BAM Film 2024

Jan 1—Dec 31, 2024
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2024 Oscar Nominated Live Action Shorts

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2024 Oscar Nominated Live Action Shorts
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2024 Oscar Nominated Live Action Shorts
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Unconventional heroes find meaning in extraordinary places in these Oscar-nominated shorts.
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2024 Oscar Nominated Animated Shorts

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2024 Oscar Nominated Animated Shorts
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2024 Oscar Nominated Animated Shorts
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Gorgeous animated gems traverse heartbreak, tragedy, memory, and perception.
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Perfect Days

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Perfect Days
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Perfect Days
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Unexpected events shake a man’s placid life in this quiet masterpiece from Wim Wenders.
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Lumumba: Death of a Prophet

Feb 23—Feb 29, 2024

Lumumba: Death of a Prophet
Feb 23—Feb 29, 2024
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Lumumba: Death of a Prophet
Feb 23—Feb 29, 2024
A gripping political and deeply personal work about a legendary leader in the Congo.
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Dune: Part Two

Opens Feb 29

Dune: Part Two
Opens Feb 29
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Dune: Part Two
Opens Feb 29
Paul Atreides’ journey continues in part two of Denis Villeneuve’s visionary adaptation.
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The Paranoid Style in American Cinema, 1974-1999

Mar 1—Mar 7, 2024

The Paranoid Style in American Cinema, 1974-1999
Mar 1—Mar 7, 2024
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The Paranoid Style in American Cinema, 1974-1999
Mar 1—Mar 7, 2024

Paranoid thrillers investigate the power structures at the heart of the American empire.

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NYWIFT Presents: Science in Motion

Feb 6—Mar 12, 2024

NYWIFT Presents: Science in Motion
Feb 6—Mar 12, 2024
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NYWIFT Presents: Science in Motion
Feb 6—Mar 12, 2024

Urgent documentaries and empowering fictions explore science and technology.

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One Hand Don't Clap

Mar 8—Mar 14, 2024

One Hand Don't Clap
Mar 8—Mar 14, 2024
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One Hand Don't Clap
Mar 8—Mar 14, 2024

This exhilarating dive into calypso music travels from New York to the streets of Carnival.

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The Tuba Thieves

Mar 15—Mar 21, 2024

The Tuba Thieves
Mar 15—Mar 21, 2024
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The Tuba Thieves
Mar 15—Mar 21, 2024

Tubas are stolen from high schools across California in this exploration of sound and power.

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Hollywood Entertainment presents Clifford featuring Martin Short + Cast and Crew Live

Sat, Mar 30, 2024

Hollywood Entertainment presents Clifford featuring Martin Short + Cast and Crew Live
Sat, Mar 30, 2024
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Hollywood Entertainment presents Clifford featuring Martin Short + Cast and Crew Live
Sat, Mar 30, 2024

A special screening of the uncanny 1994 cult-comedy, featuring a Q&A with Martin Short!

PAST EVENTS

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The Zone of Interest

The Zone of Interest
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The Zone of Interest
A bone-chilling drama about quiet complicity from visionary filmmaker Jonathan Glazer.
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Poor Things

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Poor Things
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New Release
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Poor Things
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Emma Stone is a woman resurrected by science in this absurd triumph from Yorgos Lanthimos.
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American Fiction

American Fiction
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American Fiction
A biting satire about race, hypocrisy, and the culture industry from director Cord Jefferson.
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A Virus Knows No Morals

Thu, Feb 22, 2024

A Virus Knows No Morals
Thu, Feb 22, 2024
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A Virus Knows No Morals
Thu, Feb 22, 2024
An offbeat, Brechtian skewering of the German response to the AIDS crisis.
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Bushman

Feb 2—Feb 22, 2024

Bushman
Feb 2—Feb 22, 2024
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Bushman
Feb 2—Feb 22, 2024
A light-hearted comedy about a Nigerian immigrant in the US in 1968 spins out of control.
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When the Apocalypse is Over: New Independent Philippine Cinema

Feb 16—Feb 21, 2024

When the Apocalypse is Over: New Independent Philippine Cinema
Feb 16—Feb 21, 2024
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When the Apocalypse is Over: New Independent Philippine Cinema
Feb 16—Feb 21, 2024

Some of today’s boldest young Filipino filmmakers offer a bombastic explosion of form.

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Most Powerful, a message to the Black man

Thu, Feb 15, 2024

Most Powerful, a message to the Black man
Thu, Feb 15, 2024
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Most Powerful, a message to the Black man
Thu, Feb 15, 2024
These works of poetic cinema call on higher ambitions to break the facade of patriarchy.
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It Happened One Night

Wed, Feb 14, 2024

It Happened One Night
Wed, Feb 14, 2024
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It Happened One Night
Wed, Feb 14, 2024

Clark Gable and Claudette Colbert are mismatched lovers on a madcap hitchhiking expedition.

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The Characters of Jeffrey Wright

Nov 28, 2023—Feb 11, 2024

The Characters of Jeffrey Wright
Nov 28, 2023—Feb 11, 2024
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The Characters of Jeffrey Wright
Nov 28, 2023—Feb 11, 2024

Celebrate the actor’s exceptional career with works by Cord Jefferson, Ang Lee, and more.

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Caribbean Film Series

Feb 9—Feb 10, 2024

Caribbean Film Series
Feb 9—Feb 10, 2024
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Caribbean Film Series
Feb 9—Feb 10, 2024

Vibrant young filmmakers seek connection to family, homeland, and self across the diaspora.

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All of Us Strangers

All of Us Strangers
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All of Us Strangers

A man is reunited with his dead parents in this profound examination of grief and love. 

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Rustin

Mon, Jan 15, 2024

Rustin
Mon, Jan 15, 2024
FREE
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Rustin
Mon, Jan 15, 2024
A stunning portrait of the man responsible for organizing the 1963 march on Washington.
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The Color Purple

The Color Purple
New Release
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The Color Purple

A bold new take on the beloved story of sisterhood, with Halle Bailey and Taraji P. Henson.