new paranormal/true crime documentary Death is With Me!
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32 Sounds
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Sam Green’s 32 Sounds Screens All Weekend Long

32 Sounds, a new documentary about the sensation of sound from Sam Green, opens Friday night!
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