Events

Life and Nothing More

Life and Nothing More

  • Fri, Mar 22 - 7:00 p.m. | Sat, Mar 23 - 7 p.m. | Sun, Mar 24 - 4:30 p.m. , 2019
  • Detroit Film Theatre

A compassionate and involving story of an African American single mother, Regina, stressed by her restaurant job and doing her best to raise her two children in northern Florida.

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.

The Science of Grief

The Science of Grief

  • Wed, Mar 27 - Thu, Mar 28 , 2019
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 AM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Science Gallery Detroit, the DIA, and award-winning poet and activist Natasha T. Miller will be holding a 14-hour community performance of grief.

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.

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 still from Lagaan

Bollywood Classics: Lagaan

  • Fri, Apr 5 , 2019
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

In celebration of the DIA’s Festival of India (April 5-7) the DFT will present this modern Bollywood classic.

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
  • 2:00 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. 

Freep Film Fest 2019

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.

Kronos Quartet

FREEP FILM FESTIVAL: A Thousand Thoughts ft. Kronos Quartet

  • Fri, Apr 12 , 2019
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Oscar-nominated filmmakers Sam Green and Joe Bini brings their documentary of the Kronos Quartet to the DFT, with a twist.

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