Filmscene

Series & Special Events

FilmScene hosts numerous special events, community screenings and ongoing series to bring a diverse slate of film programming to Eastern Iowa audiences.

FilmScene at Home Concessions Bundle

2020

Fri, Oct 304:00pm

Missing your favorite FilmScene treats? Get a FilmScene at Home Concessions Bundle and your home viewing will be just a little bit more like the cinema. $5 of each bundle will be donated to a local organization.

MOVIE PARTY: RENT THEATER 2!

2020

Fri, Oct 306:00pmSat, Oct 316:00pmSun, Nov 12:00pmFri, Nov 68:00pmSat, Nov 76:00pmSun, Nov 82:00pmFri, Nov 136:00pmSat, Nov 146:00pmSun, Nov 152:00pmFri, Nov 206:00pmSat, Nov 216:00pmSun, Nov 222:00pmFri, Nov 276:00pmSat, Nov 286:00pmSun, Nov 292:00pm

Theater 2 Available: Nov 7, 8, 13, 15, 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29
You pick the movie, you bring the guests and we’ll provide the big screen in Theater 2! This theater is limited to 15 guests.

MEGA MOVIE PARTY: RENT THEATER 1!

2020

Fri, Oct 307:00pmSat, Oct 317:00pmSun, Nov 13:00pmFri, Nov 67:00pmSat, Nov 77:00pmSun, Nov 83:00pmFri, Nov 137:00pmSat, Nov 147:00pmSun, Nov 153:00pmFri, Nov 207:00pmSat, Nov 217:00pmSun, Nov 223:00pmFri, Nov 277:00pmSat, Nov 287:00pmSun, Nov 293:00pm

Theater 1 Available: Nov 7, 8, 14, 15, 20, 22, 27, 28, 29
You pick the movie, you bring the guests and we’ll provide our big screen in Theater 1! This theater is limited to 20 guests.

MINI MOVIE PARTY: RENT THEATER 3!

2020

Fri, Oct 308:00pmSat, Oct 318:00pmSun, Nov 14:00pmFri, Nov 68:00pmSat, Nov 78:00pmSun, Nov 84:00pmFri, Nov 138:00pmSat, Nov 148:00pmSun, Nov 154:00pmFri, Nov 208:00pmSat, Nov 218:00pmSun, Nov 224:00pmFri, Nov 278:00pmSat, Nov 288:00pmSun, Nov 294:00pm

Theater 3 Available: Nov 7, 13, 14, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29
You pick the movie, you bring the guests and we’ll provide the big screen in Theater 3! This theater is limited to 10 guests.

THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW: HALLOWEEN RAFFLE

1975 / Jim Sharman

Sat, Oct 316:00pm

RAFFLE PURCHASE PERIOD HAS ENDED
Let’s do the time warp again! Enter to win a private screening of the cult classic on Hallloween night. Co-presented by The Englert Theatre and Comics in Action.

GANJA AND HESS

1973 / USA / Bill Gunn

Sat, Oct 317:00pm

Antropologist Hess Green becomes a vampire after his assistant stabs him with an ancient cursed dagger.

VIRTUAL ANIMATION COURSE

1970

Tue, Nov 34:00pm6:00pm

FilmScene’s popular Summer Animation Camp has gone virtual, and is now available in the fall! Four-week courses available for 4th through 8th grade and provide students an opportunity to create their own animation stories.

CARMILLA

2019 / UK / Emily Harris

Sat, Nov 77:00pm

Lara is a 15 year old living in isolation, struggling to find an outlet for her burgeoning sexuality. When a carraige crash brings a young girl into her home to recuperate, the two strike up a passionate relationship.

FILMSCENE 101: NEW HOLLYWOOD

1968 / USA / Various

Mon, Nov 97:00pm

FANTASTIC FUNGI

2019 / USA / Louie Schwartzberg

Wed, Nov 1112:00am

A descriptive time-lapse journey about the magical, mysterious and medicinal world of fungi and their powers to heal, sustain and contribute to the regeneration of life on Earth that began 3.5 billion years ago.

CODED BIAS

2020 / USA + / Shalini Kantayya

Wed, Nov 1812:00am

An exploration of the fallout of MIT Media Lab researcher Joy Buolamwini’s startling discovert of racial bias in facial recognition algorithms.