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October 2018

VIVA CINEMA: EL SUEÑO DEL MARA’AKAME

October 12, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Bullock Texas State History Museum, 1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, 78701
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$5 – $8

Join the Bullock Museum for a screening and conversation about the film El sueño del Mara’akame (Mara’akame’s Dream). Nieri is a young Huichol Indian whose dream is travelling with his band to play a concert in Mexico City. But his father is a Mara’akame (Huichol Shaman) and has different plans for his son. Despite his wishes to become a musician, Nieri must find the Blue Deer in his dreams in order to become a Mara’akame and follow in this tradition. Nieri travels…

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Doc’s Drive-In Theatre Grand Opening Weekend!

October 12, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Doc’s Drive-In Theatre, 1510 Satterwhite Rd
Buda, 78610
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$3 – $11

Yes, the wait is finally over! Doc’s Drive-In Theatre has overcome incredible odds to bring you Austin’s most authentic drive-in theater experience, and we’re opening our gates on October 12-13, 2018! Round up your friends and family and bring them all to Doc’s Drive-In Theatre for a double feature of some classic film favorites: Double Feature Screen 1: Addams Family & Real Window Double Feature Screen 2: Goonies & Addams Family All shows start at 7:35 PM central time. Come…

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The Infinite Monkey Theorem Winery Hosts Texas Movie Night

October 15, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Free

Are you ready to get in the Halloween spirit Texas style? Join Infinite Monkey Theorem Winery for a spooky movie night showing of Texas Chainsaw Massacre. In celebration of Halloween and Texas Wine Month, Infinite Monkey invites guests to snuggle up with a glass of wine and prepare to be scared. This event will take place in Infinite Monkey Theorem’s Austin Taproom. Admission is free.

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Movie on the Lawn

October 19, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Northwest Recreation Center, 2913 Northland Dr
Austin, TX 78731 United States
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$2

Join us for a SPOOK-tacular showing of Monster House on the lawn at the Northwest Recreation Center! Bring your blankets and chairs, we will be providing drinks and popcorn! Admission for the movie is $2.  

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Movies in the Park: Practical Magic

October 25, 2018 @ 7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Palm Park, 601 E 3rd St
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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Join us for our 2018 Movies in the Park season. This year will be better than ever, with great titles, opportunities to win APF merchandise, and food trucks at every show! Practical Magic: PG-13 | 1 hour 45 minutes Food Truck: Casey's New Orleans Snowballs Garbo's Lobster Truck ATX Rain Date: November 1st ***************************************************************************** Movies in the Park is a series of free films brought to you by Austin Parks Foundation in partnership with Alamo Drafthouse. Each year, APF and…

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The Mark of War: Film Screening

October 28, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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Free

Please join Humanities Texas on OCTOBER 28 at Austin Film Society for a screening of THE MARK OF WAR, followed by a Q&A session with the film’s director, Ricardo Ainslie. This event is FREE and open to the public. Sunday, October 28, 2018 3:00 p.m. (doors open at 2:30 p.m.) Austin Film Society Cinema Free parking in AFS lot THE MARK OF WAR is a documentary feature film that combines archival footage with deeply personal interviews from seven Vietnam veterans who discuss…

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F/11 and Be There (AFF Documentary)

October 28, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
St. David’s Episcopal Church, 301 East 8th St.
Austin, TX, 78701
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$12

Watch the first ever documentary on Burk Uzzle. Initially grounded in documentary photography when he was the youngest photographer ever hired by LIFE magazine at age 23, his work then grew into a combination of split-second impressions reflecting the human condition during his tenure as a member of the prestigious international Magnum cooperative founded by one of his mentors Henri Cartier-Bresson. For fifteen years, Uzzle was an active contributor to the evolution of the organization and served as its President in…

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F/11 and Be There (2nd AFF Screening)

October 30, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Alamo Drafthouse Village, 2700 W Anderson Ln, Suite #701
Austin, TX 78757 United States
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$12

Watch the first ever documentary on Burk Uzzle. Initially grounded in documentary photography when he was the youngest photographer ever hired by LIFE magazine at age 23, his work then grew into a combination of split-second impressions reflecting the human condition during his tenure as a member of the prestigious international Magnum cooperative founded by one of his mentors Henri Cartier-Bresson. For fifteen years, Uzzle was an active contributor to the evolution of the organization and served as its President in…

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November 2018

Silent Films Out Loud – HALLOWEEN EDITION

November 1, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E. Martin Muther King Jr. Blvd.
Austin, 78712
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$10 – $15

