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., June 20, 2019

Sunday, May 19, 2019

Film

The National Center for Jewish Film’s Annual Film Festival
Henri Dauman: Looking Up
May 19, 2019
1:00 pm2:30 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Film

The National Center for Jewish Film’s Annual Film Festival
Tel Aviv on Fire
May 19, 2019
3:00 pm4:50 pm
Sold Out

Film

The National Center for Jewish Film’s Annual Film Festival
The Spy Behind Home Plate
May 19, 2019
6:30 pm9:00 pm
Sold Out

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Film

3 Faces
3 Faces
May 22, 2019
5:30 pm7:15 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Film

Babylon
Babylon
May 22, 2019
8:00 pm9:40 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Film

Babylon
Babylon
May 23, 2019
5:00 pm6:40 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Film

New Wave Now: Georgia’s Independent Voice
My Happy Family
May 23, 2019
7:30 pm9:40 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Friday, May 24, 2019

Film

Babylon
Babylon
May 24, 2019
5:00 pm6:40 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Film

New Wave Now: Georgia’s Independent Voice
The Confession
May 24, 2019
7:30 pm9:45 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Saturday, May 25, 2019

Film

New Wave Now: Georgia’s Independent Voice
Khibula
May 25, 2019
12:30 pm2:35 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Film

New Wave Now: Georgia’s Independent Voice
Our Blood Is Wine
May 25, 2019
3:00 pm5:00 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Sunday, May 26, 2019

Film

3 Faces, Jump Cut
3 Faces
May 26, 2019
12:30 pm2:15 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Film

New Wave Now: Georgia’s Independent Voice
The Chair
May 26, 2019
3:00 pm4:50 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Film

Babylon
Babylon
May 29, 2019
5:30 pm7:10 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Film

3 Faces
3 Faces
May 30, 2019
3:00 pm4:45 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Film

Babylon
Babylon
May 30, 2019
5:30 pm7:10 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Film

On the Fringe: Adventures in Cult Cinema, Gender Bending Fashion on Film
Purple Rain
May 30, 2019
8:00 pm10:00 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Friday, May 31, 2019

Film

3 Faces
3 Faces
May 31, 2019
5:30 pm7:15 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Film

Babylon
Babylon
May 31, 2019
8:00 pm9:45 pm
Tickets Available 4/18/2019 10:00 am

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Film

The Silence of Others
The Silence of Others (El silencio de otros)
June 1, 2019
12:00 pm1:40 pm
Tickets Available 5/23/2019 10:00 am

Film

The Garden Left Behind preceded by Ponyboi
June 1, 2019
3:00 pm5:00 pm
Tickets Available 5/23/2019 10:00 am

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Film

Jump Cut, Before Stonewall
Before Stonewall
June 2, 2019
1:00 pm2:30 pm
Tickets Available 5/23/2019 10:00 am

Film

The Silence of Others
The Silence of Others (El silencio de otros)
June 2, 2019
3:00 pm4:30 pm
Tickets Available 5/23/2019 10:00 am

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Film

Exhibition on Screen: Van Gogh in Japan
Exhibition on Screen: Van Gogh in Japan
June 5, 2019
4:00 pm5:30 pm
Tickets Available 5/23/2019 10:00 am

Film

Eat Up
Eat Up
June 5, 2019
6:00 pm8:30 pm
Tickets Available 5/23/2019 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.