Linwood Dunn Theater, 1313 Vine Street, Hollywood Admission is free; tickets are not required.
The 30th annual Contemporary Documentaries series is a showcase for feature-length and short documentaries drawn from the 2010 Academy Award® nominations, including the winners, as well as other important and innovative films considered by the Academy that year. This week's features are: "Restrepo" and "The Tillman Story". Director/producer Sebastian Junger and director Amir Bar-Lev will be in attendance for a Q&A.
Beverly Hills Public Library, 444 N. Rexford Drive, Beverly Hills Admission FREE
The event will showcase Peter Ford' s biographical book Glenn Ford: a life, an historical account of his late father legendary actor Glenn Ford. The free event will also include a special screening of Blackboard Jungle, starring Glenn Ford and Anne Francis. Peter Ford will discuss his personal insights regarding this family biography.
Beverly Hills City Hall, Council Chambers, 455 North Rexford Drive, Beverly Hills Free Admission.
Author Dan Burstein discusses his book, The Tattooed Girl: The Enigma of Stieg Larsson and the Secrets behind the Most Compelling Thrillers of Our Time just as we get ready for the holiday season premiere of the David Fincher-directed The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo movie, starring Daniel Craig and Rooney Mara.
Raleigh Studios Chaplin Theater, 5300 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles
The GIFF will present films from new and established international and domestic filmmakers that honor the heroic stories of the American Armed Forces and the worldwide struggle for freedom and liberty. Some of the films screened will be fan favorites. Others will be screened for the first time. All will in some way express the courage and selflessness of our fighting men and women and the value of their work.
Petersen Automotive Museum, 6060 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles
The Automotive Authors Book Fair will be open to the public and included in the regular price of admission to the museum. Authors in attendance will include Matt Stone, Steve Lehto, Phil Noyes, John Heitmann, Darwyn Lumley, Randy Leffingwell, David Newhardt, Richard Adatto, Michael Furman, Margery Krevsky, Norm DeWitt, Mike Grulett, Drew Hardin, Wallace Wyss, and Michael Herrington. Author introductions and presentations from 2-3 p.m.; book signing from 3-5 p.m.
Santa Monica Boulevard from Doheny Drive to La Cienega Boulevard, West Hollywood
It' s time to strut your costumed stuff in West Hollywood. Each year, people come out in droves to walk the streets for this wild and colorful public Halloween party and parade. Billed as the largest Halloween street party in the world it draws over 500,000 people to Santa Monica Boulevard for a costume contest and of course the crowning of the Queen of the Carnaval.
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