In accordance with public health and safety protocols, Arena Cinelounge Sunset is presenting shows with strictly limited seating and disinfecting the auditorium between screenings. Because of limited seating, reservations are suggested.
Dersu Uzala, Adventure/Biography. Directed by Akira Kurosawa. Written by Kurosawa and Yuriy Nagibin. Based on the novel by V.K. Arsenev. Produced by Yoiti Mattsue. From Satra Films. (Color, 1975, Soviet Union/Japan, 142 minutes, rated G) Starring Maksim Munzuk, Yuriy Solomin, Mikhail Bychkov, Vladimir Khrulyov, V. Lastochkin, Stanislav Marin. A Russian army explorer who is rescued in Siberia by Movies, films, film, a rugged Asian hunter renews his friendship with the woodsman years later when he returns as the head of a larger expedition. The hunter finds that all of his nature lore is of no help when he accompanies the explorer back to civilization.
Winner – Academy Award ®; Moscow International Film Festival; David di Donatello Awards; Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists; French Syndicate of Film Critics; Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain.
Stop Making Sense, Documentary/Music. Directed by Jonathan Demme. Written by Demme and Talking Heads. Produced by Gary Goetzman. From Cinecom Pictures. (Color, 1984, USA, 88 minutes, not rated) Featuring David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymounth, Chris Frantz, Steve Scales, Edna Holt, Lynn Mabry, Alex Weir, Bernie Worrell. An innovative concert movie for the rock group The Talking Heads.
Screenings take place from June 26 to July 2, 2020, at Arena Cinelounge Sunset, 6464 Sunset Blvd., Lobby Level, Hollywood, CA 90028. Contact venue for show times. Admission: $16 each feature-length film. Matinees: $10. Information: (323) 924-1644.
Arena Cinelounge is Los Angeles’s premiere destination for all things new independent film, horror and genre cinema! From its celebrated nine flavors of exclusive gourmet blends of popcorn, to the most comfortable seats in town, and the best sound presentation that you won’t find anywhere else. Cinelounge is your spot in Hollywood for a perfect cinematic experience, 7 nights a week. Visit http://www.arenascreen.com for showtimes and to purchase tickets.