Curated by  Marjan Safinia

Tuesdays 7:30pm

ArcLight Hollywood

The Films Spring 2014

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112 Weddings

Tuesday, May 13 at 7:30pm

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As common as it is, marriage remains among the most mysterious of human experiences. Read more »

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Tuesday, May 20 at 7:30pm

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Quirky genius Dean Kamen and his relentless 15-year quest to bring safe, clean water to the world. Read more »

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The Internet’s Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz

Tuesday, May 27 at 7:30pm

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Information is power, but like all power, there are those who want to keep it for themselves. Read more »

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Rich Hill

Tuesday, June 3 at 7:30pm

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Look inside the homes and lives of small-town, rural America, where isolated kids confront heart-breaking choices, marginalized parents struggle to survive, and, despite it all, families cling to the promise of equal opportunity and a better life some day. Read more »

Marjan Safinia

Marjan Safinia is an Iranian documentary filmmaker, President of the International Documentary Association Board, and a self-diagnosed documentary junkie. Marjan is also one of six international co-hosts of the pre-eminent documentary community online, The D-Word. Docs are her passion, her livelihood and her expertise. She is frequently an advisor, programmer, advocate, moderator and juror of all things documentary, and produces work through her company, The Department of Expansion. It is her fondest desire to help Los Angeles develop a vibrant documentary scene, where documentary filmmakers can develop a true sense of community here in the belly of the movie-making beast.

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