Upcoming Events



<i>Toy Story 3</i>
Friday, March 9, 2018, 7:00pm FAMILY FOUR PACK DISCOUNT: Buy a set of 4 seats for $25!

Part of the Movies that Matter with Hal Conklin Film Series
In partnership with Cliff Drive Care Center

With their beloved Andy preparing to leave for college, Woody (Tom Hanks), Buzz Lightyear (Tim Allen), Jessie (Joan Cusack), and the rest of the toys find themselves headed for the attic but mistakenly wind up on the curb with the trash. Woody's quick thinking saves the gang, but all but Woody end up being donated to a day-care center. Unfortunately, the uncontrollable kids do not play nice, so Woody and the gang make plans for a great escape.

Join former Santa Barbara mayor and film critic Hal Conklin for a selection of great stories that touch the soul and draw out the best in humanity. These stories teach about forgiveness, loving others, and loving ourselves, and provide a renewed enthusiasm for living life with compassion and grace. Drawn from the syndicated film series “Cinema In Focus,” these presentations will blend together great film with audience conversations and Q&A.



Fri 3/9/18 7:00PM Toy Story 3


<i>La Bamba</i>
Sunday, March 11, 2018, 3:00pm
Part of the Cine en Domingo Film Series

Los Angeles teenager Ritchie Valens (Lou Diamond Phillips) becomes an overnight rock 'n' roll success in 1958, thanks to a love ballad called "Donna" that he wrote for his girlfriend (Danielle von Zerneck) whose parents didn't want her to date a Latino boy. But as his star rises, Valens has conflicts with his jealous brother, Bob (Esai Morales), and becomes haunted by a recurring nightmare of a plane crash just as he begins his first national tour alongside Buddy Holly (Marshall Crenshaw).

Un adolescente de Los Angeles, Ritchie Valens (Lou Diamond Phillips) se convierte en un éxito del rock ‘n’ roll de la noche a la mañana en 1958. Esto, gracias a la balada romántica “Donna”, la cual él escribió para su novia (Danielle von Zerneck), cuyos padres no aceptan que salga con un chico Latino. Pero conforme se hace más famoso, Valens tiene problemas con su celoso hermano, Bob (Esai Morales) y comienza a tener pesadillas recurrentes, precísamente al inicio de su primera gira nacional con Buddy Holly (Marshall Crenshaw), sobre un avión que se estrella.

FAMILY FOUR PACK DISCOUNT: Buy a set of 4 seats for $25!

In Spanish with English subtitles



Sun 3/11/18 3:00PM La Bamba


<i>How to Be a Latin Lover</i>
Sunday, May 6, 2018, 3:00pm
Part of the Cine en Domingo Film Series

Maximo gets the surprise of his life when his wealthy, 80-year-old wife dumps him for a younger car salesman. Forced out of his mansion, he must now move in with his estranged sister Sara and her nerdy but adorable son Hugo. Anxious to return to the lap of luxury, Maximo hatches a scheme to seduce a widowed billionaire and live the high life once again.

Máximo recibe la sorpresa de su vida cuando su millonaria esposa, de 80 años, lo deja por un vendedor de autos más jóven. Al ser echado de la mansión, se tiene que mudar a casa de su hermana y de su raro pero adorable sobrino Hugo, a quienes no ha visto en mucho tiempo. Ansioso por volver a su vida de lujo, Máximo lleva a cabo un plan para seducir a una viuda billonaria para volver a vivir en la opulencia nuevamente.

FAMILY FOUR PACK DISCOUNT: Buy a set of 4 seats for $25!

In Spanish with No subtitles



Sun 5/6/18 3:00PM How to Be a Latin Lover


<i>Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom</i>
Friday, May 11, 2018, 7:00pm
Part of the Movies that Matter with Hal Conklin Film Series
In partnership with Lois and Walter Capps Project

The remarkable life of South African revolutionary, president and world icon Nelson Mandela (Idris Elba) takes center stage. Though he had humble beginnings as a herd boy in a rural village, Mandela became involved in the anti-apartheid movement and co-founded the African National Congress Youth League. His activities eventually led to his imprisonment on Robben Island from 1964 to 1990. In 1994, Mandela became the first president of democratic South Africa.

Join former Santa Barbara mayor and film critic Hal Conklin for a selection of great stories that touch the soul and draw out the best in humanity. These stories teach about forgiveness, loving others, and loving ourselves, and provide a renewed enthusiasm for living life with compassion and grace. Drawn from the syndicated film series “Cinema In Focus,” these presentations will blend together great film with audience conversations and Q&A.

FAMILY FOUR PACK DISCOUNT: Buy a set of 4 seats for $25!



Fri 5/11/18 7:00PM Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom