See Film Calendar

Upcoming Programs

Curated Series

New Releases

Film Festivals

Special Screenings

Additional Information

University Membership

University Members and Pozen Community College Access Program student participants can purchase $5 same-day tickets in person for regularly priced screenings. Valid student ID required, limit of one ticket per ID.

Ticket Discount

Purchase tickets to three or more regularly priced films at once and get $3 off each ticket! Discount automatically applies at checkout.

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 or closed 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., December 17, 2018

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Film

Degas: Passion for Perfection
Degas: Passion for Perfection
December 19, 2018
5:00 pm6:30 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Film

Color Tells a Story
Violet: Eyes Wide Shut
December 19, 2018
7:00 pm9:50 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Film

Degas: Passion for Perfection
Degas: Passion for Perfection
December 20, 2018
5:30 pm7:00 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Film

Color Tells a Story
Yellow: 3 Women
December 20, 2018
7:30 pm9:40 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Friday, December 21, 2018

Film

Color Tells a Story
White: Red Desert
December 21, 2018
5:00 pm7:05 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Film

On the Fringe: Indie Film in the 90s
Batman Returns
December 21, 2018
8:00 pm10:10 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Saturday, December 22, 2018

Film

Degas: Passion for Perfection
Degas: Passion for Perfection
December 22, 2018
10:30 am12:00 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Film

Color Tells a Story
Blue: Edward Scissorhands
December 22, 2018
12:30 pm2:20 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Film

Color Tells a Story
Pink: The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (Les parapluies de Cherbourg)
December 22, 2018
3:00 pm4:40 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Sunday, December 23, 2018

Film

Color Tells a Story
Green: Vertigo
December 23, 2018
12:00 pm2:15 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Film

Color Tells a Story
White: Red Desert
December 23, 2018
3:00 pm5:05 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Film

Color Tells a Story
Black: The Night of the Hunter
December 26, 2018
6:00 pm7:35 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Film

Degas: Passion for Perfection
Degas: Passion for Perfection
December 26, 2018
8:00 pm9:30 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Film

Degas: Passion for Perfection
Degas: Passion for Perfection
December 27, 2018
3:30 pm5:00 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Film

Color Tells a Story
Yellow: 3 Women
December 27, 2018
5:30 pm7:35 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Film

Color Tells a Story
Black: The Night of the Hunter
December 27, 2018
8:00 pm9:40 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Friday, December 28, 2018

Film

Degas: Passion for Perfection
Degas: Passion for Perfection
December 28, 2018
4:00 pm5:30 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Film

Color Tells a Story
Orange: Fantastic Mr. Fox
December 28, 2018
6:00 pm7:35 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Film

Color Tells a Story
Blue: Edward Scissorhands (preceded by A Trip to the Moon)
December 28, 2018
8:00 pm10:10 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Film

Color Tells a Story
Orange: Fantastic Mr. Fox
December 29, 2018
12:30 pm2:05 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Film

Color Tells a Story
Green: Vertigo
December 29, 2018
2:30 pm4:45 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Film

Color Tells a Story
Violet: Eyes Wide Shut
December 30, 2018
11:30 am2:20 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Film

Color Tells a Story
Red: Black Narcissus
December 30, 2018
3:00 pm4:50 pm
Tickets Available 11/15/2018 10:00 am

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Film

Border
Border
January 2, 2019
5:25 pm7:25 pm
Tickets Available 12/20/2018 10:00 am

Film

Ida Lupino at 100
The Bigamist
January 2, 2019
8:00 pm9:25 pm
Tickets Available 12/20/2018 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.