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CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 6:00pm
May 2021 CinemaLit: Visions of the Sacred on Film
Members Free, Public Sliding Scale Free to $10
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/discussion-of-whale-rider-2002-102-minutes-registration-148679802291
CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, May 21, 2021 - 6:00pm
May 2021 CinemaLit: Visions of the Sacred on Film
Members Free, Public Sliding Scale Free to $10
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/discussion-of-leona-2019-97-minutes-registration-148680285737
CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, May 28, 2021 - 6:00pm
May 2021 CinemaLit: Visions of the Sacred on Film
Members Free, Public Sliding Scale Free to $10
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/discussion-of-legend-of-the-mountain-1979-193-minutes-registration-148680927657
CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, June 04, 2021 - 6:00pm
A CinemaLit Author Event, cosponsored by Heyday Books
Members Free, Public Sliding Scale Free to $10, Heyday Books Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dream-state-california-in-the-movies-a-cinemalit-salon-author-event-tickets-151140580545
CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 6:00pm
June 2021 CinemaLit: ream State: California in the Movies
Members Free, Public Sliding Scale Free to $10
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/zoom-discussion-of-too-late-for-tears-1949-102-minutes-registration-153058464989
CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, June 18, 2021 - 6:00pm
June 2021 CinemaLit: ream State: California in the Movies
Members Free, Public Sliding Scale Free to $10
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/zoom-discussion-of-doa-1950-84-minutes-registration-153061494049
CinemaLit Films, Club Events
Friday, June 25, 2021 - 6:00pm
June 2021 CinemaLit: ream State: California in the Movies
Members Free, Public Sliding Scale Free to $10
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/copy-of-zoom-discussion-of-chinatown-1974-131-minutes-registration-153064434845
CinemaLit Films
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 6:00pm

Zoom Salon - Whale Rider (2002) – 102 minutes

May 2021 CinemaLit: Visions of the Sacred on Film

A young Maori girl believes she is destined to be the next chief of her tribe.

Members Free
Public Sliding Scale Free to $10

CinemaLit Films
Friday, May 21, 2021 - 6:00pm

Zoom Salon - Leona (2019) – 95 minutes

May 2021 CinemaLit: Visions of the Sacred on Film

Leona, an insulated young Syrian Jewish woman in Mexico City, faces family disapproval when she dates a non-Jewish man.

Members Free
Public Sliding Scale Free to $10

CinemaLit Films
Friday, May 28, 2021 - 6:00pm

Zoom Salon - Legend of the Mountain (1979) – 193 minutes

May 2021 CinemaLit: Visions of the Sacred on Film

In eleventh century China, a monk gives a humble copyist the lofty assignment of copying a Buddhist sutra that will liberate trapped souls.

Members Free
Public Sliding Scale Free to $10

CinemaLit Films
Friday, June 04, 2021 - 6:00pm

Dream State: California in the Movies, with author Mick LaSalle, a Zoom salon

A CinemaLit Author Event, cosponsored by Heyday Books

Dream State is a freewheeling journey through several dozen big-screen visions of the Golden State. Author Mick LaSalle will be in conversation about his new book with CinemaLit Curator Matthew Kennedy, followed by a disussion of A Star is Born. Cosponsored by Heyday Books

Members Free
Public Sliding Scale Free to $10
Heyday Books Free

CinemaLit Films
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 6:00pm

Zoom Salon - Too Late for Tears (1949) – 102 minutes

June 2021 CinemaLit: ream State: California in the Movies

A bag of cash practically drops into the laps of a couple driving through the Hollywood Hills. Will they keep it or not? Well, it's a noir film. What do you think?

Members Free
Public Sliding Scale Free to $10

CinemaLit Films
Friday, June 18, 2021 - 6:00pm

Zoom Salon - D.O.A. (1950) – 84 minutes

June 2021 CinemaLit: ream State: California in the Movies

A dying man tries to find who is responsible for poisoning him while he was vacationing in San Francisco.

Members Free
Public Sliding Scale Free to $10

CinemaLit Films
Friday, June 25, 2021 - 6:00pm

Zoom Salon - Chinatown (1974) – 131 minutes

June 2021 CinemaLit: ream State: California in the Movies

L.A. private detective Jake Gittes uncovers a lot more than adultery when he investigates the presumed infidelity of a water engineer.

Members Free
Public Sliding Scale Free to $10