Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

August 2020

AROUND THE SUN on South Bay Film Society Virtual Cinema

August 13 - September 22

Screening ended. Ticket purchasers will be invited to an exclusive South Bay Film Society live ZOOM Q&A with film director Oliver Krimpas and screenplay writer Jonathan Kiefer on Wed. Sept. 2, 10 a.m. (PLEASE EMAIL ME SO I CAN SEND YOU THE ZOOM INVITATION). RATED 100% ON ROTTEN TOMATOES A vacant French château of unique astronomical pedigree is toured by two strangers whose flirtatious chemistry and daylong conversation yields unexpected discoveries about their place in the cosmic scheme. ★★★★ "This…

Find out more »

SENIOR LOVE TRIANGLE on South Bay Film Society Virtual Cinema

August 20 - October 4

Screening ended. An 84-year-old charming but delusional WWII veteran forms romantic relationships with two elderly women and goes on a crusade to save them from the isolation of their retirement homes in East Hollywood.   Inspired by the true story documented in Isadora Kosofsky's photo series “Senior Love Triangle” featured in TIME Magazine, it is about intimacy, romantic love, loneliness and loss. "A surprising little gem that will ultimately break your heart, SENIOR LOVE TRIANGLE is an unexpected love story…

Find out more »

CONVICTION on South Bay Film Society Virtual Cinema

August 27 - September 30

TICKET SALES END WED. SEPT. 30 (after ticket purchase you have 3 days to watch).   PLEASE SHARE WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS ANYWHERE IN THE U.S. INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO VIEW ARE BELOW THE FILM POSTER. If you like courtroom dramas, this is for you!   Based on the much-publicized French murder trial of Jacques Viguier, this French courtroom thriller brings together a man accused of killing his wife and a woman obsessed with proving his innocence. "Director Antoine Raimbault…

Find out more »

September 2020

THE MOLE AGENT on South Bay Film Society Virtual Cinema

September 3 - October 18

Screening ended. Chilean director Maite Alberdi’s documentary is a delightful character study that unfolds as an intricate spy thriller, in which a sweet-natured 83-year-old widower infiltrates a nursing home at the behest of a private detective.   It’s a unique meditation on compassion and loneliness that will seep into your heart and never let go. "A refreshing, beautifully made documentary set in a nursing home under suspicion of elder neglect, Maite Alberdi's THE MOLE AGENT begins with its tongue in…

Find out more »


September 12 - October 23

LAST CHANCE!   Ticket sales end Friday Oct. 23 (you have 3 days to watch from the time you purchase a ticket). If it hadn't been for a bottle of scotch and a late-night visit from musician Greg Allman, Jimmy Carter might never have been elected the 39th President of the United States.   This fascinating documentary charts the mostly forgotten story of how Carter, a lover of all types of music, forged a tight bond with musicians Willie Nelson,…

Find out more »


September 24 - November 1

Screening ended. In tribute to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s life and unparalleled legacy, South Bay Film Society has joined with Magnolia Pictures in their re-release of the documentary RBG for Virtual Cinema. Magnolia Pictures is donating all its film proceeds to the ACLU Women’s Rights Project, which was co-founded by Justice Ginsburg in 1972. U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg developed a lengthy legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon.   But the unique personal journey of her…

Find out more »

October 2020


October 1 - November 1

LAST CHANCE!   Ticket sales end Sunday Nov. 1 (you have 3 days to watch from the time you purchase a ticket). INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO VIEW ARE BELOW THE FILM POSTER. Based on the best-selling novel by Bonnie Jo Campbell, ONCE UPON A RIVER is the story of Native American teenager Margo Crane in 1970s rural Michigan who sets out on an odyssey on the Stark River in search of her estranged mother.   Written and directed by Haroula…

Find out more »


October 1 - November 19

Ticket sales end Thursday Nov. 19. (You have 30 days to watch after your ticket purchase). INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO VIEW ARE BELOW THE FILM POSTER. CLICK HERE for your 30-day ticket for HERB ALPERT IS.... A remarkable portrait of a singular artist who does things the right way, achieves success on his own terms, and brings positivity to the world in the process.   It is a film to uplift and inspire all of us. With his trumpet he turned…

Find out more »


October 9 - November 17

Ticket sales end Thursday Nov. 19. (You have 48 hours to watch after your ticket purchase). INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO VIEW ARE BELOW THE FILM POSTER. CLICK HERE for your 48- hour ticket for AFRICAN VIOLET.   (After ticket purchase, you'll have 72 hours to start watching.   Once you begin, you'll have 48 hours to finish watching.) Don't miss the pre-recorded interview with the director Mona Zandi Haghighi and the lead actress Fatemeh Motamed Arya following the film end…

Find out more »


October 18 - November 2

SOLD OUT. We were only permitted to offer a limited number of passes to this exclusive U.S. screening. Important: Soon after your ticket purchase you will receive an email confirmation with AN ATTACHMENT containing a unique pass code and a link to the film site where you will redeem your pass (which must be redeemed by Nov. 2).   You will have 5-days to view the film after redeeming your pass by Nov. 2. Winner of this year's Sundance World…

Find out more »
+ Export Events