Be prepared to scream as Silent Films Out Loud makes its grand return for a triple feature of terror. Two horror classics of the silver screen – 1910’s Frankenstein and 1928’s The Fall of the House of Usher– along with the lightly frightful Buster Keaton short Haunted House will come alive thanks to new scores from Austin based composers Jackie Myers, Bob Hoffnar, Dave Biller and Jean Hasse.   EVENT INFORMATION Taking the stage with local orchestra Density512 ready to…

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VIVA CINEMA: TESOROS

November 2, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Bullock Texas State History Museum, 1800 Congress Ave.
Austin, 78701
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$5 – $8

Join the Bullock Museum for a screening and conversation about the film Tesoros (Treasures). Siblings Dylan and Andrea set off with their new friends on a marvelous journey of discovery in search of long lost pirate loot. Known as the most successful woman director of Mexican cinema, María Novaro's film Tesoros follows the story of a band of kids that live in a fishing community on the coast of Guerrero, Mexico, and their adventure to find a treasure that the pirate Francis Drake…

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AutFest Texas 2018 by Autism Society of Texas

November 4, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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$25.00

Date: November, 4, 2018 Time: 4-9 pm Location: AFS Cinema, 6259 Middle Fiskville Rd., Austin, TX 78752 Tickets: https://autfest18.eventbrite.com About the event: At AutFest Texas we will raise awareness in a broader community about life with autism. Through film we can show a range of ages and abilities, challenges and triumphs, (however big or small), that living with autism can bring. Viewers can also witness the dedication and support needed to give individuals with autism the greatest chance of reaching…

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Movies in the Park: Selena

November 8, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Republic Square, 422 Guadalupe Street
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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Join us for our 2018 Movies in the Park season. This year will be better than ever, with great titles, opportunities to win APF merchandise, and food trucks at every show! Selena: PG | 1 hour 47 minutes Rain Date: November 15th ***************************************************************************** Movies in the Park is a series of free films brought to you by Austin Parks Foundation in partnership with Alamo Drafthouse. Each year, APF and the Drafthouse bring you free movies in parks all over Austin.…

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Coming Home: Beyond Veterans Day

November 12, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:42 pm
Regal Westgate Stadium 11, 4477 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, 78745
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$15.00

'From Shock to Awe' screens in 20+ theaters across the US and followed by a live streamed Q&A with cast and filmmakers. Coming Home: Beyond Veterans Day event marks the release of the documentary, and a national campaign to raise awareness about psychedelic therapy, the struggles of war veterans (and their families), and address some of our nation's most pressing mental health issues (e.g. opioid addiction and suicide epidemic).

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REEL ROCK 13 is Coming to a Local Theater

November 16, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Stateside at the Paramount, 713 Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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$21

The REEL ROCK Film Tour, one of the largest adventure film festivals in the world, is back in its 13th year! And it’s coming to your area on November 16th at Stateside at the Paramount with a brand new collection of the year’s best climbing films, delivering jaw-dropping action, soulful journeys and rollicking humor.   This year’s film lineup includes: AGE OF ONDRA Every so often an athlete comes along who redefines their sport. Adam Ondra, the 25-year-old Czech crusher,…

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REEL WOMEN IN FILM: THE RIDER

November 16, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Bullock Texas State History Museum, 1800 Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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$5 – $8

Join the Bullock Museum for a screening and conversation about Chloé Zhao's The Rider. After suffering a near fatal head injury, a young cowboy undertakes a search for new identity and what it means to be a man in the heartland of America. After a tragic riding accident, young cowboy Brady (Brady Jandreau), once a rising star of the rodeo circuit, is warned that his competition days are over. Back home, Brady finds himself wondering what he has to live for when…

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AFS Presents: TOUCH OF EVIL

November 23, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:51 pm
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AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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$11.25

Long exiled from Hollywood, Orson Welles returned to make this adaptation of a tawdry pulp novel about bordertown corruption and produced a masterpiece. With Charlton Heston, Janet Leigh, and Welles himself. A great film. In 35mm. ABOUT THIS SERIES The people have spoken, and have told us they want more Film Noir. So we return with a selection of the most important and best of these dark stories of tough guys and femmes fatale, of rainy streets and very, very…

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AFS Presents: NIGHT AND THE CITY

November 30, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:36 pm
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One event on December 2, 2018 at 4:00pm

AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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$11.25

Taking place in London and based upon a novel the director claimed to have never read, Jules Dassin’s 1950 masterpiece NIGHT AND THE CITY is relentless in its depiction of the formidable bleakness possessing the difficult situations our protagonist (Richard Widmark) must travel through to achieve a better life for himself.  Equally formidable is the performance of Gene Tierney, bringing life to a wonderfully complex femme fatale full of inner torment as crushing as the suffocating chiaroscuro-laden city that surrounds…

