Virtual Screening Room

We’re thrilled to work with film distributors to continue offering a robust, curated selection of interesting and exciting new and repertory films to the JBFC community. In our Virtual Screening Room you’ll find films selected by our programmers that you can watch at home on your television, computer or mobile device. To learn more and register for upcoming virtual JBFC Live events, visit our Virtual Events page.

We’re grateful that we’re able to continue programming fascinating, thrilling, important films for you while we look forward to coming together again.

Any questions? Check out our Virtual Screening Room FAQ.

New Releases

Another Round
New Release - Coming Soon

Another Round

Opens 12/4
"The feel-good film of this or any festival has arrived, and it's a boozy-woozy marvel." (Times)

Three Summers
New Release - Coming Soon

Three Summers

Opens 12/4
"Kogut...displays a keen eye for satirizing Brazil’s rigid class structures" (Hollywood Reporter)

76 Days
Global Watch - Coming Soon

76 Days

Opens 12/4
"Unvarnished and raw, a first draft of a history that's still being written" (The Atlantic)

Zappa
New Release

Zappa

Now Showing
"An in-depth look at the man behind the mustache through his own words, those of his collaborators, and the art itself" (The Film Stage)

Markie in Milwaukee
New Release

Markie in Milwaukee

Now Showing
"This intimate slice-of-life doubles as a haunting meditation on the meaning of "identity" to someone who has long felt discouraged from expressing every part of who she is" (Los Angeles Times)

Free Time
New Release - Two Weeks Only!

Free Time

Now Showing
"An uncommonly gentle portrait of New York life. Greatly alluring" (Filmmaker Magazine)

Collective
Global Watch

Collective

Now Showing
"This is truly a documentary for our times, deserving of widespread exposure" (Variety)

Koshien: Japan
New Release

Koshien: Japan's Field of Dreams

Now Showing
"Compelling and illuminating" (Japan Times)

Born to Be
New Release

Born to Be

Now Showing
"Deeply moving and humane" (Hollywood Reporter)

Monsoon
New Release

Monsoon

Now Showing
"A thoughtful, deeply felt movie of great sweetness" (Guardian)

Divine Love
New Release

Divine Love

Final Week
"A lush, intricate sociopolitical commentary" (IndieWire)

Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something
New Release

Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something

Now Showing
"An uplifting tribute to an impressive human being" (Los Angeles Times)

Martin Eden
New Release

Martin Eden

Now Showing
"The film is a masterpiece... see it any way you can" (New York Magazine)

Repertory Releases

World of Wong Kar Wai
Retro Revival - Coming Soon

World of Wong Kar Wai

Seven new restorations from Wong Kar Wai!
12/11 - 12/31 - Pre-order tickets and passes now

Francisca
Retro Revival

Francisca

Now Showing
"The obsessive love story that charmed and wowed the Cannes crowds" (Time)

Smooth Talk
Retro Revival

Smooth Talk

Now Showing
"Remains one of the most insightful and harrowing examinations of American adolescence ever put on film" (eFilmCritic.com)

Raining in the Mountain
Retro Revival

Raining in the Mountain

Now Showing
"Spectacular, exhilarating entertainment" (New York Times)

La Strada
Retro Revival

La Strada

Now showing!
"A marvelous film" (BBC)

Bamako
Retro Revival

Bamako

Now showing!
"[An] intimate, urgent and wildly imaginative indictment of post-colonial economic policies in Africa." (Washington Post)

La Haine
Retro Revival

La Haine

Now showing!
"One of the most blisteringly effective pieces of urban cinema ever made" (Times)

The Mouth of the Wolf
Retro Revival

The Mouth of the Wolf

Now Showing
"Impressionistic, extravagantly poetic" (The New York Times)

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