NOIR PAIRINGS: SUNSET BLVD

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The Noir Pairings hybrid film series pairs a neo-noir with a classic noir movie for comparison and discussion. In Sunset Blvd (1950), directed by Billy Wilder, a failed screenwriter develops a dangerous relationship with a faded film star determined to make a triumphant return.

PARADOX DOCS: AMERICAN MOVIE

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The Paradox Docs series features contradictory yet fascinating stories from unlikely sources. In American Movie (1999), directed by Chris Smith, an aspiring filmmaker attempts to finance his dream project of finally completing the low-budget horror film he abandoned years before. Free popcorn will be served, and a discussion will follow the screenings.

PARADOX DOCS: F IS FOR FAKE

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The Paradox Docs series features contradictory yet fascinating stories from unlikely sources. F is for Fake (1973), directed by Orson Welles, is a dizzying journey that uses art forgery as a starting point to discuss fakery and fakers of all stripes. Free popcorn will be served, and a discussion will follow the screenings.