See Film Calendar

Upcoming Programs

Additional Information

Friends of Film

Open to all Museum members, Friends of Film connects people who love the art of film, have a desire to learn more, and want to meet others with similar enthusiasm. Participation includes two free tickets (subject to availability) to regularly priced films ($9 member, $11 nonmember), invitations for two people to attend programs, and runs on the same annual cycle—with the same expiration date—as your MFA membership. Join today!

University Membership

Full-time undergraduate students from participating universities can purchase $5 film tickets in person for regularly priced screenings.

Group Pricing

Groups of 10 or more are eligible for discounted tickets for most of our films. For more information, please call 617-369-3310.

Accessibility

The MFA Film Program strives to make film screenings accessible to people of all abilities. Wheelchair and companion seating are available in both auditoriums, as are FM assistive listening devices. Many of the films we play are presented with English subtitles and whenever possible we obtain open captioned and audio described screening materials for use upon request. If you have any questions about accessibility at the MFA please call 617-369-3189. For inquires about specific film screenings please call 617-369-3687.


Events

E.g., January 21, 2018

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Resistance at Tule Lake
February 4, 2018
1:30 pm2:55 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Film

In Between
In Between
February 4, 2018
3:30 pm5:20 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Rage
February 7, 2018
5:00 pm7:30 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Your Name
February 7, 2018
8:00 pm10:05 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Film

In Between
In Between
February 8, 2018
3:30 pm5:20 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Resistance at Tule Lake
February 8, 2018
6:00 pm7:25 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Tokyo Idols
February 8, 2018
8:00 pm9:35 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Friday, February 9, 2018

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Harmonium
February 9, 2018
5:30 pm7:30 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Blade of the Immortal
February 9, 2018
8:00 pm10:25 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Sunday, February 11, 2018

Film

In Between
In Between
February 11, 2018
12:30 pm2:20 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Harmonium
February 11, 2018
3:00 pm5:05 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Film

In Between
In Between
February 14, 2018
5:00 pm6:50 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Princess Bride
February 14, 2018
7:30 pm9:15 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Film

In Between
In Between
February 15, 2018
5:30 pm7:20 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Rage
February 15, 2018
8:00 pm10:30 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Friday, February 16, 2018

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Over the Fence
February 16, 2018
3:30 pm5:30 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Film

Tehran Taboo
Tehran Taboo
February 16, 2018
6:00 pm7:35 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Oh Lucy!
February 16, 2018
8:00 pm9:40 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Saturday, February 17, 2018

Film

Stanley Kubrick Day
A Clockwork Orange
February 17, 2018
1:00 pm3:20 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Film

Stanley Kubrick Day
Doctor Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
February 17, 2018
4:00 pm5:50 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Film

Stanley Kubrick Day
The Shining
February 17, 2018
7:00 pm9:30 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Sunday, February 18, 2018

Film

Tehran Taboo
Tehran Taboo
February 18, 2018
1:00 pm2:35 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Blade of the Immortal
February 18, 2018
3:00 pm5:25 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Teiichi: Battle of Supreme High
February 21, 2018
5:30 pm7:35 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

Film

Tehran Taboo
Tehran Taboo
February 21, 2018
8:00 pm9:35 pm
Tickets Available 1/18/2018 10:00 am

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Sponsors

The Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Film Program at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, is funded by the Carl and Ruth Shapiro Family Foundation.

Also made possible with endowment support from the Katharine Stone White Film Fund, the Museum Film Program Endowment Fund, the Dean W. Freed Fund, the Marilyn and Selwyn Kudisch Endowed Fund for the Benefit of the Film Program, the MFA Associates and MFA Senior Associates Fund for Film and Video, and the Margaret L. Hargrove Fund. A gift from an anonymous Friend of Film makes program notes for select events possible. Visits by film and video artists are made possible by the Richard and Susan Smith Family Foundation Fund and by The Lowell Institute.