Coming Soon // Special Events
New space, new format, but all the things you love about our annual fundraising celebration!
When the Taliban puts a bounty on Afghan director Hassan Fazili's head, he is forced to flee with his family. Capturing their uncertain journey, Fazili shows firsthand the refugee experience.
The epic emotional journey of a suburban African American family as they navigate love, forgiveness and coming together in the wake of a tragic loss.
Bijou's bi-annual invitation to student and community filmmakers to share their work on the big screen - followed by a DJ Dance Party at FilmScene's Screening Room on the Ped Mall. Free for all attendees!
Set in the diamond district of New York City, Howard Ratner, a jewelry store owner and dealer to the rich and famous, must find a way to pay his debts when his merchandise is taken from one of his top sellers.
Four sisters come of age in America in the aftermath of the Civil War. Directed by Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird) and presented in 35mm.
Trois, deaux, un - bonne annee! Our annual countdown to the New Year on Paris time includes a champagne toast and French pastries! Join us for the bombastic, unabashadly romantic Moulin Rouge - singing along allowed!
Based on real events, from visionary writer-director Terrence Malick, A Hidden Life is the story of an unsung hero who refused to fight for the Nazis in World War II.
Progress Iowa is proud to announce the First In The Nation Film Festival! Official selections will be presented at FilmScene on Monday, January 13. Submissions deadline: Friday, December 20.
A cop moves to Paris to join the Anti-Crime Brigade in a district of the Paris projects. Paired up with two partners whose methods are sometimes unorthodox, he rapidly discovers the tensions between the various neighborhood groups. Winner of the Cann...
FilmScene's popular annual tradition of screening all the Oscar-nominated short films returns! Nominations and full programs announced January 13, Oscars and FilmScene's Blue Carpet Bash held February 9!
Years of carrying out death row executions have taken a roll on prison warden Bernadine Williams. As she prepares to execute another inmate, Bernadine must confront the psychological and emotional demons her job creates, ultimately connecting her to ...
The iconic Merce Cunningham and the last generation of his dance company is stunningly profiled in this 3D documentary through recreations of his landmark works and archival footage of Cunningham, John Cage and Robert Rauschenberg.
A look at the day in the life of the assistant to a powerful corporate executive.
1945, Leningrad. WWII has devastated the city, demolishing its buildings and leaving its citizens in tatters, physically and mentally. Two young women search for meaning and hope in the struggle to rebuild their lives amongst the ruins.
On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the eighteenth century, a female painter is obliged to paint a wedding portrait of a young woman. Winner of the Cannes Film Festival Queer Palm.