The Passion of Augustine



Language: English
Screening: Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 at 7:30PM
Free for Orange County Film Society members.
No tickets for sale.
Limited seating – RSVP early.

The Orange County Film Society is proud to kick off this season with an advance screening of THE PASSION OF AUGUSTINE

Membership to the Orange County Film Society is currently closed. To be put on a waiting list for new membership, click here.

Lido Live Theater
3459 Via Lido
Newport Beach, 92663
949.673.8350

Simone Beaulieu, better known as Mother Augustine, runs a convent school for girls in the 1960s. She has turned the little convent into a musical treasure where the students have won every prestigious music competition in the region. When her talented but rebellious niece joins the convent and the government threatens to shut down the school in favor of public education she and her fellow nuns are forced to confront the waves of modernity and Mother Augustine herself must search her soul for a new calling.

2015 NEWPORT BEACH FILM FESTIVAL JURY AWARD WINNER

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2015 Shorts Showcase



Screening: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 7:30PM
Free for Orange County Film Society members.
No tickets for sale.
Limited seating – RSVP early.

The Orange County Film Society is proud to continue this season with a program of select short films in THE 2015 OCFS SHORTS SHOWCASE.

Membership to the Orange County Film Society is currently closed. To be put on a waiting list for new membership, click here.

Lido Live Theater
3459 Via Lido
Newport Beach, 92663
949.673.8350

Featuring the following films:


The Answers (dir. Michael Goode)
The Present (dir. Jacob Frey)
Identity Theft (dir. Carlos Lopez Estrada)
The Haircut (dir. Alexis O. Korycinski)
Lost Music (dir. Deborah LaVine)
Deadly (dir. Aidan McAteer)
The Bridge Partner (dir. Gabriel Olson)
Teeth (dirs. Directed by John Kennedy & Ruairí O’Brie)
Le Refuge (dir. Elliot Thomson)

Do I Sound Gay?



Language: English
Screening: Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 at 7:30PM
Free for Orange County Film Society members.
No tickets for sale.
Limited seating – RSVP early.

The Orange County Film Society is proud to kick off this season with an advance screening of DO I SOUND GAY?

Membership to the Orange County Film Society is currently closed. To be put on a waiting list for new membership, click here.

Lido Live Theater
3459 Via Lido
Newport Beach, 92663
949.673.8350

Is there such a thing as a “gay voice”? Why do some people “sound gay” but not others? Why are gay voices a mainstay of pop culture—but also a trigger for anti-gay harassment? The feature documentary Do I Sound Gay? explores these questions and more and includes revealing interviews with Margaret Cho, Tim Gunn, Don Lemon, Dan Savage, David Sedaris and George Takei.

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Far From the Madding Crowd



Language: English
Screening: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 at 7:30PM
Free for Orange County Film Society members.
No tickets for sale.
Limited seating – RSVP early.

The Orange County Film Society continues this season with an advance screening of FAR FORM THE MADDING CROWD.

Membership to the Orange County Film Society is currently closed. To be put on a waiting list for new membership, click here.

Lido Live Theater
3459 Via Lido
Newport Beach, 92663
949.673.8350

In Victorian England, the independent and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak, a sheep farmer; Frank Troy, a reckless Sergeant; and William Boldwood, a prosperous and mature bachelor.

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The Salvation



Language: English
Screening: Thursday, February 19th, 2015 at 7:30PM
Free for Orange County Film Society members.
No tickets for sale.
Limited seating – RSVP early.

The Orange County Film Society continues this season with an advance screening of THE SALVATION.

Membership to the Orange County Film Society is currently closed. To be put on a waiting list for new membership, click here.

Lido Live Theater
3459 Via Lido
Newport Beach, 92663
949.673.8350

1870s America. When settler Jon kills his family’s murderer, he unleashes the fury of notorious gang leader Delarue. Betrayed by his corrupt and cowardly community, the peaceful pioneer must turn vengeful hunter, slay the outlaws, and cleanse the town’s black heart.

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