Upcoming Meeting

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 – Doors open at 7pm




Director Jon Kean with three of the amazing Holocaust survivors who served as subjects in two of his documentary films.

Jon Kean & Anne Stein, the director/editor team behind the documentaries Swimming in Auschwitz and After Auschwitz will be presenting their experiences working in the biographical documentary genre.  They will discuss the creative and technical strategies and descisions that were used to bring these historically significant films to life.

Jon, who started in the theatre world in LA and New York, has been a filmmaker since his directing debut Kill the Man opened at Sundance in 1999. He is currently in production on two new documentaries including a project about Rwanda 25 years post-genocide.

Anne started her editing career in the sound department of Milos Forman’s film, Hair. As an editor she has worked extensively with Freida Lee Mock as well as other Los Angeles based directors and has always gravitated to projects that reflect a social and emotional sensibility in line with her personal values.





Send an email to rsvp-at-lappg-dot-com.

As always there will be plenty of time to network, enjoy some coffee and participate in our great giveaway!

$8.00 kindly requested at the door will include 1 giveaway ticket.


Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences

@Roth Hall
1714 21st Street
Santa Monica, CA 90404

*There is street parking as well as a Crossroads parking lot on 22nd Street. Please view this map for parking info. We encourage ridesharing or using public transportation as there are two Metro Expo Line stops within walking distance to Roth Hall.

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020 – Crossroads School’s Roth Hall in Santa Monica

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 – Crossroads School’s Roth Hall in Santa Monica

Thursday, June 4, 2020 – Sunday, June 7, 2020 (Exhibits: June 5 & 6) – Cine Gear Expo – The Studios at Paramount, Hollywood, CA

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