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    19th Annual Cine Las Americas Film Festival

    Presented by Cine Las Americas at The Marchesa Hall & Theatre, Austin

    May 4 - May 8, 2016

    Cine Las Americas is proud to present the 19th Annual Cine Las Americas International Film Festival, scheduled for May 4-8, 2016 at partnership venues The Marchesa Hall & Theatre, The Mexican American Cultural Center and Salvage Vanguard Theater. The festival will showcase contemporary films made by or about Latinos or indigenous cultures from the US, Canada, Latin America (North Central, South America, and ...more


    VAN WILDER and DEADPOOL: SCHOOL'S OUT for SUMMER AT THE DRIVE-IN!

    Presented by The Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive-in at Austin Film Studios

    May 12, 2016

    Deadpool  - A former Special Forces operative turned mercenary (Ryan Reynolds) is subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopting the alter...more

    Screening of New East Austin Stories Documentaries

    Presented by East Austin Stories

    May 12, 2016

    East Austin has changed dramatically in the last fifteen years and throughout that time a University of Texas film class has been making documentaries in and about the area. For the 15th year in a...more

    DEAD POOL and bonus feature FRIDAY THE 13th : The Final Chapter on Friday The 13th!

    Presented by The Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive-in at Austin Film Studios

    May 13, 2016

    Deadpool  - A former Special Forces operative turned mercenary (Ryan Reynolds) is subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopting the alter...more

    Danny Elfmania!

    Presented by Cinematic Symphony at Bethany Lutheran Church - TX, Austin

    May 14, 2016

    Danny Elfmania! The long-anticipated concert is happening on Saturday, May 14. You are invited to join the mayhem as Cinematic Symphony performs your favorite Danny Elfman pieces....more

    The Goonies and Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark: Lucas And Spielberg Appreciation

    Presented by The Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive-in at Austin Film Studios

    May 14, 2016

    Lucas and Spielberg at the drive-in. The tribute continues!

    The Goonies (PG) - In order to save their home from foreclosure, a group of misfits set out to find a pirate's...more

    AFS Presents: TITICUT FOLLIES

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS at the Marchesa, Austin

    May 13 - May 15, 2016

    Frederick Wiseman’s first documentary takes the viewer into an archaic hospital for the insane, where conditions rival those in a Dickens novel. Banned for over 20 years. New 35mm print.


    AFS New Release: I DON'T BELONG ANYWHERE: THE CINEMA OF CHANTAL AKERMAN

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS at the Marchesa, Austin

    May 15, 2016

    Last fall, director Chantal Akerman took her own life. Her legacy is unassailable, over 40 films, a significant impact on film and film culture, and a personal vision that will shine through the...more

    Re:ACT

    Presented by PsiPlay

    May 13 - May 15, 2016

    RE:ACT 
    LIGHT+ SOUND
    IMMERSIVE+INTERACTIVE
    MAY 13TH-15TH

    RE:ACT is a weekend long immersive experience where music, art and technology all collide in one...more

    AFS Presents: NO HOME MOVIE

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS at the Marchesa, Austin

    May 15 - May 18, 2016

    Chantal Akerman seemed to put a period on the sentence of her historically great oeuvre in this non-narrative autobiographical film, which draws on her mother's experience as a holocaust survivor...more

    Deadpool and Van Wilder at the Drive-in

    Presented by The Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive-in at Austin Film Studios

    May 19, 2016

    Deadpool  - A former Special Forces operative turned mercenary (Ryan Reynolds) is subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopting the alter...more

    AFS Presents: Rossellini's THE FLOWERS OF ST. FRANCIS

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS at the Marchesa, Austin

    May 19 - May 20, 2016

    Inspired by Saint Francis' love and empathy and his own interest in spirituality, Rossellini tells the stories of Francis and his followers through a series of short episodes.


    Animal House and Van Wilder : School's out for summer at the Drive-in

    Presented by The Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive-in at Austin Film Studios

    May 20, 2016

    Animal House - At a 1962 college, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity, but those trouble-makers have other plans for him.

