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  1. IOWA INTERNATIONAL SCREENDANCE FESTIVAL

    Special Event
    • 2016

    A new film festival with 12 short films related to dance, curated from 96 entries, from 25 countries. Part of the 10th Iowa Dance Festival.

    12:00pm
  2. MILES AHEAD

    • 2016
    • USA
    • Don Cheadle

    A stunning, transcendent exploration of the life and music of Miles Davis from writer-director-star Don Cheadle.

    1:00pm 6:00pm
  3. THE LITTLE MAN

    Czech That Film
    • 2015
    • Czech Republic
    • Radek Beran

    Shot on location in a Czech forest but starring puppets! Based on children's book "The Little Man’s Great Journey," the film is an adventure primarily aimed at children but offering very funny moments for adults, too.

    3:00pm
  4. BORN TO BE BLUE

    • 2016
    • UK | Canada | USA
    • Robert Budreau

    Ethan Hawke shines in a fine re-imagining of jazz legend Chet Baker's musical comeback in the late '60s starring.

    3:30pm 8:30pm
  5. THE WAY OUT

    Czech That Film
    • 2014
    • Czech Republic +
      France
    • Petr Václav

    The story of Žaneta and David, and their struggle to survive. Their unemployment and their difficulty in communicating with officials are both products of the frequent prejudices against the Roma. The piling-up of debts leads David to consider commi...

    5:00pm
  6. ELVIS & NIXON

    • 2016
    • USA
    • Liza Johnson

    Kevin Spacey and Michael Shannon star as Elvis & Nixon in a uproarious recounting of their infamous December 1970 meeting at the White House.

    7:30pm 9:30pm
  7. BADLANDS

    Bijou After Hours
    • 1973
    • USA
    • Terrence Malick

    An impressionable teen girl from a dead-end town and her older greaser boyfriend go on a killing spree in the South Dakota badlands.

    11:00pm

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Coming Soon // Special Events

Special Event
IOWA INTERNATIONAL SCREENDANCE FESTIVAL
  • 2016
Sat, Apr 30

A new film festival with 12 short films related to dance, curated from 96 entries, from 25 countries. Part of the 10th Iowa Dance Festival.

Special Event
2016 MFA THESIS SCREENING
Sun, May 1

A special screening of thesis films by graduate students completing their MFA in Film and Video Production in the UI Department of Cinematic Arts.

Special Event
BRINTON EXTRAVAGANZA
  • 1908
Sun, May 1

Now in glorious color! Newly unceoverd color films from the historic Brinton Collection will be shown for the first time in over 100 years at Washington, Iowa's historic State Theatre.

Coming Soon
EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!!
  • 2016
  • USA
  • Richard Linklater
Opens Fri, May 6

A group of college baseball players navigate their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of unsupervised adulthood in this super-fun spiritual sequel to "Dazed and Confused" from writer/director Richard Linklater.

Coming Soon
GREEN ROOM
  • 2016
  • USA
  • Jeremy Saulnier
Opens Fri, May 6

A brilliantly crafted and wickedly fun horror-thriller starring Patrick Stewart (yes--that Patrick Stewart!) as a diabolical club owner who squares off against an unsuspecting but resilient young punk band.

Current Series

Czech That Film

Sat, Apr 30 THE LITTLE MAN
  • 2015
  • Czech Republic
  • Radek Beran

Bijou After Hours

Sat, Apr 30 BADLANDS
  • 1973
  • USA
  • Terrence Malick

Late Shift at the Grindhouse

Wed, May 4 MOMMY
  • 1995
  • U.S.
  • Max Allan Collins

Rooftop

Tue, Jun 7 PURPLE RAIN
  • 1984
  • USA
  • Albert Magnoli

Vino Vérité

Ongoing Series