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Oct. 11–24
Select shows this Fri, Sat and Sun introduced by TCM host Eddie Muller
Final week: PSYCHO; TOUCH OF EVIL; WOMAN ON THE RUN in 35mm – free screening; MURDER BY CONTRACT in 35mm; DEADLINE – U.S.A. in 35mm; THE BURGLAR in 35mm; THE SCARLET HOUR in 35mm; UNDERWORLD U.S.A.; CITY THAT NEVER SLEEPS; THE CRIMSON KIMONO; NIGHTFALL; PRIVATE HELL 36 and A KISS BEFORE DYING.
One night only!
This documentary presents a raw and extremely unfiltered look at the process of Neil Young and Crazy Horse making "Colorado," their first album in seven years.
Oct. 22, 7:00 p.m.
Oct. 25–31
Presenting F. W. Murnau's NOSFERATU: A SYMPHONY OF HORROR, with live musical accompaniment by Maurizio Guarini of Goblin; THE EXORCIST, presented by Count Gore De Vol; zombie horror THE LIVING DEAD AT MANCHESTER MORGUE aka LET SLEEPING CORPSES LIE; Sam Raimi's THE EVIL DEAD; and the 2019 48 Hour Film Sci-Fi and Horror Project.
Oct. 5–Nov. 2.
This collaborative series presents films, artistic presentations and virtual reality experiences about our relationship with water.
Up next: 2004 cult classic anime adventure MIND GAME, directed by Masaaki Yuasa and Kôji Morimoto and based on the manga by Robin Nishi. Oct. 25, 9:45 p.m.
Oct. 25–Nov. 24
Opening the series: DANTE'S INFERNO (1911) with live musical accompaniment by Maurizio Guarini of Goblin; THE PHANTOM CARRIAGE and HÄXAN: WITCHCRAFT THROUGH THE AGES, both featuring live musical accompaniment by Not So Silent Cinema.
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Oct. 27–Nov. 26
Opening the series: THE CREMATOR, a deeply disturbing 1969 black comic parable set in 1930s Prague.
Introduction by Catherine Wyler and post-screening panel discussion, in recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month
70th Anniversary
William Wyler's 1949 drama stars Olivia de Havilland as Catherine Sloper, a naive woman from an unhappy family whose life takes a turn when suitor Montgomery Clift comes calling.
Oct. 27, 5:15 p.m.
Presented in collaboration with SPAIN arts & culture as part of Mujeres de Cine
Arantxa Echevarría's powerful debut is a modern-day "Romeo and Juliet," focused on two star-crossed teen girls from Madrid's marginalized Roma community.
Nov. 5, 7:15 p.m
Q&A with filmmakers at all screenings
This documentary, by Paul Bishow, James June Schneider and Sam Lavine, immerses viewers in the rise of punk and hardcore in Washington, DC, in the 1970s and '80s.
Nov. 9, 7:30 p.m., 10:00 p.m.; Nov. 10, 6:00 p.m., 8:30 p.m.; Nov. 11, 7:00 p.m.
The REEL ROCK Film Tour, one of climbing's greatest celebrations, returns this fall with a new collection of world premiere films.
Nov. 12, 13 & 14, 7:00 p.m.
Dec. 4–22
All-access Passports on sale now! Early-bird discount through Oct. 31.
Now in its 32nd year, the AFI European Union Film Showcase continues its tradition of bringing the best in European cinema to Washington, DC-area audiences. The complete schedule will be announced in early November.
The perfect gift for the film lover in your life! Available in the web shop and at the theatre box office.