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CINECON 58

PRESENTED BY HOLLYWOOD HERITAGE

SEPTEMBER 1 – 5   2022

HOLLYWOOD LEGION THEATRE

2035 HIGHLAND AVE – LOS ANGELES

For more than half a century Cinephiles have gathered over Labor Day Weekend to celebrate the movies at the annual Cinecon Classic Film Festival. Cinecon is where archivists, authors, collectors, and film fans come together for five days of classic film screenings, special programs, celebrity guests, and more.

Cinecon is dedicated to showcasing unusual films that are rarely given public screenings. We work to bring together many of the films that literally defined the art of cinema. Our mission is to continue to celebrate this essential time in cinema when innovation, inventiveness, and inspiration were at the heart of the art form.

Everything you need to know about Cinecon 58 will be available on our Facebook page and on this website in the months to come.

 

Cinecon 58 Poster

Our poster this year is designed by the excellent CJ Wallis. We are honored to have this creative vision as part of the poster this year. 

GET YOUR FESTIVAL PASSES TODAY

FULL FESTIVAL PASS

PRE-REGISTRATION UNTIL AUG 15TH!

For a limited time, you can grab a discount on our Full Festival Pass. The Full Pass gives you access not only to all the amazing films we present but also to all of the additional special programs at the Barn we are planning as well. AND you receive access to the always exciting Opening Night Gala on Thursday, Sept 1st! Do not delay. August 15th will be here soon! 

The Full Festival Pass (full price) and Day Passes will become available after the 15th. All tickets are handled through Eventbrite. If you need to pay with a check please see the TICKETS page for details on how to do that.  

HOW CAN I PARTICIPATE?

There are many ways to experience Cinecon – from attending the event to supporting our mission.

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GET A FESTIVAL PASS

COME FOR ONE DAY OR THE WHOLE FESTIVAL. PASSES ARE THE ONLY WAY TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF ALL THERE IS TO EXPERIENCE.

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VOLUNTEER

WE CAN’T DO IT ALONE. VOLUNTEER SUPPORT IS CRUCIAL FOR THE EVENT TO TRULY SHINE. HELP US CREATE THE BEST EVENT EVER!

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SPONSORSHIP

BECOME PART OF ONE OF THE MOST UNIQUE EVENTS IN THE COUNTRY! PARTNER WITH US AND GET YOUR NAME IN LIGHTS!

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DONATE

WE EXIST THROUGH YOUR GENEROSITY. CAN’T MAKE IT TO THE LIVE EVENT? CONSIDER MAKING A DONATION TO CINECON.

GIVE TO CINECON TODAY

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CHECK OUT THE FRIENDS OF CINECON

For the most current news and announcements about Cinecon 58 you will want to check out our Friends of Cinecon Classic Film Festival Facebook page.

SUPPORT CINECON

A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE

Cinecon currently falls under the 501c3 nonprofit status of Hollywood Heritage. You can donate to us by clicking on the “donate” button. The button will take you to a page that only says Hollywood Heritage but rest assured you are on the right page to donate to Cinecon/Hollywood Heritage.

If you’d rather donate by check or money order make it out to “Cinecon” and send it to:

Hollywood Heritage – Attn: Cinecon

2100 N. Highland Ave,

Hollywood, CA  90028.

VOLUNTEER FOR CINECON

BE PART OF THE MAGIC

Have you ever said to yourself “Gee, those folks helping to put on Cinecon sure look like they’re having a lot of fun!” Well, of course not, because when you see us we usually have that shell-shocked look that comes from too many tasks and too few bodies to do the work!! You can help remedy this situation by becoming a Cinecon Volunteer.

Stella Grace is our dedicated volunteer coordinator, and she’d love to hear from you and put your talents towards the service of the Cinecon Classic Film Festival.

You can give Stella a call at (401) 400-1807 or e-mail her at stella102245@gmail.com

Join the Big Parade and become a Cinecon Volunteer!

FILMS SCREENED AT CINECON

Here is a comprehensive list of all (or most) of the films we’ve screened through the years, starting with Cinecon 1 in 1965 through Cinecon 55. Many special programs are also on the lists. Now you can quickly find out if and when we’ve run a specific title. There are 2 versions of the list, one in alphabetical order and the other in show order. Please note: there are a few question marks and discrepancies in this list as posted. If you have any corrections or additions, please send us an e-mail at cinecon52@aol.com

SEND US A MESSAGE

IF YOU HAVE A QUESTION, COMMENT OR WANT TO SHARE YOUR EXPERIENCE OF CINECON – PLEASE SEND US A NOTE!

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Frequently Asked Questions

CAN I JUST COME SEE ONE MOVIE?

Sadly no. We would love to have people pick and choose from the schedule of movies, but we have found it works better for people to have at least a Day Pass. 

DO YOU HAVE LODGING DEALS WITH LOCAL HOTELS

YES! You can check out information about our partner hotel in the EVENT INFO Section. 

DO YOU SHOW MODERN MOVIES?

The focus of Cinecon centers on the films of the early times of cinema – namely films made between 1900 – 1940. Occasionally we will show films up to the 1950’s. 

CAN I GET A REFUND IF I CANNOT MAKE IT?

The only refunds we do are for the Pre-Registration Full Festival Passes which are $249. These can be refunded up until Aug 15, 2022.

CAN I COME FOR JUST ONE DAY?

YES! We realize that taking 4 days to watch awesome movies might not be possible. That is why we created Day Passes for each of the four days. Check out the ticket section for more details. 

CAN I PURCHASE PASSES AT THE FESTIVAL?

Yes you can! You can check in with staff on the day you go to the Festival. 

WHAT PAYMENT METHODS DO YOU ACCEPT?

Eventbrite accepts major forms of payment. We also can accept Paypal and Checks. 

DO YOU HAVE COVID-19 PROTOCOLS IN PLACE?

We do. We will follow the protocols established by Los Angeles County at the time of the event. You can go to the EVENT INFO page for further details. 

CONTACT US

Have a question, comment, or want to share something you love about Cinecon? Here is the place to do it! We try to respond as quickly as possible.

Email Address

cinecon52@aol.com

Write Us

3727 W. Magnolia Blvd #760, Burbank, CA 91505