• Cine Con Cultura: Volver

    • Wednesday, May 16, 2018
    • From 7:00pm to 9:00pm
    • Theatre (1st Floor)
    • $7 Donation
    • Ages 18 and up

    Volver: Pedro Almodovar. 2006.

    Movies with subtitles in English.

    Pedro Almodóvar Caballero born 25 September 1949, credited professionally as Pedro Almodovar, is a Spanish filmmaker, director, screenwriter, producer, and former actor. He came to prominence as a director and screenwriter during La Movida Madrileña, a cultural renaissance that followed the death of Spanish dictator Francisco Franco. His first few films characterized the sense of sexual and political freedom of the period. In 1986, he established his own film production company, El Deseo, with his younger brother Agustín Almodóvar, responsible for producing all of his films since Law of Desire(1987).

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    Volver
  • Santiago Mejia: Photojournalism

    • Opening Reception: Tuesday, May 15, 2018
    • Ch'in Kana Gallery (3rd Floor)
    • Free Admission
    • Runs through: June 8th

    Raised in the Mission District, Santiago Mejia is a Mexican American photographer currently on staff at the San Francisco Chronicle.

    While at Abraham Lincoln High School, he only considered photography a hobby. He never imagined it would become his profession. Santiago's classes at City College of San Francisco consisted mostly of math and science. He wanted to become a doctor to save lives, but there was one exception: a photojournalism class. His friend suggested he join the college newspaper and Santiago joined as a photographer. He later became the editor in chief. Santiago later volunteered at El Tecolote and interned…

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    Santiago Mejia: Photojournalism
  • Cine Con Cultura: La Piel Que Habito

    • Wednesday, May 9, 2018
    • From 7:00pm to 9:00pm
    • Theatre (1st Floor)
    • $7 Donation
    • Ages 18 and up

    La piel que habito. Pedro Almodovar. 2011

    Movies with subtitles in English.

    Pedro Almodóvar Caballero born 25 September 1949, credited professionally as Pedro Almodovar, is a Spanish filmmaker, director, screenwriter, producer, and former actor. He came to prominence as a director and screenwriter during La Movida Madrileña, a cultural renaissance that followed the death of Spanish dictator Francisco Franco. His first few films characterized the sense of sexual and political freedom of the period. In 1986, he established his own film production company, El Deseo, with his younger brother Agustín Almodóvar, responsible for producing all of his films since Law…

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    La Piel Que Habito
  • Tertulias Literarias

    • Wednesday, May 2, 2018
    • From 7PM to 8:30PM
    • El café de la Muerte (2nd Floor)
    • Free Admission

    In coordination with the Public Library of San Francisco, MCCLA presents a book club for the community.

    Book of the month: Otra Vez Adios by Carlos Alberto Montaner (reading in Spanish)

    For more information please contact: Ramon Hernandez | 415-355-2800 |…

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    Tertulias Literarias
  • Cine Con Cultura: Julieta

    • Wednesday, May 2, 2018
    • From 7:00pm to 9:00pm
    • Theatre (1st Floor)
    • $7 Donation
    • Ages 18 and up

    Julieta. Pedro Almodovar 2016.

    Movies with subtitles in English.

    Pedro Almodóvar Caballero born 25 September 1949, credited professionally as Pedro Almodovar, is a Spanish filmmaker, director, screenwriter, producer, and former actor. He came to prominence as a director and screenwriter during La Movida Madrileña, a cultural renaissance that followed the death of Spanish dictator Francisco Franco. His first few films characterized the sense of sexual and political freedom of the period. In 1986, he established his own film production company, El Deseo, with his younger brother Agustín Almodóvar, responsible for producing all of his films since Law of Desire(1987).

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    Julieta: Un Film De Almodovar con Emma Suarez y Adriana Ugarte
  • Cine Con Cultura

    • Wednesday from 7PM to 9PM
    • Theatre (1st Floor)
    • $7 Donation

    We are exploring many different layers of Latin-american Cinema, this month we are presenting Alejandro Jodorowsky. Half the price of a commercial complex double the fun and culture.

    Movies with Subtitles in English.

    April 4th: La Danza de la Realidad. Alejandro Jodorowsky. 2013.
    April 11th: El Topo. Alejandro Jodorowsky. 1970.
    April 18th: Poesia sin Fin. Alejandro Jodorowsky. 2016.…

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    Cine Con Cultura
  • Community Meet & Greet

    • Wednesday, April 18, 2018
    • 6:30PM to 8:30PM
    • Inti Raymi Gallery, 2nd Floor
    • Free Admission

    Please join us for our 1st 2018 community meeting. At the meeting, you will meet our board members and staff, and learn about MCCLA’s programming & activities, upcoming events, and special projects for the year. You will also get to share your ideas, comments, and suggestions, and explore volunteering opportunities.

    Acompañenos a nuestra 1ra reunion comunitaria del 2018. En la reunión conocerás a los miembros de la mesa directiva y al personal del MCCLA, y se informará de los programas, actividades, eventos y proyectos especiales durante el año. Tendrás la oportunidad de compartir tus ideas y sugerencias, y explorar las oportunidades para servir como…

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    Community Meet and Greet: What's Up MCCLA? Qué pasa MCCLA?
  • Paseo Artístico presents: Cesar Chavez Festival

    • Saturday April 14th
    • 6PM to 9PM
    • Theatre
    • Free admission

    Come and celebrate the culture in the neighborhood! Tribute to Cesar Chavez.

    Music by Gina Madrid and Brown…

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    Paseo Artístico Calle 24
  • Flor En Revolucion

    • Friday April 13th
    • 7PM to 9PM
    • Theatre
    • Admission $10

    Knowledge takes form in the body, making it a site of resistance against the unknown; a night where music and dance give life to new meaning.

    Music, drinks, raffle &…

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    Flor En Revolución