Past Events

Friday, April 15, 2016 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange: Eva Hesse

Eva Hesse is the first feature-length documentary about groundbreaking artist, Eva Hesse's life and work as one of America's foremost postwar artists who reached acclaim in the 1960s New York and Germany. This is a free film screening. Limited seating; reservations recommended.


Friday, February 12, 2016 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange | Dark Progressivism

OCMA and the Newport Beach Film Festival present Sneak Peek screening of Dark Progressivism.

Los Angeles is recognized for its murals, graffiti, and tattoo art, all which originated in the street. As a result of long-term persistence, these art forms have worked their way into the global mainstream. Dark Progressivism is a documentary film that demonstrates the brutal and always beautiful tradition of these art forms, from the 1980s until the present. Food truck onsite for dining options. Free Fridays, no charge.

Friday, January 15, 2016 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange | A River Changes Course

Winner of the World Cinema Grand Jury Prize: Documentary at Sundance Film Festival, A River Changes Course tells the story of three families living in contemporary Cambodia as they face hard choices forced by rapid development and struggle to maintain their traditional ways of life as the modern world closes in around them. Presented in partnership with the Newport Beach Film Festival.

Friday, December 11, 2015 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange Cartoonists: Foot Soldiers of Democracy

Documentary film, directed by Stephanie Valloatto about twelve cartoonists around the world who risk their lives to defend democracy. Food truck onsite for dining options.

Friday, November 13, 2015 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange | Sneak Preview of Dreams Rewired

Sneak preview of the documentary film composed of rare archival materials from over 200 films, directed by Manu Luksch, Martin Reinhart, and Thomas Tode; and narrated by Tilda Swinton. Presented in partnership with Newport Beach Film Festival.