Virtual Editing Livestream  w/ Joaquín Elizondo (Saturday Dec. 19th, 12:30PM)

Virtual Editing Livestream w/ Joaquín Elizondo Calling all aspiring filmmakers! Join us on Saturday December 19th, 12:30PM for a very special livestream where you can learn all about film and TV editing from ...

Visions of Science Fiction – Planet of the Apes (1968) (April 8)

A year-long celebration of under-appreciated science fiction films. Presented by the Film Geeks San Diego.   “By its appeal to both the imagination and the intellect within a context of action and elemental ...

Last Chance Indies: Woman at War  (May 3 – May 9)

Halla is a 50-year-old environmental activist who crusades against the local aluminum industry in Iceland. As her actions grow bolder, her life changes in the blink of an eye when she’s finally granted ...

3 Faces  (May 3 – May 9)

Iranian director Jafar Panahi’s fourth completed feature since he was officially banned from filmmaking is one of his very best. Panahi begins with a smartphone video shot by a young woman (Marziyeh Rezaei) who ...

Breaking the Commandments: Pre-Code Hollywood – Design for  Living (1933) (April 7)

Pre-Code Hollywood refers to an era in motion pictures from the arrival of sound in the late 1920s to the mandatory enforcement of the Motion Picture Production Code in July 1934. This series focuses on films made ...

Wrestle  (April 5 – April 11)

Four members of a high school wrestling team chase glory while dealing with poverty, educational hardships, drug temptations, run-ins with the law, and many other challenges.   “WRESTLE will completely suck ...

Never Look Away (Week One Autor) (March 29 – April 11)

When two German art students fall in love, the girl’s father, who has a devastating secret, vows to end their relationship.   Nominated for two Academy Awards 2019 for Best Foreign and Best ...

Last Chance Indies: Apollo 11  (April 5 – April 11)

Never-before-seen footage and audio recordings take you straight into the heart of NASA’s most celebrated mission as astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin embark on a historic trip to the moon.   ...

The 26th San Diego Latino Film Festival (March 14 – 24)

The 26th San Diego Latino Film Festival is once again proud to present to San Diego the incredible diverse amount of genres and movies coming from all over Latin American, Mexico, U.S.A., and Spain. In an effort to ...

Help Support Our Programs. Donate on #GivingTuesday!

#GivingTuesday is on December 1st!  The Media Arts Center San Diego (MACSD) invites you to participate in our #GivingTuesday initiative on December 1st, , 2020. #GivingTuesday is a day in which you can give back ...