We are thrilled to announce the return of Sunset Cinema! Celebrate the return of summer with an outdoor screening of the beloved 1997 romance Love Jones, presented in partnership with the Roxbury International Film Festival.

The screening takes place on the Huntington Avenue Lawn. No ticket is required. Bring a blanket or low chair (maximum 3 feet high), a picnic supper, and nonalcoholic beverages to enjoy during the film. Snacks are available for purchase.


Arbella Insurance Foundation

Lead Sponsor

Shapiro Family Foundation logo

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

Past Events


June 28, 2022
8:00 pm–10:30 pm

Free outdoor screening! No ticket required. Presented with open captions.


All screenings are wheelchair accessible and include English captions or subtitles. For more information, call 617-267-9300, or e-mail access@mfa.org.

Event Policies

Films are held outdoors on the Huntington Avenue Lawn, weather permitting.

All bags are subject to inspection by Museum staff. Large bags, coolers, and tall chairs are not permitted.

Per Federal and State law, the MFA welcomes trained service animals. Service animals must be on a leash or tether and under the control of the owner at all times. Emotional support and other animals or pets are not permitted on the Museum campus.