See Film Calendar

Upcoming Programs

Additional Information

University Membership

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

Ticket Discount

Purchase tickets to three or more regularly priced films at once and get up to 20% 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 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., June 22, 2018

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
Black Memorabilia
June 23, 2018
6:30 pm8:05 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
Singleville preceded by It's So Hard to Date Around Boston and Cal & V
June 23, 2018
8:30 pm10:30 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
Shorts 3: Age & Resilience
June 24, 2018
10:30 am12:05 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
The Lucky Specials preceded by Stroke
June 24, 2018
12:30 pm2:30 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
Ali's Comeback preceded by Dominguez vs Dominguez and Fighters
June 24, 2018
3:00 pm5:00 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
Nossa Chape
June 27, 2018
3:00 pm5:05 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
Shorts 4: Awakening
June 27, 2018
5:30 pm7:30 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
Jewel's Catch One preceded by Paul
June 27, 2018
8:00 pm10:00 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
Dawnland preceded by The Fabric of America
June 28, 2018
3:30 pm5:30 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
Tress: Artists and Angels, Masters of Natural Hair preceded by Like Fine Silk
June 28, 2018
6:00 pm7:30 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
Charlie Preceded by Proclamation Punctuation
June 28, 2018
8:00 pm9:40 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Friday, June 29, 2018

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
Birth of a Movement preceded by '63 Boycott
June 29, 2018
2:30 pm4:50 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
The Rape of Recy Taylor
June 29, 2018
5:30 pm7:30 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
Jinn
June 29, 2018
8:00 pm10:00 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Saturday, June 30, 2018

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
Bending the Arc
June 30, 2018
10:30 am1:00 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
Shorts 5: Out of This World
June 30, 2018
1:30 pm3:00 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Film

The Roxbury International Film Festival
Gina's Journey: The Search for William Grimes
June 30, 2018
3:30 pm5:30 pm
Tickets Available 5/17/2018 10:00 am

Friday, July 6, 2018

Film

On the Fringe: Indie Film in the 90s
Welcome to the Dollhouse
July 6, 2018
8:00 pm9:30 pm
Tickets Available 6/14/2018 10:00 am

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Film

Sunset Cinema
Faces Places (Visages Villages)
July 12, 2018
7:00 pm10:00 pm

Friday, August 3, 2018

Film

On the Fringe: Indie Film in the 90s
Gummo
August 3, 2018
8:00 pm9:50 pm
Tickets Available 7/26/2018 10:00 am

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Film

Sunset Cinema
Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind
August 9, 2018
6:30 pm10:30 pm

Friday, September 7, 2018

Film

On the Fringe: Indie Film in the 90s
Slums of Beverly Hills
September 7, 2018
8:00 pm9:35 pm
Tickets Available 8/16/2018 10:00 am

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Film

Sunset Cinema
The Wicker Man (1973)
September 13, 2018
6:00 pm9:15 pm

Friday, October 5, 2018

Film

On the Fringe: Indie Film in the 90s
Buffalo 66
October 5, 2018
8:00 pm10:00 pm
Tickets Available 9/20/2018 10:00 am

Friday, November 2, 2018

Film

On the Fringe: Indie Film in the 90s
Being John Malkovich
November 2, 2018
8:00 pm10:00 pm
Tickets Available 10/18/2018 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.