Film & Movies In Metro DC including Film Screenings, Film Series, Film Festivals & More

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Wild West Film & Brew Party: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Arts Barn
Fri. Mar 29
Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of this 1969 classic Western. Outlaw Butch Cassidy (Paul Newman) and the quick-drawing Sundance Kid (Robert Redford) rob banks & trains throughout the Wild West, eluding police and escaping to South America.


National Geographic
Mar. 7 – 8
Experience incredible 360-degree footage from a scientific expedition to the legendary Galápagos Islands.

Hitchcock’s Dopplegängers: Wait Until Dark (1967)

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Fri. Mar 15
Audrey Hepburn plays a blind woman besieged and assaulted by a gang of nasties led by a vicious Alan Arkin in “Wait Until Dark” (1967).

Academy Award-Nominated Documentaries and Short Subjects Showcase

National Archives
Feb. 23 – 24
The National Archives hosts the 15th annual free screenings of the Academy Award® nominees in four categories: Documentary Feature, Documentary Short Subject, Live Action Short Film, and Animated Short Film.

Hitchcock’s Dopplegängers: Niagara (1953)

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Fri. Mar 1
Marilyn Monroe has a surprise role in “Niagara” (1953) that ends with a re-creation of the final tower sequence from Hitchcock’s “Vertigo.”

The Triplets of Belleville Cine-Concert

Thu. Apr 18
The animated French feature The Triplets of Belleville & Charest are back; with Le Terrible Orchestre de Belleville, he recreates live the original score as the film itself is beamed onto the big screen.

Cinema J Presents: RBG

Bender JCC of Greater Washington
Wed. Mar 13
RBG explores Ginsburg ‘s exceptional life and career, leaving you informed & inspired!

The Stage on Screen Series: Oscar Wilde’s An Ideal Husband

Old Greenbelt Theatre
Mar. 10 – 11
Directed by Jonathan Church, this entertaining and still topical play brings an act of political sin into the heart of the English home.

Direct Current: Where We Lost Our Shadows

The Kennedy Center
Sun. Mar 31
The U.S. premiere of this video oratorio, by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Du Yun and Palestinian videographer Khaled Jarrar, documents the experience of refugees in Germany.

NSO Pops: Star Wars: The Force Awakens (film with live orchestra)

The Kennedy Center
Feb. 22 – 23
The National Symphony Orchestra presents John Williams’s iconic Oscar®-nominated score from The Force Awakens performed live along with the full feature film.

Atlas Intersections Festival: Andrew Earle Simpson: The Adventures of Prince Achmed

Atlas Performing Arts Center
Sun. Feb 24
The silent film will be screened with live, original music by Andrew Earle Simpson.

Atlas Intersections Festival: Man on Fire

Atlas Performing Arts Center
Sat. Feb 23
Man on Fire untangles the pieces of this protest and questions the racism in Grand Saline today.


Atlas Intersections Festival: Sitar Arts Center

Atlas Performing Arts Center
Sat. Mar 2

Monday Matinees: The Women (1939)

Old Greenbelt Theatre
Mon. Apr 1

In the Executioner's Shadow Documentary Screening

Takoma Park Community Center
Thu. Mar 14

Monday Matinees: Of Human Bondage (1934)

Old Greenbelt Theatre
Mon. Mar 4

Throw Like a Girl Rough-Cut Documentary Screening

Takoma Park Community Center
Thu. May 9

Second Wave to the Tidal Wave

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Sun. Mar 24


Landmark's Bethesda Row Cinema
Wed. Mar 6

The Sea Wolf

Library of Congress
Thu. Feb 28

OGT Kids Series: Mirai

Old Greenbelt Theatre
Sat. Mar 30

El Desconocido (Retribution)

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Thu. Feb 28
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