1/20/21 UPDATE: Given the state’s orders around community-based COVID 19 infection rates, we will remain closed. We continue to monitor the situation and will share information about our reopening date when we know more.

Jan. 27: Q&A actor/filmmaker Viggo Mortensen and JBFC Board President Janet Maslin

We are thrilled to welcome Viggo Mortensen back to the JBFC for a virtual conversation on his latest film, Falling. Watch Falling in our Virtual Screening Room beginning Jan. 22 when it opens for a two-week exclusive run.

Virtual Screening Room

A curated selection of interesting and exciting new and repertory films that you can watch at home

Sundance 2021 Beyond Film Programming

Join us Jan. 28-Feb. 2 for five virtual events--films and conversations--with friends and artists from our community. RSVP now so you don't miss out!

JBFC Offers Free Virtual Field Trips

Classroom to Screening Room is now available online for the current school year

The JBFC on YouTube

Catch up on recent virtual events, past JBFC Live Q&As, and more

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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