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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


    Cine Chica

    Presented by Latinitas Magazine

    July 6 - July 10, 2015

    Having a fan base isn’t just for Hollywood anymore. In the Cine Chica camp, girls will learn how to write, cast, shoot and edit a film in a week while exploring topics such as women in...more

    AFS Presents: Free Member Friday: EDEN

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

    July 10, 2015

    A defining and epic tale of an artist's success and struggle, EDEN follows a young Parisian DJ caught up in the international explosion of French house music and the rise of Daft Punk in the 90s...more

    Karate Kid

    Presented by Austin Film Festival

    July 11, 2015

    This event is free and open to the public. Screenwriter Robert Mark Kamen will be in attendance.

     

    Daniel (Ralph Macchio) moves to Southern California with his mother, Lucille...more

    AFS Presents: Moviemaker Dialogue: Kickstarter Workshop

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS Screening Room, Austin

    July 13, 2015

    Kickstarter head of Film Partnerships, Dan Schoenbrun, comes to Austin to talk about the latest trends in crowdfunding, and how to make the most of your Kickstarter campaign. Featuring case...more

    Texas Focus Film Series: The Last Picture Show

    Presented by Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    July 14, 2015

    A group of 1950s high schoolers come of age in a bleak, isolated, atrophied West Texas town that is slowly dying, both economically and culturally.

     

    Released in 1971 to...more

    AFS Presents: PATHER PANCHALLI

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

    July 14, 2015

    The early life of a small boy living in the Bengali countryside in the 1910s. First in Satyajit Ray’s Newly Restored Apu Trilogy.


    AFS Presents: RARA AVIS

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

    July 15, 2015

    He was one of the most remarkable men of early America. A contemporary of Lewis & Clark and Davey Crockett, he explored the frontier in search of “the feathered tribes” he loved and...more

    AFS Presents: GOODBYE, MOMO

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

    July 16, 2015

    An 11-year-old Afro-Uruguayan boy Obdulio sells newspapers but can't read or write until meeting a mysterious Maestro who teaches him. Thanks to a kindly tavern owner the boy also joins a strange...more

    AFS Presents: ABOUT ELLY

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

    July 17, 2015

    From the Academy Award winning director of A SEPARATION comes this gripping mystery set among a group of old friends on a holiday retreat on the Caspian sea. A breakout festival hit at its...more

    AFS Presents: ABOUT ELLY

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

    July 19, 2015

    From the Academy Award winning director of A SEPARATION comes this gripping mystery set among a group of old friends on a holiday retreat on the Caspian sea. A breakout festival hit at its...more

    AFS Presents: LOVE AND LEATHER: A Night With Director Travis Mathews

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

    July 19, 2015

    AFS & OUTsider present Love and Leather: A Night with Director Travis Mathews” with I WANT YOUR LOVE and INTERIOR.LEATHER.BAR presented, and Travis in conversation with Yen or Kareem.


    AFS Presents: APARAJITO

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

    July 21, 2015

    Second in Satyajit Ray’s Newly Restored Apu Trilogy. The adolescence and informal/formal education of Apu in Benares and Calcutta.


    AFS Presents: LA PLAYA DC

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

    July 23, 2015

    An Afro-Colombian teenager, Tomas, transplanted from the Pacific coast to the sprawling city of Cali, tries to make a living. His younger brother is strung out on basuco and his older brother...more

    AFS Presents: OLD SCHOOL KUNG FU WEEKEND

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

    July 24, 2015

    Six rarely screened kung fu films from the old school (1971-1982) era of martial arts cinema, introduced by expert Dan Halsted of Portland's Kung Fu Theater.


    AFS Presents: OLD SCHOOL KUNG FU WEEKEND

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

    July 25, 2015

    Six rarely screened kung fu films from the old school (1971-1982) era of martial arts cinema, introduced by expert Dan Halsted of Portland's Kung Fu Theater.


    AFS Presents: SMALL SCREEN STANWYCK

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS Screening Room, Austin

    July 27, 2015

    A selection of legendary actress Barbara Stanwyck's television appearances. Free for all attendees.


    AFS Presents: THE WORLD OF APU

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

    July 28, 2015

    The third and final chapter in Satyajit Ray’s Newly Restored Apu Trilogy. Apu’s world after graduation includes a surprise marriage, another unexpected death, years of alienated wandering, and...more

    AFS Presents: DOMINGUINHOS

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

    July 29, 2015

    José Domingos de Morais, lovingly known as Dominguinhos, is finally given his due with this remarkable documentary which reveals his amazing skills as a musician, singer, and composer.


    AFS Presents: WHITE LIES

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

    July 30, 2015

    Paraiti, a wise Maori healer and midwife, is faced with new Euro-centric laws enacted to outlaw native medicine and its practitioners. She is unexpectedly called upon to help a wealthy white man's...more

    AFS Presents: ¡PACHANGA POR CHALE!

    Presented by Austin Film Society at The Sahara Lounge, Austin

    July 31, 2015

    If you've ever been to Essential Cinema at AFS, then you know Director of Programming Chale Nafus, the curator of Essential Cinema, Doc Nights, and Avant Cinema since 2002. Austin has had the...more

    AFS Presents: 2015 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL AWARD-WINNING SHORTS

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

    August 2, 2015

    An 83-minute program of award-winning animated and live-action shorts from this year's Sundance Film Festival.


