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., January 17, 2019

Friday, February 1, 2019

Film

Down and Dirty in Gower Gulch: Poverty Row Films Preserved by UCLA
The Vampire Bat
February 1, 2019
5:00 pm6:30 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms
February 1, 2019
7:30 pm9:30 pm
Tickets Available 1/30/2019 10:00 am

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Film

Down and Dirty in Gower Gulch: Poverty Row Films Preserved by UCLA
Damaged Lives
February 2, 2019
12:00 pm1:25 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Tremble All You Want
February 2, 2019
2:00 pm4:05 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Sunday, February 3, 2019

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan, Jump Cut
Kusama: Infinity
February 3, 2019
1:00 pm2:25 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms
February 3, 2019
3:00 pm5:00 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Film

Down and Dirty in Gower Gulch: Poverty Row Films Preserved by UCLA
The Sin of Nora Moran
February 6, 2019
3:30 pm5:00 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Film

Down and Dirty in Gower Gulch: Poverty Row Films Preserved by UCLA
False Faces
February 6, 2019
5:30 pm7:15 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Shoplifters
February 6, 2019
8:00 pm10:05 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Film

Down and Dirty in Gower Gulch: Poverty Row Films Preserved by UCLA
Damaged Lives
February 7, 2019
4:00 pm5:25 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Film

Down and Dirty in Gower Gulch: Poverty Row Films Preserved by UCLA
The Vampire Bat
February 7, 2019
6:00 pm7:30 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Ramen Shop
February 7, 2019
8:00 pm9:35 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Friday, February 8, 2019

Film

Exhibition on Screen: Young Picasso
Young Picasso
February 8, 2019
4:00 pm5:30 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Ramen Shop
February 8, 2019
6:00 pm7:35 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Film

On the Fringe: Adventures in Cult Cinema
Zardoz
February 8, 2019
8:00 pm9:50 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Sunday, February 10, 2019

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
We Make Antiques!
February 10, 2019
12:30 pm2:20 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Film

At Eternity's Gate
February 10, 2019
3:00 pm5:00 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Film

Exhibition on Screen: Young Picasso
Young Picasso
February 13, 2019
5:00 pm6:30 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Film

An Israeli Love Story
February 13, 2019
7:00 pm8:40 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Film

Exhibition on Screen: Young Picasso
Young Picasso
February 14, 2019
5:30 pm7:00 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl
February 14, 2019
8:00 pm9:40 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Friday, February 15, 2019

Film

Exhibition on Screen: Young Picasso
Young Picasso
February 15, 2019
4:00 pm5:30 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Film

Down and Dirty in Gower Gulch: Poverty Row Films Preserved by UCLA
The Sin of Nora Moran
February 15, 2019
6:00 pm7:30 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Film

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan
Shoplifters
February 15, 2019
8:00 pm10:05 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 10:00 am

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Film

Exhibition on Screen: Young Picasso
Young Picasso
February 16, 2019
11:30 am1:00 pm
Tickets Available 1/24/2019 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.