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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


    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

    “Last Days in Vietnam” Film Screening

    Presented by Asian American Resource Center at Asian American Resource Center, Austin

    June 6, 2015

    During the chaotic final days of the American involvement in the Vietnam War, South Vietnamese resistance crumbled. With the lives of thousands of South Vietnamese hanging in the balance, those in...more

    AFS Presents: CHARLIE'S COUNTRY

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

    June 7, 2015

    The eminent aboriginal Australian actor David Gulpilil stars in a Cannes award winning performance as a man growing older in a government-administered aboriginal settlement who decides to break...more

    HEROES OF DIRT - BMX movie screening to celebrate XGAMES

    Presented by Blue Trail Entertainment

    June 7, 2015

    Heroes of Dirt (PG-13) is coming to U.S. theaters in the fall, but be the among the first to preview the first BMX movie in a generation! As a cultural part of the X-Games, we're closing out the...more

    AFS Presents: A FULLER LIFE

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

    June 10, 2015

    Samantha Fuller presents a fine tribute to her filmmaker father through his own words and images. World famous film artists read from Samuel Fuller's autobiography “A Third Face”, while scenes...more

    AFS Presents: YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU

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

    June 11, 2015

    Producer/director Frank Capra gave Depression Era audiences just what they wanted (and needed) in this Romeo & Juliet tale of the son of a munitions millionaire determined to marry his...more

    AFS Presents: DANCE GIRL DANCE

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

    June 12, 2015

    Pioneering director Dorothy Arzner brings a specifically female perspective to this backstage story of two dancers in New York, the high-class, ballet trained Maureen O'Hara and the bump-and-grind...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

    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

    AFS Presents: DANCE GIRL DANCE

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

    June 13, 2015

    Pioneering director Dorothy Arzner brings a specifically female perspective to this backstage story of two dancers in New York, the high-class, ballet trained Maureen O'Hara and the bump-and-grind...more

    Texas Focus Film Series: Rushmore

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

    June 16, 2015

    Max Fischer is a more than determined student at his prep school, Rushmore Academy where he oversees anything with the word "extra-curricular". He befriends a preschool teacher named Ms....more

    Artist INC Austin Live "What Works" Workshop

    Presented by City of Austin Cultural Arts Division

    June 16, 2015

    What Works Workshop - June 16

    What do artists and entrepreneurs have in common? Everything.

    Want to learn more about how artists create sustainable careers? Attend our free...more

    AFS Presents: CLEAN & SOBER

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

    June 17, 2015

    Our That’s Genius series, in which a filmmaker chooses and introduces a film that displays some aspect of creative genius, continues with actor/director Jonny Mars presenting CLEAN & SOBER....more

    AFS Presents: MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON

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

    June 18, 2015

    A naive, good-natured, well-intentioned Boy Rangers leader (perfectly portrayed by Jimmy Stewart) is surprisingly sent to fill a vacancy in the US Senate, where he discovers corrupt, mean people...more

    AFS Presents: MERRILY WE GO TO HELL

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

    June 19, 2015

    Director Dorothy Arzner adapts Cleo Lucas' novel of free living and free loving among New York's literary set in this wild, funny pre-code film.


    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

    AFS Presents: MERRILY WE GO TO HELL

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

    June 21, 2015

    Director Dorothy Arzner adapts Cleo Lucas' novel of free living and free loving among New York's literary set in this wild, funny pre-code film.


    AFS Presents: WORKING GIRLS

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

    June 23, 2015

    This shockingly frank pre-code women's picture from director Dorothy Arzner takes a very open look at some very taboo subjects - adultery, lesbianism, women's matter-of-fact awareness of everyday...more

    AFS Presents: IN THE MIRROR OF MAYA DEREN

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS Screening Room, Austin

    June 24, 2015

    This lyrical portrait of Russian emigre/American educated Maya Deren shows how she propelled the American avant-garde into the world of film with her MESHES OF THE AFTERNOON in 1943 and continued...more

    AFS Presents: THE BITTER TEA OF GENERAL YEN

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

    June 25, 2015

    Quite unlike his subsequent films, Capra's BITTER TEA takes place in a China torn up by various warlords fighting for supreme control of the ancient empire, all made somewhat more palatable with...more

    Tech Chicos Camp for Boys and Girls

    Presented by Latinitas Magazine

    June 25, 2015

    Do you know a boy or girl that is tech-savvy, is interested in
    photography or simply loves being creative?

    Latinitas and Google Fiber presents: Tech Chicos, a free...more

    AFS Presents: A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT

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

    June 26, 2015

    Ana Lily Amirpour's debut feature is a terrifically stylized, black and white vampire film set in a fictional Iranian dystopia called Bad City. Bold, super-cool and gorgeously composed, this is a...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

    AFS Presents: Moviemaker Dialogue w/ Ana Lily Amirpour

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

    June 27, 2015

    A moderated dialogue with the director of A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT. We'll speak with Amirpour about her path to getting her first feature film into production, and her quick ascent from...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

    AFS Presents: WORKING GIRLS

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

    June 28, 2015

    This shockingly frank pre-code women's picture from director Dorothy Arzner takes a very open look at some very taboo subjects - adultery, lesbianism, women's matter-of-fact awareness of everyday...more

    AFS Presents: SAVAGE GOLD

    Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS Screening Room, Austin

    June 29, 2015

    Join us for a showcase of video collector culture with VHS oddities and more, curated by AFS Programmer Lars Nilsen and writer Maximillian Meehan.


    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    ...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

    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

    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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