Filmscene

Bijou Film Forum

In cooperation with UI departments and organizations, Bijou presents special screenings and discussions of acclaimed and provocative films.

Previous Screenings

LIFE, ABOVE ALL

2010 / South Africa + / Oliver Schmitz

A 12-year-old-girl fights prejudice when her family is ostracized by a South African community. Presented in partnership with the Bijou Film Board and as part of HIV/AIDS in Iowa City: Thirty Years and Beyond, a four-day reflection marking the 30th anniversary of care at the University of Iowa AIDS Clinic.

CAMERAPERSON

2016 / US / Kirsten Johnson

Exposing her role behind the camera, Kirsten Johnson reaches into the vast trove of footage she has shot over decades around the world. Presented as part of the Bijou Film Forum series. FREE for UI students (present student ID at the box office) and $6.50 for the general public.

BLINDSPOTTING

2018 / US / Carlos Lopez Estrada

While on probation, a man begins to re-evaluate his relationship with his volatile best friend. Presented as part of the Bijou Film Forum program. FREE for UI students (present student ID at the box office) and $6.50 for the general public.