Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Weekly What To Do: Thanks AFI Fest For Free Movies and more

Wed, Nov 4. 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Galaxy of Comics
17306 Saticoy St, Van Nuys, California 91406

Grant Morrison Signing
Wed, Nov 4. 7-9pm
Meltdown Comics

Grant's come up with what looks like an awful new book about Santa Claus, wtf Grant. Anyway meet the man whose wrote some fun comics.

AFI Fest 
Nov 5-12
Multiple Theaters
Free or pay for a pass

If you haven't already sign up for free tickets to one of the best film fests in LA. Films from all over and even some fun strange new ones will be showing around Hollywood. There will be lines and waits, but well worth it to see films that might take years to come out. Or you might have a chance to hear what the filmmaker's thinks with cast and crew.

Only in Hollywood Music + Arts Festival
Nov 5-8
Free and ticketed events

 The Only in Hollywood Music + Arts Festival is a four-day music and arts showcase and walkable neighborhood open house. The inaugural Music + Arts experience is a showcaseof both established performers and artists, and emerging young talent. Discover music, art and creativity animating the street scene and facilitating enjoyment of one of L.A.’s
most walkable neighborhoods.

Postcards from Space
Thursday, Nov 5, 7:00pm - 10:00pm

2147 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90026

Oh dang, love the concept and very reminiscent of Gallery 1988's post card show. Now send out a new batch of Christmas cards that can be even more confusing. Wait, didn't Krpton explode, oh, wait this person also went to Doctor Who's Gallifrey, time travel, got it.

CJ Entertainment 20th Anniversary Film Festival
Nov 5-7
CGV Cinemas

Special screenings of CJ Entertainment work, though not my favorite insane horror movie about oil drilling and that Christmas disaster flick one are missing from the list

Watch "M" - Fundraiser 
Thursday, November 5, 2015 7:00 pm -
11:00 pm
Million Dollar Theatre
307 South Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90013
$35.00 - $140.00

For the Angels Flight Railway the crime-noir classic "M" will be screend. Noteworthy due to the fact that the film has never had a legit theatrical release, but the event is also being curated by the Angels Flight Railway Foundation as a fundraiser to to help Angel's Flight "Keep The Lights On".

Nitro Circus Live
Friday, November 6, 7:30 pm
Staples Center 
$39, $49, $79, $499

Choreographed to be like a 1920's circus see what could only be a time traveler's doing as BMX bikes and other rigs from definitely not the 1920's pull off kick-ass stunts.

Storytime 2

Opening Reception
Friday, November 6, 7-9 pm
G1988 (East)

Joey Spiotto's art makes your favorite films become beloved Children's books. I want the Super Street Fighter title.

The Fall of Troy: Adventour Time
November 6, 7:00 pm – 12:00 am
Glass House, Pomona
November 7, 7:00 pm – 12:00 am
Fonda Theatre, Hollywood

The only reason this band is on the list is because they stole their look from Adventure Time.

Opening Reception with the Artist: Saturday, November 7, 2015 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Thinkspace Gallery
6009 Washington Blvd. | Culver City, CA 90232

Thinkspace is pleased to present Matador, featuring new paintings, prints and charcoal works by Brian M. Viveros.

Mon, Nov 9 7:30pm
Linwood Dunn Theater
1313 Vine St 

Director Ernst Lubitsch’s first color film features a recently deceased playboy recounting his lifetime of amorous adventures to a bemused Satan. 

Nov 9-15
Through LA and Santa Monica

Really, starting next Monday, enjoy a week of tech talk in Santa Moinca

Nov 10-15
Multiple Locations

A celebration of 30 years of Vidiots and seeking fine film.