Author Erik Davis speaks on SoCal's alternative spiritual culture as represented in film. Includes celluloid rarities from the Universal World Church, the Source Family and others, presented by Process Books publisher Jodi Wille, with additional crackpottery from the Aetherius Society's Paul Nugent, the Philosophical Research Society's Maja D'Aoust, and Kenneth Anger collaborator Brian Butler. Presented in conjunction with ModCom's “City of the Seekers” self-driving tour (tickets at, which costs $30 and does not help you find parking.

Tue., March 17, 8 p.m., 2009

LA Weekly