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    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 program, "The Bottle Of Wits," is derived from the iconic "battle of wits" scene when Westley first rescues Princess Buttercup from Vizzini and his henchmen. The "Bottle Of Wits" wine line will ...more


    AFS Presents: Moviemaker Dialogue: VIVE FRENCH CINEMA

    Presented by Austin Film Society at The Marchesa Hall & Theatre, Austin

    May 2, 2015

    Two French independent filmmakers along with Premiers Plans and Cannes Director's Fortnight festival programmers join us for a roundtable conversation about the French independent film system...more

    AFS Presents: INSECURE (QUI VIVE)

    Presented by Austin Film Society at The Marchesa Hall & Theatre, Austin

    May 3, 2015

    In this social realist suspense drama nodding to the work of Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne, a middle class nursing student’s part time job as a security guard puts him in the line of fire of...more

    AFS Presents: TONNERRE

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

    May 3, 2015

    A star-crossed love affair gets a compelling naturalist treatment in this story of a successful French musician on a career hiatus, who chooses to spend winter in his provincial hometown of...more

    SPRING into a new Drive-in Season- at the Blue Starlite Drive-in!

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

    March 12, 2013 - May 4, 2015

    COMING UP:

    March 15- Pulp Fiction and Sin City
    (It's a double Feature!)

    March 16- (7:30) Monty Python and the Holy Grail
    and (10:45) The Blues Brothers...more

    AFS Presents: SID & NANCY

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

    May 6, 2015

    Alex Cox (REPO MAN) was the perfect choice to adapt the true story of the doomed love affair of Sex Pistol Sid Vicious and his girlfriend Nancy Spungen.


    DeafNation Presents Free Documentary Screening

    Presented by DeafNation

    May 6, 2015

    Who: Joel Barish and Andres Otalora

    What:  Cuba has a long political history that caused the country to become stuck in a time capsule, but that can soon change as the U.S. government...more

    AFS Presents: THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD

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

    May 7, 2015

    A young African American woman is married off to an older man in Florida during the Jim Crow era when Blacks had few opportunities or options. Fate deals Janie a winning hand when her husband dies...more

    Austin Youth Film Festival

    Presented by channelAustin and City of Austin Cultural Arts Division at Alamo Drafthouse - South Lamar, Austin

    May 9, 2015

    The Austin Youth Film Festival seeks to give young, independent filmmakers a venue to showcase their work before audiences of peers, locals, and industry professionals. We hope...more

    AFS Presents: SHE'S LOST CONTROL

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

    May 8 - May 10, 2015

    A selection of SXSW, New Directors/New Films and the Berlinale, SHE'S LOST CONTROL is a stand-out independent film from up and coming director Anja Marquardt. Brooke Bloom plays Ronah, a New...more

    AFS Presents: Animation Evening w/ Bill Plympton's CHEATIN' & Don Hertzfeldt's WORLD OF TOMORROW

    Presented by Austin Film Society at The Marchesa Hall & Theatre, Austin

    May 10, 2015

    Don Hertzfeldt's Sundance and SXSW-award winning animated short film, THE WORLD OF TOMORROW, will precede the newest feature film by independent animator Bill Plympton in this special evening...more

    Stories from Deep in the Heart: McCallum Fine Arts Academy Listening Party

    Presented by Texas Folklife and McCallum High School Fine Arts Center at McCallum High School Fine Arts Center, Austin

    May 12, 2015

    Stories from Deep in the Heart: McCallum Fine Arts Academy Listening Party
    Event Date: Tue May 12, 2015 - 1:00PM to 2:30PM
    Venue: McCallum Fine Arts Academy...more

    AFS Presents: Old South

    Presented by Austin Film Society at The Marchesa Hall & Theatre, Austin

    May 12, 2015

    Since the post-racial glow of the election of Obama, and now in the aftermath of Ferguson, everyone’s talking about race. But is it really so easy to speak openly and honestly? Or to change?...more

    AFS Presents: ONCE UPON A TIME IN AMERICA

    Presented by Austin Film Society at The Marchesa Hall & Theatre, Austin

    May 13, 2015

    When Sergio Leone came to America to make this film he was certainly best known as the auteur who brought the world such spaghetti westerns as THE GOOD, THE BAD & THE UGLY and ONCE UPON A TIME...more

    AfS Presents: VAMPYROS LESBOS

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

    May 15, 2015

    Jesus Franco Manera, hereafter known as Jess Franco, is likely the most prolific filmmaker in the history of the cinema. He created over 200 feature films during his lifetime, sometimes as many as...more

    INTERNATIONAL MULTICULTURAL FESTIVAL

    Presented by INTERNATIONAL MULTICULTURAL COMMUNITY and Austin Creative Alliance

    May 16, 2015

    Name of Festival:- International Multicultural Festival

    Date:- May 16th 2015

    Time:- 11am-6pm

    Cost: FREE

    Venue:- 2100 East 3rd St. 

