Filmscene

Bijou After Hours

A late-night series featuring cult classics, fan favorites, recent releases, and the best in modern genre films. Saturdays at 11pm during the semester.

Upcoming Screenings

THE WAYWARD CLOUD

2005 / Taiwan / Tsai Ming-Liang

Sat, Sep 2110:00pm

The city of Taipei faces a water shortage that makes the sales of watermelons skyrocket, while fantasy song and dance numbers help tell the story of two young lovers. Presented as a part of the Bijou After Hours program. FREE for UI students (present student ID at the box office) and $7.00 for the public.

PERFECT BLUE

1997 / Japan / Satoshi Kon

Sat, Sep 2810:00pm

A retired pop singer turned actress’ sense of reality is shaken when she is stalked by an obsessed fan and seemingly a ghost of her past. Presented as part of the Bijou After Hours program. FREE for UI students (present student ID at the box office) and $7.00 for the public.

Previous Screenings

SID AND NANCY

1986 / UK / Alex Cox

A morbid biographical story about the turbulent, addiction-filled relationship between Sid Vicious, bassist for The Sex Pistols, and his girlfriend Nancy Spungen, who is found stabbed to death. Presented as a part of the Bijou After Hours series. FREE for UI students (present student ID at the box office) and $6.50 for the general public.

THREE RESURRECTED DRUNKARDS

1968 / Japan / Nagisa Oshima

A carefree afternoon at the beach turns into a comic misadventure when three young Japanese men are mistaken for illegal Korean residents. Presented as a part of the Bijou After Hours series. FREE for UI students (present student ID at the box office) and $6.50 for the general public.

HEREDITARY

2018 / US / Ari Aster

After the family matriarch passes away, a grieving family is haunted by tragic and disturbing occurences, and begin to unravel dark secrets. Presented as a part of On Iowa! and the Bijou After Hours series. FREE for UI students (present student ID at the box office) and $6.50 for the public.

MULHOLLAND DRIVE

2001 / US / David Lynch

After a car wreck on the winding Mulholland Drive renders a woman amnesiac, she and a perky Hollywood-hopeful search for clues and answers across Los Angeles in a twisting venture beyond dreams and reality. Presented as part of On Iowa! and the Bijou After Hours series. FREE for UI Students (present student ID at the box office) and $6.50 for the public.

SECRET SCREENING HYPERDRIVE

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A top-secret surprise screening. Presented as part of the Bijou Film Board’s After Hours program. FREE for UI students (present student ID at box office) and $6.50 for the general public.