Welcome students! FilmScene is committed to education for learners of all ages, from our Youth Animation Summer Camp to our high school Scenesters program to our deep partnership with the Bijou Film Board, where we offer a number of free-of-charge series and free or reduced cost screenings for University of Iowa students. In addition, University of Iowa, Kirkwood, and area high school students can buy a student membership for $25, which allows you to enjoy the latest new releases and special events at a lower ticket price with additional concession discounts.
The Bijou Film Board
Bijou Open ScreenOpen screen night is meant to gather both UI students and community members in sharing the strange and fun things they produce, love, and obsess over. An open submission is held once per semester, and the selected films are screened for free with a public reception.
A young woman who works as a karaoke hostess in Koreatown reconnects with her estranged brother in the final days of their father’s life.
A teacher lives a lonely life, struggling over his son’s custody. It slowly gets better as he finds love and receives good news from his son, but his luck is about to be brutally shattered by an innocent little lie.
An esquire and a General eye a priceless handwritten scroll in a temple library.