Check out film happenings in and around Atlanta this week:
Monday July 9 — Friday July 13: GSU’s Cinefest is screening The Hunger Games (2012) and the Japanese cult-classic Battle Royale (2000). Daily, 35mm, details here.
Tuesday July 10: See Alice Cooper: Welcome to my Nightmare (1978) on 35mm at the Plaza, details here.
Thursday July 12: watch Grease (1978) outdoors in Central Park at Atlantic Station. Free, details here.
Friday July 13: After a fantastic preview screening here at the High last Saturday, Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012) opens its theatrical release in Atlanta through Tara Cinemas.
Tickets on sale now for a special screening on Saturday July 29th: Join fabled Hollywood star Sally Kellerman for a unique experience, a screening of Robert Altman’s classic anti-war film M*A*S*H*. Sally will talk about the making of this landmark film in a discussion moderated by the always lively Professor Eddy von Mueller of Emory University’s Department of Film and Media Studies. VIP Brunch includes a reserved seat at Midtown Art Cinema plus champagne brunch with Sally Kellerman next door at Apres Diem following the screening. Tickets for Screening + VIP Champaigne Brunch available here. Tickets for Screening Only available here.
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