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    Blue's 21 Nights of Halloween at the Drive In

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

    October 1 - October 30, 2014

    The month of October will be full of tears, screams, and finger-covered eyes as Blue Starlite Driven-In hosts its Annual 21 Nights of Halloween at The Drive-In. This year will include movies such as A Nightmare on Elm Street, Ghostbusters, The Shining, Texas Chain Saw Massacre, Weird Science, Hocus Pocus, Army of Darkness, Beetlejuice, and Frankenstein. The chilling fun doesn't end there! There will be ...more


    AFS Presents: NAYAK (THE HERO)

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

    October 30, 2014

    A matinee idol Arindam Mukherjee is going by train to collect an acting award. On the train, he is confronted by a journalist Aditi, who somewhat unwillingly starts to interview the star. Arindam,...more

    AFS Presents: HAUSU

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

    October 31 - November 2, 2014

    Nobuhiko Obayashi's hyperactive, amazing teenage ghost story film pulls out all the stops, then installs some more stops, then pulls them out too. It's safe to say that this is a...more

    AFS Presents: JEALOUSY

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

    November 2 - November 3, 2014

    French filmmaker Philippe Garrel is the greatest explorer of contemporary cinematic existentialism. A master of his craft with a style and technique that has a heavy artistic signature,...more

    AFS Presents: HOUSTON FILM COMMISSIONS TEXAS FILMMAKER SHOWCASE

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

    November 4, 2014

    A special screening event consisting of the best of Texas short films and videos under 40 minutes in length. The screening is accompanied by a reception for filmmakers and industry...more

    AFS Presents: JOI BABA FELUNATH (THE ELEPHANT GOD)

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

    November 6, 2014

    Detective Feluda, determined to enjoy a holiday in the holy city of Benares, finds himself drawn into investigating the theft of a valuable statue of Ganesh, lord of wisdom, patron of arts and...more

    AFS Presents: VENTOS DE AGOSTO

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

    November 10, 2014

    A lyrical narrative film from a documentarian who places his characters in an idyllic seaside village marred only by the sudden appearance of a skull and then a corpse.


    AFS Presents: DEBOSYON

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

    November 11, 2014

    A young man is nursed back to health by Salome, a mysterious woman living alone in a forest. Even love is not enough to persuade her to come home with him, for she explains that she is the victim...more

    AFS Presents: FOOD CHAINS

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

    November 12, 2014

    In the 1990s, exploited farmworkers in Immokalee, Florida began a fierce fight for literal pennies in pay raises, causing an all-out wage war that extended from workers and agro-businesses all the...more

    AFS Presents: CRAFT WORKSHOP: SPECIAL FX MAKE-UP 101 WITH ERIC ZAPATA

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

    November 15, 2014

    Special Effects Make-Up Artist Eric Zapata will cover some of the basics of special FX make-up, such as creating scars, cuts and bruises, and applying pre-made prosthetics.


    Film Critic Molly Haskell on Gone With The Wind

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    November 19, 2014

    Molly Haskell, film critic and author of Frankly, My Dear: Gone with the Wind Revisited, explores the popularity and influence of both the book and film, from their first appearance to the present...more

    AFS Presents: STOP THE POUNDING HEART

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

    November 19, 2014

    Austin Premiere. Drawing to light the often obscure and diverse cultures co-existing in rural Texas, STOP THE POUNDING HEART is the fascinating docu-drama portrait of a teenage girl coming of age...more

    AFS Presents: ON THE JOB

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

    November 20, 2014

    A work release program for prisoners sounds very humane—except the job is to kill for corrupt police and military officials.


    Yakona

    Presented by Yakona the Film at The North Door, Austin

    November 16 - November 23, 2014

    YAKONA returns to Texas with a premiere of the live score performance conducted by film score composer, Justin Sherburn. Shows are at The North Door (502 Brushy St) in Austin on Sunday, November...more

    AFS Presents: SAVAGE GOLD (NOVEMBER)

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS Screening Room, Austin

    November 24, 2014

    A popular video oddities show from chronic VHS collectors Lars Nilsen and Max Dropout. For adventuresome viewers!


    AFS Presents: GRACELAND

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

    November 25, 2014

    A kidnapping goes horribly wrong – or just right – in this stylish thriller.


    All The Time Travels All The Time

    Presented by dystheatre and The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    October 19 - November 29, 2014

    It's a workshop, it's a festival, and it's a show. It's all three in every show. It's a smorgasbord fiesta safari of localized ART. Theatre, dance, puppetry, film,...more

    Films of 1939: 'The Wizard of Oz'

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    December 4, 2014

    The Ransom Center’s series “Films of 1939” concludes with The Wizard of Oz on Thursday, December 4, at 7 p.m.

    In this early Technicolor classic directed by Victor...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

    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

    Esquina Tango: Monthly Foreign Movie Night

    Presented by EsquinaTango Cultural Society of Austin

    August 21, 2009 - 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

    November 19, 2009 - 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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