The Roxbury International Film Festival

June 17–26

ROXFILM is the largest festival in New England dedicated to celebrating films by, for, and about people of color. Over ten days, the festival screens narrative and documentary features, shorts, animation, experimental films, and youth films, all of which present stories of people of color worldwide not often seen in mainstream media.

The Roxbury International Film Festival
June 24, 2021
8:00 pm–10:00 pm

MFA Film Picks

We’re highlighting some of the best films to watch from home. In celebration of “Writing the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop Generation,” here are three classics from the early hip-hop era as well as a recent documentary on Jean-Michel Basquiat. Watch the trailers and get info on where to stream or rent.


The Carl and Ruth Shapiro Family Foundation logo

Funders of the Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Film Program at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston