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Posted by Jon Burke | May 16, 2017

In the last few years B movies have stepped out of the cinematic shadows and into the limelight as legitimate, critically valid films. From John Wick to Green Room and,...

Posted by Jon Burke | Apr 27, 2017

Spanish filmmaker Nacho Vigalondo’s latest film, Colossal, is at once an intimate substance abuse drama and a kaiju-style creature feature. Much like his previous feature films, including Timecrimes (2007) and...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Apr 24, 2017

Arthur Russell Week various venues -- Tuesday, April 25 through Friday, April 28 A week of events celebrating Oskaloosa native Arthur Russell kicks off at FilmScene with a screening on...

Posted by Daniel Boscaljon | Apr 3, 2017

1984 FilmScene -- Tuesday, April 4 at 6 p.m. Video still from Michael Radford's '1984.' FilmScene, located in the Pedestrian Mall at 118 E. College, will join more than 90...

Posted by Eleanore Taft | Mar 22, 2017

Discover the devastating environmental and human cost of cheap fashion, discuss solutions with a panel of experts and take immediate action by adding fair trade flair to your closet this...

Posted by Mike Kuhlenbeck | Mar 22, 2017

The bio-drama 'Neruda' will be opening at FilmScene on March 24 for a special one-week engagement in Iowa City. 'Neruda' is a metafictional tale directed by Chilean-born filmmaker Pablo Lorraín,...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Feb 24, 2017

I have a bone to pick with movies like Cast Away (2000): why does Tom Hanks feel the urge to talk to himself and inanimate objects? Perhaps there’s something intrinsic,...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Feb 24, 2017

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014) is a movie of blown-out proportions, equal parts mesmerizing and befuddling. The movie will make sure you know. But that’s no surprise...

Posted by Jaret Morlan | Feb 15, 2017

Oscar Shorts FilmScene -- through Thursday, Feb. 23 Blue Carpet Bash FilmScene -- Sunday, Feb. 26 at 6:30 p.m. For decades, now, the office Oscar pool has been won or...

Posted by Jon Burke | Feb 9, 2017

Paterson FilmScene -- Opens Friday, Feb. 10 at 4 p.m. The town of Paterson, New Jersey features heavily in the film 'Paterson,' opening Friday, Feb. 10 at FilmScene. -- still...

Posted by Mike Kuhlenbeck | Jan 4, 2017

Vino Vérité series presents Do Not Resist FilmScene -- Sunday, Jan. 8 at 6:30 p.m. Social Exchange/Vino Vérité screening of Do Not Resist presented by Bread Garden and Little Village...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Dec 21, 2016

It's a Wonderful Life FilmScene -- Thursday, Dec. 22 at 3 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 24 at 10 a.m. A video still from Frank Capra's film 'It's a Wonderful Life'...

Raidcal Abacus
Posted by LV Promotions | Dec 14, 2016

Interstellar 3 FilmScene -- Saturday, Dec. 17 at 10:30 p.m. A drawing by Anaïs Duplan at Radical Abacus in Santa Fe, New Mexico, titled “Morphologies.” Pack away your year of...

Posted by Warren Sprouse | Nov 19, 2016

Moonlight FilmScene -- through Thursday, Dec. 1 Video still from 'Moonlight.' Loud American cars can sometimes suggest loud, American problems. The opening scenes of Barry Jenkins’ Moonlight feature Mahershala Ali...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Oct 19, 2016

Torrey Pines, live scored by Your Heart Breaks FilmScene -- Monday, Oct. 24 at 9 p.m. Video still from Clyde Petersen's 'Torrey Pines,' at FilmScene Oct. 24. Clyde Petersen’s stop...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Oct 18, 2016

The Way We Talk: Screening and Discussion FilmScene -- Saturday, Oct. 22 at 2 p.m. A movie event on Saturday will work to raise awareness and address social stigmas surrounding...