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The American Film Institute's non-profit theatre showcasing the best in new independent & foreign film, plus classic repertory programming.
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"Whoa, there!" One week only: MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL, Fri Apr 26–May 2. ***Free clip-clopping coconuts*** at the 7:30 show this Friday, while supplies last!
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Mixtape Massacre Apr 22
Catching AKIRA at the tonight. Never miss a chance to see this beauty on the big screen
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AFI Silver Apr 21
today at 5:45pm, 2 dramas depicting black life in the 1960s: Michael Roemer's NOTHING BUT A MAN (set in Birmingham AL) + Shirley Clarke's THE COOL WORLD (set in Harlem). Both screen on prints preserved by the !
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AFI Silver Apr 21
Mid-century modern husband-&-wife designers Charles & Ray made >100 films in addition to their legendary architecture & furniture. Today's program at 3:30 features a small portion of their film output, incl early & rarely-seen works. Intro by ' Amy Gallick!
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AFI Silver Apr 21
In 's 1928 drama SADIE THOMPSON, a smoking, drinking, jazz-loving prostitute (the great ) takes her hedonistic ways to the South Pacific. 1:15pm in w *live ♪♫ accompaniment* by * & intro by ' Mike Mashon!
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AFI Silver Apr 20
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Neal Augenstein Apr 20
Folks arriving for the DC-area premiere of "Boy Howdy: The Story of Creem Magazine is gorgeous place to hold it. The film is great. Can't wait to see it on the big screen. is eating popcorn.
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AFI Silver Apr 20
7:45 tonight, the *DC-area premiere* of rock history doc BOY HOWDY! THE STORY OF CREEM MAGAZINE , feat. intro by & Q&A w director Scott Crawford , moderated by !
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AFI Silver Apr 20
Dolores del Rio stars in Lloyd Bacon's Mexican-set musical comedy IN CALIENTE, a "riotous frolic of love, laughter & song!" Musical numbers created & directed by . 3:30 today; 35mm print preserved by the !
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AFI Silver Apr 20
FASHIONS OF 1934 has everything: pre-Code naughtiness, , music, Parisian fashion, dance numbers, , living harps (!) & so. many. ostrich feathers. print at 5:30pm; intro by ' Heather Linville!
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AFI Silver Apr 20
RAMONA (1928) tells the story of a mixed-race Irish & Native American girl (Dolores del Río!) in CA in the 1850s. The film blends romance & pictorialism w a stark depiction, & strong condemnation, of institutional . 1:30 + intro & live ♪♫ accompaniment!
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Neal Augenstein Apr 20
Tonight’s the night — DC-area premiere of new rock doc by Scott Crawford at will intro film, I’ll moderate Q&A. See you there!
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Scott Crawford Apr 19
DC/MD/VA: Tomorrow night at the 7:45PM see the ONLY local theatrical screening of "Boy Howdy: The Story of Creem Magazine." Fresh from SXSW and heaps of critical praise! Tickets here:
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Jessica Kiang Apr 12
I was mesmerized, disturbed and profoundly, existentially grief-stricken by Claire Denis' HIGH LIFE. (Which is a ringing endorsement, to be clear):
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The Playlist 🎬 Apr 18
‘High Life’ Exclusive Clip: Robert Pattinson & Andre Benjamin Talk Family & Space Gardening In Claire Denis’ Wild Film
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AFI Silver Apr 19
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Pat Padua Apr 19
This week's rock 'n' roll movie blurbs feature the doc BOY HOWDY 4/20
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Pat Padua Apr 19
Replying to @AFISilver
Plus lots more w/ THE WOMAN DISPUTED 4/19 IN CALIENTE and FASHIONS OF 1934 4/20 & MISTER 880, SADIE THOMPSON and a double bill of NOTHING BUT A MAN/THE COOL WORLD 4/21
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AFI Silver Apr 18
Always look on the bright side of life: *Free* 40th-anniversary "we-welease" prize packs at tonight's 8pm show of 's LIFE OF BRIAN, while supplies last!
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AFI Silver Apr 18
From the director of DC punk doc SALAD DAYS comes BOY HOWDY! THE STORY OF CREEM MAGAZINE, premiering Sat 4/20 at 7:45. Intro by & Q&A w filmmaker Scott Crawford , moderated by !
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