Event Listings
Event Listings - 2007
By Sharifah Chammas
Jul 26, 2007 - 9:18:39 AM


"Great to Be Nominated Film" Series Part 4
(Academy of Motion Picture & Arts)
The "Great To Be Nominated" series, featuring the picture from each Academy Awards® year that received the most nominations without winning the Best Picture award, continues its fourth installment.
Features start at 7:00 p.m. and shorts at 7:30 p.m.
August 6 - The Godfather, Part III (1990)
August 13 - Bugsy (1991)
August 20 - Howards End (1992)
Individual tickets are $5 for the general public and $3 for Academy members and students with a valid ID.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. (one hour before the feature).  All seating is unreserved. The Samuel Goldwyn Theater is located at 8949 Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills. For additional information, please call the Academy at (310) 247-3600.

Beverly Hills, CA - Rarely seen home movies from the
personal collections of Hollywood legends such as Alfred Hitchcock, Esther Williams and Steve McQueen will screen during the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' presentation of "Hollywood Home Movies:
Treasures from the Academy Film Archive" on Saturday, August 11, at 7 p.m. at the Linwood Dunn Theater at the Academy's Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study in Hollywood.
Tickets to "Hollywood Home Movies" are $5 for the general public and $3 for Academy members and students with a valid ID. They will be available beginning August 1 by mail or at the Academy box office during regular business hours. Tickets also may be purchased online at
The Linwood Dunn Theater is located at 1313 Vine Street in Hollywood. Free parking is available through the entrance on Homewood Avenue. For additional information, call (310) 247-3600.

Santa Monica Film Festival
A prestigious independent film festival that showcases local,
national and international filmmakers. Opening Night Films; Opening
Night Party; Weekend Films and Seminars; Awards Party.
Date/Time:  8/3/2007
Location: Aero Theater, Santa Monica Library, Bergamot Station Arts Center
Contact: David Katz at (310)452-6688
Cost: $10 all film pass, $20 party ticket. Films at the library are free.

Jazz Concert Series
Jazz concert series on the front lawn of City Hall. Attendees may
bring picnic, blankets and lawn chairs. August 5: Brasil, Brazil
August 12: Jazz Tap Ensemble August 19: Nate Birkey August 26: Hot
Salsa Mama Maggie Palomo
Date/Time:  8/5/2007
Location: City Hall (1685 Main St.), Lawn
Parking available in Civic lot or on street (metered).
Cost: free

Santa Monica Drive-In Series at the Pier
Date: August 1, 2007 - September 26, 2007
Time: 7.00 doors open for screening at sunset, approx. 8pm
Location: Santa Monica Pier
The summer classic returns - movies over the water and under the
stars! Just bring something - or someone - to keep you warm as the
Pier screens a fun, family-orientated film on a huge screen under
the night sky for nine weeks every tuesday evening from Aug 1st to
Sept 26th. Free admission but tickets required for entry. Tickets
available Wednesday prior to each weeks screening from following
locations: 3 Santa Monica Convention & Visitor Centers, Vidiots or
KIIS Beach Shack on the pier. Screenings benefit the Cancer Relief
Fund - donations welcome on the way out. Rental chairs $5 (proceeds
to Cancer Relief). Parking available in beach lots near the pier
for $5-$8. Call for movie schedule: 310 393 7593

Pier JAMS: Revolution Drum & Bugle Corps
Date: August 5, 2007
Time: 1pm
Location: 370 Santa Monica Pier


fables ! science ! music ! dance
Saturday, August 4, 2007 - 9:00am to 4:00pm. Location: Our Community School 16514 Nordhoff Street, North Hills, CA 91343 registration includes lunch:

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