    Event...more

    AFS & NAMI presents: THE DEVIL AND DANIEL JOHNSTON

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

    May 17, 2015

    AFS & NAMI Austin (National Alliance on Mental Illness) present this loving and moving documentary about the brilliant musical artist Daniel Johnston.


    channelAustin Premiere Pro Class

    Presented by channelAustin at channelAustin Studios, Austin

    May 16 - May 17, 2015

    Learn to edit in one of the most widely used professional programs in video production. channelAustin is excited to offer this 6-hour hands on class where you will learn Premiere Pro’s...more

    AFS Presents: COMING TO TERMS

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

    May 18, 2015

    In his uniquely experimental style, veteran filmmaker Jon Jost presents the story of a dysfunctional family called upon to unite for one final task: help the patriarch commit...more

    AfS Presents: LAST CHANTS FOR A SLOW DANCE

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

    May 19, 2015

     

    With exquisite long takes and a powerful performance, Jost tells the tale of a heartless, hateful killer making his way through western Montana.

    Director Jon Jost in...more

    AFS Presents: RIVER'S EDGE

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

    May 20, 2015

    Based on a true story. Tim Hunter, who earlier wrote OVER THE EDGE. returns with another powerful, shocking film about alienated teenagers. When a disaffected young man kills his girlfriend and...more

    AFS Presents: INTRUDER IN THE DUST

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

    May 21, 2015

    Black and white teenagers join an aging Southern belle in proving the innocence of a proud, stoic black farmer falsely accused of murder. 


    AFS Presents: SHE KILLED IN ECSTASY

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

    May 22 - May 24, 2015

    Jess Franco’s revenge movie stars the dynamic Soledad Miranda as the widow of a research scientist who kills himself after being drummed out of his profession by jealous colleagues. One by...more

    AFS Presents History of Television: CAROL BURNETT

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS Screening Room, Austin

    May 25, 2015

    Texas-born Carol Burnett is one of the most brilliant comics ever. Her very popular ‘70s variety show kept the flame of sketch humor going with special talents of Harvey Korman, Tim Conway...more

    The Austin Belly Dance Convention (ABDC)

    Presented by Amara Dances Presents

    May 29 - May 31, 2015

    The Austin Belly Dance Convention brings together dancers, musicians, vendors, and audiences from all over the world to Austin in order to celebrate the art of Middle Eastern dance. The...more

    Young Adventurers Film Series: Alice in Wonderland

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 6, 2015

    The Harry Ransom Center’s Young Adventurers Film Series kicks off on Saturday, June 6, at 3 p.m. with Disney’s film Alice in Wonderland (1951).

     

    Drawing on Lewis...more

    Voyager Music Festival

    Presented by Voyager Music Productions

    June 13, 2015

    Voyager is an Austin, Texas music festival celebrating all art that pushes the envelope and creates something new, with a focus on progressive music.
    A robotic drummer? A violin that...more

    Young Adventurers Film Series: James and the Giant Peach

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 13, 2015

    The Harry Ransom Center’s Young Adventurers Film Series continues on Saturday, June 13, at 3 p.m. with the stop-motion animated film James and the Giant Peach...more

    Young Adventurers Film Series: Coraline

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 20, 2015

    The Harry Ransom Center’s Young Adventurers Film Series continues on Saturday, June 20, at 3 p.m. with Henry Selick’s Coraline (2009).

     

    Based on Neil...more

    Young Adventurers Film Series: Where the Wild Things Are

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 27, 2015

    The Harry Ransom Center’s Young Adventurers Film Series concludes on Saturday, June 27, at 3 p.m. with Spike Jonze’s Where the Wild Things Are (2009).

     

    Adapted...more

    Lets Create Something Magical Vol 2 Release Show

    Presented by Weird Destiny Productions at 29th St. Ballroom at Spider House

    June 27 - June 28, 2015

    Join us June 27th at Spiderhouse Ballroom for the release of the second volume to our ongoing coloring book series Let's Create Something Magical! The coloring book features over 40 artist and...more

    PLAY ME - Exhibition of Mechanical Sculptures by Yuliya Lanina

    Presented by Polyglot Gallery and City of Austin Cultural Arts Division

    September 12, 2014 - September 10, 2015

    Please join us for an exhibition of new work by Yuliya Lanina of her signature mechanical sculptures with original musical scores by Yevgeniy Sharlat. Also, on exhibition are new small works on...more

    Monthly Polish Film Series

    Presented by Austin Polish Society

    February 1 - December 6, 2015

    Austin Polish Society presents free Polish film screenings on first Sunday of each month. All films have English subtitles unless English is spoken in the film.

    Our main focus are fiction...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

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