Screeners pile up. Distractions pile on. Next thing you know, it’s time to vote. Let the industry experts at the L.A. Times help you navigate the decision-making process. The Envelope Live is the only resource you need for FYC season. Attend screenings, talks, roundtables and insider events with the industry’s most important players. RSVP for upcoming events here and scroll down for video highlights and recaps of past screenings.

 






Past Events


JANUARY

(Sponsored by Mistrus Media with the support of National Film Centre of Latvia, LIAA, missionLatvia & The Macallan)

Poster for JANUARY

In-Person Screening December 13th at 7:30pm followed by a live Q&A

Q&A with producer Inese Boka-Grūbe in conversation with L.A. Times’ Envelope Contributor Robert Abele.
Location: Lumiere Cinema at the Music Hall – 9036 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Watch full Q&A here

LAST FILM SHOW

(Sponsored by Roy Kapur Films and Jugaad Motion Pictures & The Macallan)

Poster for Last Film Show

In-Person Screening December 12th at 7:30pm followed by a live Q&A

Q&A with director Pan Nalin, producer Dheer Momaya, composer Cyril Morin, and actor Bhavin Rabari. Hosted by L.A. Times’ Envelope Contributor Robert Abele.
Location: Lumiere Cinema at the Music Hall – 9036 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Watch full Q&A here

LA TIMES SHORT DOCS FYC

(Sponsored by Los Angeles Times Studios & The Macallan)

Kerr

In-Person Screening December 8th at 7:30pm followed by a live Q&A

Screening of ᎤᏕᏲᏅ (What They’ve Been Taught), After Skid Row, We Are Like Waves, Nasir, and Nice to Meet You All
Q&A with filmmakers to follow the screening
Location: Lumiere Cinema at the Music Hall – 9036 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Watch full Q&A here

KERR

(Sponsored by Gataki Films)

Kerr

In-Person Screening November 29th at 7:30pm followed by a pre-recorded Q&A

Pre-recorded Q&A with director/writer Tayfun Pirselimoglu, producer Vildan Ersen in conversation with L.A. Times’ contributor Robert Abele.
Location: Lumiere Cinema at the Music Hall – 9036 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Watch full Q&A here

WEIRD: THE AL YANKOVIC STORY

(Sponsored by The Roku Channel)

Weird: The Al Yankovic Story

Live Screening + Q&A at the Newport Beach Film Festival’s Opening Night

Q&A with director Eric Appel in conversation with L.A. Times Film Writer Mark Olsen.
Watch full Q&A here

STATE OF THE UNION

(Sponsored by SeeSaw Films in Co-Production with Sundance TV)

State of the Union

Virtual Screening July 6 – 8 | Virtual Q&A July 8 at 6pm

Q&A with Sactress Patricia Clarkson in conversation with L.A. Times contributor Randee Dawn.
Watch full Q&A here

POWER BOOK III: RAISING KANAN

(Sponsored by STARZ)

Power Book III: Raising Kanan

Virtual Screening June 8 – 10 | Virtual Q&A June 10th at 6pm

Q&A with Showrunner, Executive Producer, and Writer Sascha Penn and lead actress Patina Miller in conversation with L.A. Times writer Dawn Burkes
Watch full Q&A here

GASLIT

(Sponsored by UCP)

Gaslit

Virtual Screening June 13 – 15 | Virtual Q&A June 15th at 6pm

Q&A with Showrunner/ Executive Producer/ Writer Robbie Pickering, writer Amelia Gray, editor Joe Leonard, and actors Shea Whigham and Patrick Walker in conversation with L.A. Times writer Michael Ordoña
Watch full Q&A here

SHINING VALE

(Sponsored by STARZ)

Shining Vale

Virtual Screening June 15 – 17 | Virtual Q&A June 17th at 6pm

Q&A with Co-creator/ Showrunner/ Writer Jeff Astrof and actors Courteney Cox (“Pat Phelps”) and Greg Kinnear (“Tarry Phelps”) in conversation with L.A. Times writer Michael Ordoña
Watch full Q&A here

SPENCER

(Sponsored by Neon & Topic Studios)

March 9 – 11 2022 • 6pm Virtual Screening + Q&A

Q&A with actress Kristen Stewart in conversation with L.A. Times columnist Glenn Whipp
Watch full Q&A here
Watch highlights here

THE WORST PERSON IN THE WORLD

(Sponsored by Neon)

March 10 – 12 2022 • 6pm Virtual Screening + Q&A

Q&A with director Joachim Trier and actress Renate Reinsve in conversation with L.A. Times’ Envelope contributor Robert Abele.
Watch full Q&A here
Watch highlights here

FLEE

(Sponsored by Neon & Participant)

March 14 – 16 • 6pm Virtual Screening + Q&A

Q&A with director Jonas Poher Rasmussen and producers Signe Byrge Sørenson, Charlotte De La Gournerie, and Monica Hellström in conversation with L.A. Times reporter Jen Yamato
Watch full Q&A here
Watch highlights here

GREAT FREEDOM

(Sponsored by MUBI)

Jan 24-26 2022 • 6pm Virtual Screening + Q&A

Q&A with director and co-writer Sebastian Meise and actor Franz Rogowski in conversation with L.A. Times staff writer Michael Ordona.
Watch Q&A here here
Watch highlights here

THE WORST PERSON IN THE WORLD

(Sponsored by Neon)

Jan 18 – 20 2022 • 6pm Virtual Screening + Q&A

Q&A with director Joachim Trier and actress Renate Reinsve in conversation with L.A. Times’ Mark Olsen.
Watch Q&A here
Watch highlights here

BELLE

(Sponsored by GKIDS)

Jan 10 – 12 2022 • 6pm Virtual Screening + Q&A

Q&A with writer and director Mamoru Hosoda in conversation with L.A. Times’ Michael Ordoña
Watch Q&A here
Watch highlights here


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