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Creative Development / Projectionist

Gariana

Is responsible for the ongoing creative management and development for merchandise for the New Beverly Cinema and it’s soon to be debuted online store, Bev 78. Most proud of upping the New Beverly pin game by her association with PinUSA…Boo-Yah!

Grew up on a small farm in Colorado where her parents still live. Learned to project film when she was still a teenager at a Mann Theaters in Colorado Springs. After showing an aptitude for projection they sent her to Mann's Projectionist School in Denver where she earned her certification as a projectionist.

Has worked as a projectionist for Grauman's Chinese Theater, The Cinerama Dome / Arclight Hollywood and The Cinefamily.

Has very strong opinions about Michael Bay and his poor cue placement in his films.


Name three movies that changed your life?

1. Harold & Maude
2. Planet of the Apes
3. Freaks

What’s one bad movie you love?

Titanic

Most cinematic moment?

"Lawrence of Arabia" Pick any shot or scene.

Your two favorite movie star/actor/director crushes are?

E.T. and that karate mullet guy in Roadhouse.

Preferred movie snack?

Milk Duds