Events

Lila’s Book

DFT Animation Club: Lila’s Book

  • Sat, Mar 23 - 2:00 p.m. | Sun, Mar 24 - 2:00 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Ripped from the pages a children’s book, Lila finds herself trapped in the physical world and discovers that one of her most avid readers, Ramón, has grown up and is beginning to forget her.

Dad and Young Daughter Drawing in the Galleries at the DIA

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Mar 24 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - American (2nd Floor)

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection. 

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, Mar 29 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Medieval & Renaissance (2nd Floor)

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection.

A still of two women from the film 3 Faces

3 Faces

  • Fri, Mar 29 - 7:00 p.m. | Sat, Mar 30 - 4:00 & 7:00 p.m. | Sun, Mar 31 - 2:00 & 4:30 p.m., 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Revered Iranian actress Behnaz Jafari (playing herself) receives an alarming video shot by a young woman on a smartphone.

Drawing in the Galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, Mar 30 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Native American (1st Floor)

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection. 

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, Mar 31 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Modern & Contemporary (2nd Floor)

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection. 

Italian Film Festival USA 2019

Italian Film Festival USA 2019

  • Wed, Apr 3 , 2019
  • 7:30 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

The Italian Film Festival USA tours a dozen venues in the United States each year, bringing a stellar lineup of more than a dozen new and recent Italian feature films.

A woman opening a curtain and another woman shielding her eyes from the sunlight

The Heiresses (Las Herederas)

  • Sat, Apr 6 - 7:00 p.m. | Sun, Apr 7 - 5:00 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Chela (Ana Brun) and Chiquita (Margarita Irun) have been a couple for decades, lifelong members of Paraguay’s wealthy elite.

A man and a woman handcuffed, turned away from each other

Bollywood Classics: Pyaasa

  • Sun, Apr 7 , 2019
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

The film that best defines Bollywood’s golden age, a tragic romance between a poet and a prostitute that Time named among the top ten romantic films of all time. 

Logo for the Freep Film Festival

Freep Film Festival

  • April 12 - 14, 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Featuring a wide range of topical, relevant and up-to-the minute works of particular interest to our region.