German Currents Kino: MISSION: SPUTNIK (November 18)

After her beloved uncle is expelled to West Berlin, a young East German girl builds a teleporting machine with the help of her friends so she can visit him, but the experiment goes awry and her whole village is ...

On Her Shoulders (November 9 – November 15)

On her Shoulders is a powerful documentary about Nobel Peace Prize winner Nadia Murad, a 23-year-old Yazidi genocide and ISIS sexual slavery survivor, determined to tell her story. As her journey leads down paths of ...

The Asian Film Festival 2018 Arrives at the Digital Gym Cinema! (November 16 & November 17)

The Asian Film Festival 2018, a traveling film festival featuring five of the most popular and acclaimed recently-released Asian movies, arrives in San Diego this November! Media Arts Center’s San Diego Latino ...

Matangi / Maya / M.I.A (November 2 – November 8)

Drawn from a cache of personal video recordings from the past 22 years, director Steve Loveridge’s Sundance award winning MATANGI / MAYA / M.I.A. is a startlingly personal profile of the critically acclaimed ...

Brewmaster (November 2 – November 8)

BREWMASTER is a film for beer lovers! Douglas Tirola details the rise of craft beer’s popularity and follows two enthusiasts chasing their American brewing dreams.   “‘Brewmaster’ is a great ...

Last Chance Indies: The Happy Prince  (November 2 – November 8)

Rupert Everett directs and stars as Oscar Wilde in THE HAPPY PRINCE, a biopic about the literary genius’ final days while on exile in Europe. Co-starring Colin Firth, and Emily Watson.   “Florid but ...

Fall 2018 Teen Producers Project (Sept 22 – Dec 8)

Our classes are created to accommodate youth of all age and experience levels. Learn more about what level is right for you:   Intro Teen Producers Project (Intro to Documentary Filmmaking) The TEEN PRODUCERS ...

Garry Winogrand: All Things Are Photographable (November 30 – December 6)

“What is a photograph?” Garry Winogrand (1928-1984) asks in his iconic, gravelly Bronx accent. Decades before digital technology transformed how we make and see pictures, Winogrand made hundreds of ...

THE LOCALS: The Samuel Project (October 26 – November 1)

THE LOCALS, an on-going series at the Digital Gym Cinema celebrating films produced in the San Diego Region, presents Marc Fusco’s crowd-pleasing THE SAMUEL PROJECT, a film about a teenager who makes his ...

The Hola Mexico Film Tour 2018 Arrives at the Digital Gym Cinema! (October 19 – 25th)

The Hola Mexico Film Tour 2018, a traveling film festival featuring eight of the most popular and acclaimed recently-released Mexican movies, arrives in San Diego this October! Media Arts Center’s San Diego ...