Last Chance Indies – Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am (August 9 – August 22)

Toni Morrison The Pieces I Am is a documentary celebrating the life and legacy of one of history’s most talented novelists, Toni Morrison. This artful and intimate meditation on the legendary storyteller examines ...

The Reports on Sarah and Saleem (August 9 – August 22)

The Reports of Sarah and Saleem tells the story of Sarah, an Israeli café owner living in West Jerusalem, who has a clandestine relationship with Saleem, her Palestinian bread vendor, who lives in East Jerusalem. ...

What You Gonna Do When The World’s On Fire? (August 16 – August 22)

What You Gonna Do When the World’s on Fire? is the story of a community of black people in the American South during the summer 2017, when a string of brutal killings of young African American men sent shockwaves ...

Fall Teen Producers Project 2019

Welcome to Media Arts Center San Diego’s Award Winning Teen Producers Project – Fall 2019!   In our Fall 2019 filmmaking programs, teens will learn the principals of documentary filmmaking or ...

Youth Media & Tech Camps – Summer 2019

Welcome to Media Arts Center San Diego’s Youth Media & Tech Camps – Summer 2019! Where youth flex their creativity and technology muscles by creating their own movies!     In our Summer ...

German Currents Kino Presents: MOUNTAIN MIRACLE – AN UNEXPECTED FRIENDSHIP (AMELIE RENNT) (August 25)

A young girl prone to life-threatening asthma attacks must adjust to life in bucolic new surroundings while trying to prove to herself and others that asthma will not control her destiny.  Awards: MOUNTAIN MIRACLE ...

German Currents Kino Presents: FINSTERWORLD (August 23)

Finsterworld is an ensemble piece with twelve main characters who are gradually shown to interconnect with each other. Set in a sunlit country of shiny, happy people, offers a visually stunning look at the lives ...

A special presentation of Los años de Fierro presented by EPF Media. The director Santiago Esteinou will be in attendance for a post screening Q&A. The life of César Fierro, the oldest Mexican prisoner on ...

Last Chance Indies – Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am (August 9 – August 15)

A documentary celebrating the life and legacy of one of history’s most talented novelists, Toni Morrison. This artful and intimate meditation on the legendary storyteller examines her life, her works and the ...

Breaking Commandments: Pre-Code Hollywood – Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933) (August 11)

In GOLD DIGGERS OF 1933, things get tough for Carol (Joan Blondell) and her showgirl pals (Ruby Keeler, Aline MacMahon) when the Great Depression kicks in and all the Broadway shows close down. Wealthy songwriter ...