Admission Policy

Complimentary for Current Members

Guest (Non-Members)
at the door

Doors Open
9:00 AM

Screening Start
9:30 AM

"The Aura"
West Coast Premiere

Saturday - March 24, 2007
Doors Open for Complimentary Refreshments at 9:00 AM
Film Begins Promptly at 9:30 AM
Camelot Theatres
2300 Baristo Road, Palm Springs, CA

Written and Directed by the late Fabián Bielinsky (Nine Queens), The Aura/ El Aura is the story of a quiet, cynical taxidermist, who suffers epilepsy attacks and is obsessed with committing the perfect crime. He claims that the cops are too stupid to find out about it when it's well executed, that the robbers are too stupid to execute it the right way; and that he could do it himself relying on his photographic memory and his strategic planning skills. After he is invited on a hunting trip away from his home, an accident gives him the chance of his life: the possibility to commit the perfect crime he has been waiting for.

Festivals & Awards:
  • Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards: Best Film
  • Cartagena Film Festival: Best Director Fabián Bielinsky
  • Havana Film Festival: Best Film
  • Sundance Film Festival: Nominated Grand Jury Prize World Cinema – Dramatic, Fabián Bielinsky

“The reversals and shocks of the plot are brilliantly handled”

“Once the story is fully engaged, the suspense never lets up”

Written and Directed by: Fabián Bielinsky
Starring: Ricardo Darin
Distributor: New Yorker Films
Genre: Crime/Drama/Thriller
Country: Argentina/France/Spain
Spanish w/English subtitles
Run time: 138 minutes
Official Site w/Trailer

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