PLEASE NOTE: The JBFC Theater is temporarily limiting ticket sales to 50% of capacity. Masks and proof of vaccination are required for ALL in-person screenings and events. Effective Jan. 21, masks may only be removed to enjoy concessions while seated. Details here.

Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022

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Chameleon Street - One Night Only!

Jan. 27 at 7:00: A “lost masterpiece of Black American cinema,” (BFI) long overdue to take its rightful place in the independent film canon. Part of REMIX: The Black Experience in Film, Media, and Art

My Neighbor Totoro

After a long hiatus, we are thrilled to announce the return of JBFC Kids! We will kick off the series with the family favorite My Neighbor Totoro on February 19, followed by The Wizard of Oz in March

The Worst Person in the World

Opens Feb. 11! "Its brilliant, full-on performance from Reinsve deserves to be celebrated far and wide." - Dave Calhoun, Time Out

Recent Guests

We welcome special guests to our theater every year

Virtual PD Workshop: Filmmaking in the Classroom

Jan. 20, 4:00: Learn the JBFC’s method of leading filmmaking in the classroom

Black Lives Matter

We have a responsibility to expand accessibility, onscreen representation, and opportunities for stories and storytellers

The Jacob Burns Film Center is a nonprofit cultural arts center dedicated to: presenting the best of independent, documentary, and world cinema; promoting 21st century literacy; and making film a vibrant part of the community!

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