A young Maori girl believes she is destined to be the next chief of her tribe.
Leona, an insulated young Syrian Jewish woman in Mexico City, faces family disapproval when she dates a non-Jewish man.
In eleventh century China, a monk gives a humble copyist the lofty assignment of copying a Buddhist sutra that will liberate trapped souls.
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
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?
A dying man tries to find who is responsible for poisoning him while he was vacationing in San Francisco.
L.A. private detective Jake Gittes uncovers a lot more than adultery when he investigates the presumed infidelity of a water engineer.