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

Wednesdays with Wiseman
Available 10/21-11/5

Wednesdays with Wiseman

"Rigorously shot, impeccably edited and at times startling in their beauty, these films usher us into often otherwise anonymous spaces and lives, and help make the invisible visible." (The New York Times)

Citizens of the World
New Release

Citizens of the World

Now showing!
"This is a gem" (Empire Magazine)

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)

The Antidote
New Release

The Antidote

Now showing!

Coming Home Again
New Release

Coming Home Again

Now showing!
A profound experience, and by the end...we feel at home, ourselves, and transported by the visit.(Hammer to Nail)

Martin Eden
New Release

Martin Eden

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

White Riot
New Release

White Riot

Final week!
"An engaging historical story with timely contemporary echoes" (Hollywood Reporter)

Totally Under Control
New Release

Totally Under Control

Final week!
"Totally Under Control is...essential viewing" (Solzy at the Movies)

Oliver Sacks: His Own Life
New Release

Oliver Sacks: His Own Life

Now Showing
"A treasure trove full of interesting bits and pieces" (Eye for Film)

John Lewis: Good Trouble
Remembering John Lewis (1940-2020)

John Lewis: Good Trouble

Final week!
"Good Trouble shows that Lewis has never lost sight of the principles that are essential to his country's survival and well-being." (Time)

Repertory Releases

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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