    Van...more

    AFS Presents: SUNDANCE #ARTISTSERVICES WORKSHOP 2016

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS at the Marchesa, Austin

    May 21, 2016

    An annual must-attend event for filmmakers, the #ArtistServices workshop brings the Sundance Institute and industry experts together for a day of workshops around today's most pressing issues for...more

    HELLBOY and DEADPOOL: Red Anti-Heros at the Drive-in

    Presented by The Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive-in at Austin Film Studios

    May 21, 2016

    Hellboy is PG 13- families are WELCOME for first feature!!!

    Hellboy - Guillermo Del Toro (Pan's Labyrinth, Pacific Rim) directs this gleefully goofy sort of superhero...more

    AFS History of Television: HARSH '70S REALITY - POST-WATERGATE ACTION TV

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS Screening Room, Austin

    May 23, 2016

    After Watergate, the American public began to feel a deep distrust of its public institutions. When silly crime dramas began to reflect this kind of darkness and cynicism, the results were often...more

    Dazed and Confused and Orange County: Schools out for summer at the Drive-in!

    Presented by The Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive-in at Austin Film Studios

    May 26, 2016

    Come enjoy a double feature film at the drive-in!

    Of the 260 remaining drive-ins in USA, Blue Starlite is honored to be included as a finalist in USA Today’s “Top Ten Drive-In’s in...more

    Grease Sing Along at the Drive-in

    Presented by The Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive-in at Austin Film Studios

    May 27, 2016

    Schools out for SUMMER at the Drive-in! Come sing along at the drive-in to Americas favorite musical! 

    Of the 260 remaining drive-ins in USA, Blue Starlite is honored to be included...more

    AFS Presents: Rossellini's JOURNEY TO ITALY

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS at the Marchesa, Austin

    May 26 - May 29, 2016

    Ingrid Bergman's third collaboration with Rossellini (appropriately about a couple's failing marriage), draws on the magic of Italy as its subject and inspiration. Rossellini's love of observing...more

    AFS Presents: HIGH SCHOOL

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS at the Marchesa, Austin

    May 27 - May 29, 2016

    One of Frederick Wiseman’s most important films, a portrait of a Philadelphia high school, its students, teachers and administrators. New 35mm print.


    AFS Presents New French Cinema: TWO BIRDS, ONE STONE (D'UNE PIERRE DEUX COUPS)

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS at the Marchesa, Austin

    June 3, 2016

    The sibling dynamics of an enormous first generation Algerian-French family are tested when their 75-year-old mother goes on an unexpected journey. First feature film from writer-actress Fejria...more

    AFS Moviemaker Dialogue: Meet the Filmmakers of New French Cinema

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS Screening Room, Austin

    June 4, 2016

    Visiting European filmmakers from New French Cinema Weekend, Fejria Deliba (TWO BIRDS, ONE STONE), Jean Denizot (THE GOOD LIFE), and Guillaume Saez (KEEPER), join us for a roundtable discussion...more

    AFS New French Cinema: KEEPER

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS at the Marchesa, Austin

    June 4, 2016

    Jury award winner at Locarno and Premiers Plans. A 15-year old Francophone Swiss teen couple discover their accidental pregnancy, and are moved to keep their unborn baby. Beautifully scripted and...more

    AFS New French Cinema: SHORTS PROGRAM - JEWELS OF LA FÉMIS

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS at the Marchesa, Austin

    June 5, 2016

    La Fémis has been France's premiere public film school since 1944, training the biggest names in French cinema (Alain Resnais, Claire Denis and Louis Malle among them). In this shorts program,...more

    AFS New French Cinema: THE GOOD LIFE (LA BELLE VIE)

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS at the Marchesa, Austin

    June 5, 2016

    Two brothers are raised in the beauty of the remote French countryside by their poor, ascetic father. When the police come knocking at their door, the brothers are faced with critical choices...more

