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Snubbed: Great Movies, No Nominations

For this series, we’ve chosen American films that received no Academy Award nominations. That’s right: zero, zilch, bupkus. Unfortunately, it was hard to narrow the list down: any number of configurations could offer a slate of films worthy of a film historical canon.

Qiu Jiongjiong

The contemporary Chinese artist and independent director Qiu Jiongjiong, best known for A New Old Play, has emerged as one of the most daring and innovative filmmakers in his country. Join us for the rare chance to see films from his growing body of work.

Persistent Visions

An ongoing series dedicated to creatively pairing historical and contemporary experimental works and inspiring a dialogue across generations of filmmakers, films, and techniques.

Jim Henson's World

The imaginative, playful, creative, and prolific film and television work of Jim Henson is celebrated in this recurring screening series.

New Adventures in Nonfiction

For several years now, the most consistently adventurous, unpredictable, intelligent, and dynamic films have been works of nonfiction.

Silents, Please!

This program features both well-known and recently unearthed silent treasures for audiences of all ages to enjoy, often presented with live accompaniment.

Science on Screen

This ongoing film series—made possible with support from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation—combines special screenings and conversations with scientists and filmmakers.

The Afrikan Poetry Theatre Presents Black History Month Film Festival

Our community partner The Afrikan Poetry Theatre’s annual film festival in honor of Black History Month will explore and reflect on modern relationships and family dynamics.



Take a look at our past screenings and programs both virtual and in person.