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

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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Opens Friday, October 3
at FilmScene Scene 1 Cinema

Ethan and Sophie escape for a weekend getaway in an attempt to save their marriage. A romantic and fun retreat soon becomes surreal when an unexpected discovery forces the two to examine themselves, their relationship, and their future.
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October 4 & 5 at 1:15pm
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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Opening September 19
at FilmScene Scene 1 Cinema

Comedians Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon reunite for a culinary road trip, retracing the steps of the Romantic poets’ grand tour of Italy and indulging in some sparkling banter and impersonation-offs. A biting portrait of modern-day masculinity.
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Opening Friday, Sept 26
at FilmScene Scene 1
(9/26) Opening night Skype with Director Michael Rossato-Bennett.
(9/28) discussion with music therapy experts from UIHC and West Music

A joyous exploration of the astonishing revitalization of memory loss patients through the simple experience of listenin ...
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Friday, October 3 - Sunday, October 5
at FilmScene Scene 1 Cinema

Four unique film events as part of the Iowa City Book Festival: James Ellroy presents LA CONFIDENTIAL, a short film celebration of FINNEGAN'S WAKE, NOIR AT THE BAR, crime writing showcase and Scott Phillips with THE ICE HARVEST.
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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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Monday, October 6, 9pm
at FilmScene Scene 1 Cinema

A one-of-a-kind showcase of videos found at garage sales, thrift stores, warehouses and dumpsters across the country. With live commentary from urators Joe Pickett (The Onion) and Nick Prueher (The Colbert Report).
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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.

THE TRIP TO ITALY (Now Playing)
ALIVE INSIDE (Now Playing)

FILM SCREENINGS
RICH HILL (Bijou Film Forum, September 30)

SPECIAL EVENTS

ALLOY ORCHESTRA (October 1 at The Englert)
LA CONFIDENTIAL (with James Ellroy! October 3)
FOUND FOOTAGE FESTIVAL TOUR (Live, October 6, 9pm)

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.

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