Filmscene

Rooftop

Our sizzling Summer Rooftop Series is presented by Rohrbach Associates PC Architects featuring well-loved classics, beneath the stars and above the streets of Iowa City. Official beer sponsor Big Grove Brewery brings the suds!

Upcoming Screenings

AIRPLANE!

1980 / USA / Jim Abrams +

Sun, May 278:00pm

A man afraid to fly must ensure that a plane lands safely after the pilots become sick.

REAL GENIUS

1985 / USA / Martha Coolidge

Sun, Jun 108:00pm

Teenage geniuses deal with their abilities while developing a high-powered laser for a university project. When their professor intends to turn their work into a military weapon, they decide to ruin his plans.

Previous Screenings

FARGO

1996 / USA + / Joel Coen +

An annual tradition, we close the Rooftop Series with a special screening of the Coen Bros. comic-crime classic. Bottomless hot chocolate and coffee with your ticket? You betcha!

SCREAM

1996 / USA / Wes Craven

A groundbreaking film upon its release in 1996, join us to watch Wes Craven’s classic on the rooftop just in time for Halloween.

SPACEBALLS

1987 / USA / Mel Brooks

Go up on the rooftop and under the stars to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Mel Brooks’ classic Star Wars sendup.

9 TO 5

1980 / USA / Colin Higgins

Three female office workers become friends and get revenge against their sexist, egotistical and lying boss.

ROBOCOP

1987 / USA / Paul Verhoeven

In a dystopic and crime-ridden Detroit, a terminally wounded cop returns to the force as a powerful cyborg haunted by submerged memories.