ATL Film Watch: July 16th–22nd

Check out film happenings around Atlanta this week:

Monday July 16: ASIFA (Association Internationale du Film d’Animation) is hosting their Independent Animation Festival at the Plaza Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Details here.

Monday July 16–Friday July 20: GSU’s Cinefest Theatre is screening Beyond the Black Rainbow (2012) daily at 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. and George Lucas’ debut feature THX 1138 (1971) daily at 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Details here.

Thursday July 19: The monthly Feminist Film Forum is screening The Other Side of Immigration (2009). Free, Rsvp required, more details here.

Thursday July 19: Watch Forest Gump (1994) outdoors in Central Park at Atlantic Station. Free, details here.

Friday July 20: Catch the end of the Fox Theatre’s Summer Film Festival with a 40th Anniversary Screening of Deliverance (1972). Details here.

Friday July 20–Sunday July 22: See the beloved classic, The Karate Kid (1984), in 35mm at the Plaza Theatre. Details here.

WonderRoot now accepting submissions for the 9th Annual Local Filmmakers’ Night. Deadline July 29, details here.

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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