    AFS Presents: DOUBLE INDEMNITY

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

    August 6, 2015

    Billy Wilder's epochal film noir stars Barbara Stanwyck as the prototypical femme fatale, Fred MacMurray as the weak-willed insurance man she draws under her spell, and Edward G. Robinson as the...more

    AFS Presents: SEVEN SAMURAI

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

    August 7, 2015

    Near-universally considered one of the greatest films of all time, Akira Kurosawa's epic is still (despite its many imitators) one of the most enthralling and entertaining adventure epics...more

    AFS Presents: SEVEN SAMURAI

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

    August 9, 2015

    Near-universally considered one of the greatest films of all time, Akira Kurosawa's epic is still (despite its many imitators) one of the most enthralling and entertaining adventure epics...more

    Texas Focus Film Series: Ain't Them Bodies Saints

    Presented by Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    August 11, 2015

    Bob Muldoon (Casey Affleck) and Ruth Guthrie (Rooney Mara), an impassioned young outlaw couple on an extended crime spree, are finally apprehended by lawmen after a shootout in the Texas hills....more

    AFS Presents: SAMURAI REBELLION

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

    August 11, 2015

    From the director of KWAIDAN and HARAKIRI, a samurai clan is ripped asunder by a breach of honor committed by its lord. Patriarch Toshiro Mifune is caught in the middle in this visually stunning...more

    AFS Presents: EVOLUTION OF A CRIMINAL

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

    August 12, 2015

    When he was still a high school student, Darius Clark Monroe committed a bank robbery. Nearly 20 years later, out of prison and a skilled filmmaker, he looks at the reasons why with an unflinching...more

    AFS Presents: THE STRANGE LOVE OF MARTHA IVERS

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

    August 13, 2015

    Barbara Stanwyck, Kirk Douglas, Van Heflin and Lizabeth Scott in a searing noir melodrama. Not to be missed.


    Move Your Tale Summer Camps

    Presented by Move Your Tale and Coldtowne Theater at ColdTowne Theater, Austin

    June 8 - August 14, 2015

    June 8 – June 12, 2015
    Camp Improv in Action

    A week of pure Improv. This mixed levels week begins with improv basics,...more

    AFS Presents: SAMURAI REBELLION

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

    August 16, 2015

    From the director of KWAIDAN and HARAKIRI, a samurai clan is ripped asunder by a breach of honor committed by its lord. Patriarch Toshiro Mifune is caught in the middle in this visually stunning...more

    AFS Presents: FUNNY BUNNY

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

    August 18, 2015

    Director Alison Bagnall (2015 AFS Grant Panelist) will present her SXSW 2015 Competition film, a poignant dramatic comedy about a hapless anti-childhood obesity crusader and a maternally neglected...more

    AFS Presents: SORRY WRONG NUMBER

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

    August 20, 2015

    Barbara Stanwyck is excellent in this blood-chilling shocker about a bedridden woman, isolated in a large empty home, who receives a strange phone call. One of the all time great suspense...more

    FREE MEMBER FRIDAY: BANDITS VS. SAMURAI SQUADRON

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

    August 21, 2015

    Underseen masterwork from Hideo Gosha, one of the great practitioners of samurai cinema. This is a big, complex, violent epic.


    AFS Presents: BANDITS VS. SAMURAI SQUADRON

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

    August 23, 2015

    Underseen masterwork from Hideo Gosha, one of the great practitioners of samurai cinema. This is a big, complex, violent epic.


    AFS Presents: 13 ASSASSINS

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

    August 25, 2015

    Director Takashi Miike (AUDITION, ICHI THE KILLER) brings the steel and urgency back to the samurai film with this surprising and excellent film.


    AFS Presents: A PIGEON SAT ON A BRANCH REFLECTING ON EXISTENCE

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

    August 26, 2015

    The latest feature film from Swedish avant-garde humorist Roy Andersson, who has perfected his own, very personal form of inscrutable screen comedy over the last 45 years.


    AFS Presents: FORTY GUNS

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

    August 27, 2015

    Sam Fuller's morally ambiguous western stars Barbara Stanwyck as a kind of femme-fatale of the west, a tough-as-nails cattle baroness with a private army and a deep yearning.


    AFS Presents: A PIGEON SAT ON A BRANCH REFLECTING ON EXISTENCE

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

    August 30, 2015

    The latest feature film from Swedish avant-garde humorist Roy Andersson, who has perfected his own, very personal form of inscrutable screen comedy over the last 45 years.


    AFS Presents: 13 ASSASSINS

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

    August 30, 2015

    Director Takashi Miike (AUDITION, ICHI THE KILLER) brings the steel and urgency back to the samurai film with this surprising and excellent film.


    AFS Presents: SAVAGE GOLD

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

    August 31, 2015

    A bimonthly top secret showcase of video oddities hosted and programmed by Lars Nilsen and Maximillian Meehan.


    100 Days of Stories

    Presented by Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    May 31 - September 7, 2015

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    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

    Texas Focus Film Series: Friday Night Lights

    Presented by Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    September 15, 2015

    Based on H.G. Bissinger's book, which profiled the economically depressed town of Odessa, Texas and their heroic high school football team, The Permian High Panthers.


    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

    Perform @ The Dougherty

    Presented by The Dougherty Arts Center at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    June 23 - December 25, 2015

    The Dougherty Arts Center Theatre is now accepting reservation applications for 2016! The DAC has been home to local, national and international performing artists since 1978. Bring your next film...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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