FilmScene is a nonprofit organization dedicated to enriching the cultural vitality of the Iowa City area through film that challenges, inspires, educates and entertains.

Opening Friday, October 17
at FilmScene Scene 1 Cinema

When estranged twins Maggie (Kristen Wiig) and Milo (Bill Hader) reach the end of their ropes, an unexpected reunion forces them to confront why their lives went wrong. As the twins reconnect, they realize the key to fixing their lives may just lie in repa ...
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Opening Friday, October 10
at FilmScene Scene 1 Cinema

After four decades together, Ben (John Lithgow) and George (Alfred Molina) finally tie the knot. But when George loses his job as a result, the couple must sell their NYC apartment and temporarily live apart.
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FilmScene is participating in the Art House Convergence National Audience Survey to better understand our audience needs and wants, as well as to gather national data about art house audiences.
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Sunday, October 19, 7pm
at FilmScene Scene 1 Cinema

Bundle up and join us on the rooftop for our final open-air show of the season, a special screening of the Coen Bros. darkly comic crime classic starring William H. Macy, Frances McDormand and Steve Buscemi.
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October 20, 5:30pm
at FilmScene Scene 1 Cinema

Lets play two! Back-to-back baseball documentaries, THE ONLY REAL GAME about baseball in India and NO NO: A DOCKUMENTARY the wild but true tale of Dock Ellis, for one ticket price, including a box of Cracker Jack!
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IOWA CITY, Iowa, (September 30, 2014) — FilmScene proudly announces Joe Tiefenthaler as its new Executive Director and Andy Brodie, FilmScene cofounder, as Program Director.
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Wednesdays at 10pm
at FilmScene Scene 1 Cinema

Punch in for weird Wednesday nights at 10pm! The boss, Ross Meyer, digs up low-budget b-movies, gorefests and camp classics. Cheap tickets, beer and good fun!
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Now Playing

Tickets for the following films are on sale online and at the FilmScene box office. FilmScene is located at 118 E. College St. in Downtown Iowa City.


(Now Playing)
PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE (Bijou After Hours, October 18)
THE ONLY REAL GAME (October 20, 5:30)
NO NO: A DOCKUMENTARY (October 20, 7:15)
INFECTION (Bijou Horizons, October 21)
SCREAM PARK (Late Shift, October 22)

Coming Soon

Showtimes will be set for the following films no later than the Monday prior to opening. For an online version of In Focus, our monthly calendar, click here.

FARGO (Oct. 19, Rooftop screening)
FRUITVALE STATION (Bijou Film Forum, October 28)

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