Canyon Cinema: Contemporary Bay Area Film

Aug 25, 2018


Welcome to La Historia Society's Canyon Cinema event, where we invite you to dive into the captivating world of contemporary Bay Area film. Discover thought-provoking works that highlight the local artistic talent, pushing boundaries and leaving a lasting impact on the cinematic landscape.

Immerse Yourself in Local Artistry

La Historia Society believes in celebrating the vibrancy and creativity of the Bay Area community. With our Canyon Cinema event, we bring together a curated selection of films that showcase the diverse voices and perspectives of local filmmakers.

Experience the Uniqueness

At Canyon Cinema, we believe in the power of storytelling, and our commitment to showcasing unique films sets us apart. Every film featured is a testament to the craftsmanship, vision, and passion of the creators, providing an immersive experience for all.

Explore the Bay Area

The Bay Area has long been known as a hub for innovation and artistic expression. Through our curated selection of contemporary films, we aim to take you on a journey through the diverse landscapes, cultures, and stories that make this region so special.

Our Films

Our carefully chosen lineup features a wide range of genres, from documentaries to experimental works, ensuring there's something for every cinephile. Each film is thoughtfully curated to deliver a compelling narrative, bold visuals, and unique perspectives that spark conversations and leave a lasting impact.

Provocative Documentaries

Delve into the intriguing world of documentary filmmaking as we showcase thought-provoking works that shed light on social issues, historical events, and the untold stories within the Bay Area community. Explore the depths of human experiences, and gain a deeper understanding of the world we live in.

Innovative Experimental Films

Step outside the boundaries of traditional filmmaking with our collection of experimental films. Ignite your curiosity as filmmakers venture into uncharted territory, pushing the boundaries of artistic expression and storytelling. Immerse yourself in a world of abstract visuals, unconventional narratives, and thought-provoking concepts.

Compelling Narrative Features

Indulge in rich storytelling with our selection of narrative features. Be captivated by characters who come alive on screen, as they navigate personal struggles, celebrate triumphs, and explore the complexities of human relationships. Lose yourself in the magic of storytelling, and let the films transport you to different worlds.

Join Us for an Eventful Evening

La Historia Society invites you to witness the magic of Canyon Cinema during our upcoming event. Experience the power of film in a communal setting, surrounded by fellow film enthusiasts and the talented creators themselves.

Interactive Discussions

Engage in stimulating conversations with our featured filmmakers through interactive discussions and Q&A sessions. Gain deeper insights into the creative process, inspirations, and the stories behind the films, fostering a deeper connection with the artists and their work.

Celebrating Local Talent

At La Historia Society, we are dedicated to supporting and celebrating the talent within our local Bay Area community. By attending Canyon Cinema, you contribute to the growth and recognition of these emerging and established filmmakers, fostering a vibrant creative scene.


La Historia Society's Canyon Cinema event is your gateway to experiencing the captivating and diverse world of contemporary Bay Area film. Immerse yourself in thought-provoking narratives, groundbreaking visuals, and a celebration of local talent. Join us for an enriching cinematic experience that will leave you inspired and eager for more.