The Austin Film Society Screening Room (AFS)
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“As the legendary experimental film distributor Canyon Cinema celebrates its fiftieth anniversary, these two screenings are a part of Canyon Cinema’s national tour of programs...Read More
French Cinema Week is a a five-day festival of award-winning Francophone films from leading new names in global cinema. For more info, a full schedule, and...Read More
A screening of Ai Weiwei’s film HUMAN FLOW. The film documents the global refugee crisis, following people’s stories in Afghanistan, France, Greece, Germany, and Iraq.
“Mike Leigh’s humane-but-cutting comedy about a London family stretched across the social class divide in Thatcher-era England was achieved through the director’s collaborative, improvisational working...Read More
“In John Carpenter’s classic subversive sci-fi action movie, wrestler-turned-actor Roddy Piper plays a drifter who inadvertently discovers that Americans are controlled by a ghoulish elite...Read More
“Woody Allen gets serious with this film about a woman (Gena Rowlands) who overhears another woman’s therapy session and begins to question the choices she...Read More
“Dennis Hopper’s gritty L.A. gang film follows a pair of cops (Robert Duvall and Sean Penn) into the not-so-sunny Southern California turf of the Bloods...Read More
“Gus Van Sant’s first feature film marked the arrival of a gloriously fresh cinematic voice. Matt Dillon plays an addict and superstitious thief, robbing drugstores...Read More
A show featuring works by more than 15 Austin women artists. The exhibition is organized by ATX Gals.
A screening of filmmaker Andrew Garrison’s three-part film The Wilgus Stories. The film is adapted from the stories of Kentucky author Gurney Norman. The event will also feature a...Read More
A screening of films by experimental filmmaker Chantal Akerman. This program is presented in collaboration with Experimental Response Cinema. For tickets, go here.
A tribute screening for Harun Farocki, the filmmaker who passed away on July 30th, 2014. Screened will be two of his best known films: An...Read More