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Oct. 12–25.
Select screenings introduced by TCM host and Film Noir Foundation founder Eddie Muller, and Film Noir Foundation charter director and treasurer Alan K. Rode
New this year: the Noir City Pass, for admission to every program in the series!
All screenings are double features.
This week: THE BLUE DAHLIA with NIGHT EDITOR (1946); SHADOW OF A DOUBT (1943) with ADDRESS UNKNOWN (1944); THIS GUN FOR HIRE (1942) with QUIET PLEASE, MURDER in 35mm; THE UNDERWORLD STORY in 35mm with SOUTHSIDE 1-1000 in 35mm; THE ACCUSED (1949) in 35mm with THE THREAT (1949); and THIS GUN FOR HIRE (1942) with THE THREAT (1949).
Oct. 26–31.
Opening the series: two FREE SCREENINGS of monster-movie classic FRANKENSTEIN (1931), starring Boris Karloff, with live musical accompaniment by the U.S. Navy Band.
Oct. 27–Nov. 21.
See every film and save with the Silent Cinema Showcase Pass!
Opening the series: NOSFERATU: A SYMPHONY OF HORROR with live accompaniment by Silent Orchestra (Oct. 27 & 28) and Alice Howell Comedy Shorts with live accompaniment by Ben Model and intro by Steve Massa (Nov. 2).
Oct. 20–Nov. 4. A two-week festival of European arts and culture for DC-metro-area children and their families.
All programs are FREE!
Opening the series: PADDINGTON 2 [UK], sequel to the beloved 2014 film, and coming-of-age tale CLOUDBOY [Belgium/Sweden/Norway/Netherlands].
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Oct. 29–Nov. 21.
Showcasing an eclectic selection of films by and about women.
Opening the series: Barbara Loden's 1970 drama WANDA and Cheryl Dunye's 1996 LGBT rom-com THE WATERMELON WOMAN.
Tickets $5 for children 12 and under
Everybody's favorite alien, Captain 20, is making a special appearance to host a program of cartoons and kid-show favorites from the old days, including ULTRAMAN, SPEED RACER and Bugs Bunny and Friends! Present your original Channel 20 Club Card for a free small popcorn.
Oct. 28, 1:00 p.m.
The perfect gift for the film lover in your life! Available in the web shop and at the theatre box office.
This colorful and imaginative animated exploration of the folklore behind Mexico's Día de los Muertos features voices by Anthony Gonzalez, Benjamin Bratt and Gael García Bernal. Oscar® winner, Best Animated Feature and Best Song.
Nov. 3, 11:05 a.m.English language version; tickets $5.
Nov. 4, 11:05 a.m.Spanish language version; FREE screening presented with support from Visionary Eye Doctors.
REEL ROCK shows are spirited events where climbers and outdoors enthusiasts come together to celebrate and sample the ultimate in adventure filmmaking. REEL ROCK 13 delivers jaw-dropping action, soulful journeys and rollicking humor in a brand-new collection of 2018's best climbing films.
Nov. 12, 13 & 14, 7:00 p.m.
We've teamed up with our paw-some friends at Alley Cat Allies to bring the brand-new 2018 CatVideoFest to the big screen! Curated by Will Braden, CatVideoFest 2018 features more than 85 viral cat videos.
Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m.; Nov. 17 & 18, 11:00 a.m.