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December 2018

Karina Longworth Presents: WAIT TILL THE SUN SHINES, NELLIE

December 6, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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$13 – $15

Author and podcaster Karina Longworth of You Must Remember This joins us at the AFS Cinema for a very special screening of the 1952 film WAIT TILL THE SUN SHINES, NELLIE. The event is cohosted by AFS Artistic Director Richard Linklater and coincides with the release of Longworth’s new book, “Seduction: Sex, Lies & Stardom in Howard Hughes’ Hollywood.” The rarely screened film is a showcase for luminescent leading lady Jean Peters, who features prominently in the book as one of Howard…

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AFS Presents: THE BIG SLEEP

December 14, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 17, 2018 at 7:00pm

AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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$11.25

Howard Hawks’ perverse adaptation of Raymond Chandler’s novel stars Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall in a detective story so convoluted that even Chandler couldn’t figure it out. With dialogue like this, you won’t care about the plot either. In 35mm. ABOUT THIS SERIES The people have spoken, and have told us they want more Film Noir. So we return with a selection of the most important and best of these dark stories of tough guys and femmes fatale, of rainy…

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AFS Presents: IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE

December 22, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on December 25, 2018 at 7:00pm

Austin Film Society, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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$11.25

There’s a reason why families have made this Frank Capra classic a holiday tradition: it is an honest film full of deep, real emotion. Jimmy Stewart, a good man with the highest values, struggles to find his place in the world, but fortunately receives a little angelic assistance. ABOUT THIS SERIES The holidays are a period of travel for many of us as we venture to far-off homes and hearths. For some of us though, Austin is our home, and…

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January 2019

AFS Presents: MISS BALA

January 28 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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$30

AFS welcomes acclaimed director Catherine Hardwicke (TWILIGHT, LORDS OF DOGTOWN, THIRTEEN) for a special gala preview screening of her upcoming film, MISS BALA, starring Gina Rodriguez (Jane The Virgin, ANNIHILATION) and Anthony Mackie (THE HURT LOCKER). Hardwicke will participate in an in-person Q&A with AFS founder Richard Linklater after the screening.  A limited number of tickets are also available for an exclusive pre-screening reception with Hardwicke. The reception begins at 6:00 PM. Members receive discounted tickets and early access to…

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February 2019

Swoovy Moovy Night: “Must Love Dogs” at TOMs Shoes Backyard

February 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
TOMS, 1401 S. Congress Ave.
Austin, Texas Area, 78704
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Free

On behalf of the amazing nonprofit, Emancipet, we will be cutting fleece for the animals! About this Event As we emBARK on this fun activity, we will be showing the movie, Must Love Dogs! Swoovy is celebrating singles who serve all Valentine's week! Come on out for an opportunity to meet other single people and establish new relationships while helping keep our furry friends warm and comfortable! Invite a date or come solo and meet other singles! This is a…

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Swoovy Moovy Night at Mobile Loaves and Fishes’ Community First! Village – “Talladega Nights”

February 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Community First! Village Amphitheater, 9301 Hog Eye Rd
Austin, TX 78724 United States
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Free

Swoovy & Mobile Loaves & Fishes invite you to a free movie night at our Community First! Village. Grab chairs and a blanket, bring family and friends, and enjoy this special screening. Come explore Community First! Village, pick your spot, and enjoy your favorite movie snacks from the Community Grille. Burgers, french fries, snacks, and drinks will be available for purchase (cards and cash accepted!). The event is free, however a $5 donation would be highly appreciated. Donations can be…

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Selected screenings from ‘We Are’

February 15 @ 9:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Butterfly Bar Austin, 2307 Manor Rd
Austin, TX 78722 United States
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Free

We Are is a narrative, anthological short film series that explores our truths as sisters, friends, artists, lovers, and most of all, humans. Since its online premiere in October of 2017, select We Are short films have been screened for eager audiences across the U.S. and internationally. Screenings include events in Austin, Brooklyn, Charleston, S.C., Peterborough, and the SXSW Official Austin Film Society Shortcase in 2018. Take an intimate glimpse into the lives of women navigating their way through friendships,…

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Challenge Mania Live Austin

February 16 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
$30

Challenge Mania Live - AUSTIN Stars from popular reality competition series, MTV's The Challenge, appear in an interactive variety show, hosted by Derrick Kosinski & Scott Yager of the hit podcast, Challenge Mania. Guests include Katie Cooley, Nelson Thomas, Hunter Barfield & Marlon "Black Zeus" Williams!  The show will include an interview with each of the cast-members, some interactive audience participation, games and end with a lengthy Q&A, so have your questions ready! VIP Meet & Greet tickets include a…

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