    AFS Deep Tracks: SAVAGE GOLD

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS Screening Room, Austin

    June 6, 2016

    Longtime video collectors Maximillian Meehan and Lars Nilsen raid their collections to showcase deeply obscure gems from their archives. Each meeting of the Savage Gold society features a double...more

    AFS Presents: Surrealist Love Goddess - Louise Brooks: DIARY OF A LOST GIRL

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS at the Marchesa, Austin

    June 9, 2016

    Louise Brooks, who a few short years ago had been a Kansas farm girl, took Europe by storm when she starred in two magnificent films for director G.W. Pabst. This is the second of these and in it...more

    Tangerine: A musical tribute to all who have loved and lost

    Presented by Ryan Layden

    June 10, 2016

    Ryan Layden brilliantly uses both bold and subtle elements of film, live music, dance, and visual artistry to uniquely deliver, the message and experience of love and loss to the underserved...more

    Far Out Films #3 // a screening of short films about plants

    Presented by Art.Science.Gallery.

    June 11, 2016

    New for 2016! We're closing each show with a rad science movie night! Join us for this screening as Art.Science.Gallery. closes our Flourish exhibit with short films inspired...more

    AFS New Release: THE OTHER SIDE

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS at the Marchesa, Austin

    June 8 - June 14, 2016

    Roberto Minervini, the Texas-based Italian filmmaker, is on the forefront of artistic innovation in docufiction. This film following an impoverished Louisiana couple with a drug problem peels back...more

    Summer Film Series: FILM (1965)

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 16, 2016

    Samuel Beckett's sole film project, FILM (1965), starred Buster Keaton and was directed by Alan Schneider. Recently restored, FILM will be followed by NOTFILM, a...more

    The Austin Belly Dance Convention

    Presented by Amara Produces

    June 24 - June 26, 2016

    Come sparkle and dance with us ya’ll at the Austin Belly Dance Convention1

    Over 30 Belly Dance and Music Classes and Presentations with a variety of offerings to please all levels and...more

    Summer Film Series: Vaudeville and Vitaphone Shorts

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 30, 2016

    In the early days of talkies, Warner Brothers hired some of the top variety stars of the day to create "living sound" recordings of their acts. This "Vaudeville and Vitaphone" series of...more

    Summer Film Series: Frida (2002)

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    July 14, 2016

    Salma Hayek stars as Frida Kahlo in the 2002 film Frida, directed by Julie Taymor. The Ransom Center's art collection includes Frida Kahlo's Self-portrait with Thorn Necklace and...more

    Far Out Films #4 // a screening of short films about evolutionary biology

    Presented by Art.Science.Gallery.

    July 30, 2016

    New for 2016! We're closing each show with a rad science movie night! Join us for this screening as Art.Science.Gallery. closes our Evolution exhibit with short films inspired...more

    Esquina Tango: Monthly Foreign Movie Night

    Presented by EsquinaTango Cultural Society of Austin

    Ongoing

    Join us for our monthly foreign movie viewing with English Subtitles. Work on your Spanish while enjoying different and beautiful films: classic, modern, comedy, drama and more! Hosted by the...more

    African Film Series

    Presented by African American Technical Resource Center (A-TRC) at Huston-Tillotson University, Austin

    Ongoing

    The African-American Artists Technical Resource Center (AAATRC) works with artists, small arts organizations, businesses and other community members to use the arts as a tool for...more

    Weekly Viewing Party

    Presented by Austin Variety Show at Iron Gate Lounge, Austin

    Ongoing

    Austin's newest TV Show announces a weekly viewing party for fans every Sunday at Austin's coolest new lounge, Iron Gate on East 6th Street. The viewing party will begin at 10pm, an hour before...more

    Alamo Drafthouse Unveils Signature Wine Line: "The Bottle of Wits"

    Presented by Alamo Drafthouse at Alamo Drafthouse - Downtown, Austin

    Ongoing

     Alamo Drafthouse is delighted to announce the launch of a signature wine inspired by THE PRINCESS BRIDE in honor of the 25th anniversary of the film. The name of this signature wine...more

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