Filmscene

Special Event

Film provides a unique avenue for audience engagement around topical issues. It's also a whole lot of fun to go to the movies. With that in mind, FilmScene cultivates dozens of unique special events throughout the year to engage with Iowa City audiences.

Upcoming Screenings

ANIMATION CAMP

2021 / /

Mon, Jun 288:30amMon, Jul 58:30amMon, Jul 128:30amMon, Jul 198:30amMon, Jul 268:30am

Tell your own animated stories with FilmScene! Camp is offered for one-week sessions, with in-person and virtual options for Summer 2021.
In-person students are encouraged to register for the grade they will be entering:
Grades 3 & 4: June 14 (still available!) / July 5 (FULL)
Grades 5 & 6 (FULL): June 21 / July 12 / July 26
Grades 7 & 8: June 28 (FULL) / July 19 (still available!)

VIRTUAL ANIMATION CAMP

2021 / /

Mon, Jul 58:30am

Tell your own animated stories with FilmScene! Camp is offered for one-week sessions, with in-person and virtual options for Summer 2021. Virtual camp is open to ages 7-15, with animation supplies provided – technology is not included in tuition costs.

MINIATURE CONSTRUCTION CAMP

2021 / /

Mon, Aug 28:30am

From LORD OF THE RINGS to CORALINE, miniature sets have been a staple in filmmaking for over 100 years! In this week-long camp for veterans of our general Animation Camp, campers will learn the history or miniature making, study design, and create their own miniature set pieces, including buildings, terrain, and more!

Previous Screenings

CURBSIDE CONCESSIONS BUNDLE

2020 / /

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.