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Tickets on sale June 8!
Presenting the films judged to be the very best of the 2018 DIY filmmaking competition.
June 22, 7:30 p.m.
Co-presented by the Art Deco Society of Washington
Preceded by an illustrated lecture on the Art Deco splendor of early ocean liners by Christian Roden of The Decorative Arts Trust, and featuring a post-screening reception with live musical entertainment by Alex Hassan
An ocean liner voyage becomes the premise for an early experiment in multiple story lines in this classic 1931 comedy-drama, starring Edmund Lowe, Myrna Loy and Greta Nissen.
June 23, 5:30 p.m.
April 28–July 5.
This week: 1967 neo-noir crime masterpiece LE SAMOURAÏ, starring Alain Delon as a quirkily obsessive hitman who is single-mindedly devoted to his profession. June 19, 7:10 p.m., 9:20 p.m.; June 20 & 21, 9:20 p.m.
May 4–June 26.
This week: classic 1966 Mexican neo-Western TIME TO DIE, directed by Arturo Ripstein; and 50th anniversary of Tomás Gutiérrez Alea's 1968 political drama MEMORIES OF UNDERDEVELOPMENT, a landmark of Cuban cinema.
April 27–June 26.
This week: HOWL, starring James Franco as poet Allen Ginsberg; absorbing and intimate drama WENDY AND LUCY and Oregon Trail drama MEEK'S CUTOFF, both directed by Kelly Reichardt and starring Michelle Williams.
April 27–June 26.
This week: Howard Hawks' 1967 Western EL DORADO, starring Robert Mitchum and John Wayne; and Fred Zinnemann's 1960 romantic comedy THE SUNDOWNERS, starring Mitchum and Deborah Kerr.
April 28–July 4.
Coming up next: Morgan Neville's compelling 2013 film 20 FEET FROM STARDOM; Samuel D. Pollard's Freedom Summer doc TWO TRAINS RUNNIN', narrated by Common; and 50th anniversary of Jean-Luc Godard's 1968 Rolling Stones film SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL.
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Co-presented by Run&Shoot Filmworks
June 28–July 1, 2018.
Tickets and all-access passes on sale now!
Supporting the creation and advancement of innovative, artistic cinematic works for filmmakers of color. Presented in partnership with the Martha's Vineyard African-American Film Festival (MVAAFF).
Opening Night: MR. SOUL!, featuring Q&A with filmmaker Melissa Haizlip, June 28, 7:30 p.m.
July 13–August 31.
Our FREE outdoor summer film series has a new location!
Join us on Sonny's Green at The Blairs District on Friday nights for big-screen favorites under the stars. Opening the series July 13: JURASSIC PARK (1993).