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CatVideoFest 2021

  • 7:00 p.m. Fri, Dec 17 | 2:00 & 7:00 p.m. Sat, Dec 18 | 2 p.m. Sun, Dec 19, 2021
  • Detroit Film Theatre

The all-new 2021 edition of CatVideoFest is a compilation of the latest and best cat videos culled from countless hours of unique submissions and animations, music videos, and internet powerhouses. 

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Beauty and the Beast

  • 2:00 p.m. Sun, Dec 26 & Fri, Dec 31, 2021
  • Detroit Film Theatre

To celebrate Beauty and the Beast’s anniversary, as well as the DFT’s return, we’re proud to present a special holiday screening of this beloved French classic in a dazzling 4K restoration

A woman in a rose-printed dress walks down a bridge holding a purse in one hand and small suitcase in the other.

World of Wong Kar Wai: Days of Being Wild

  • Fri, Jan 7 , 2022
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

With his lush visuals, stirring soundtracks, and soulful romanticism, Wong Kar Wai has established himself as one of the defining auteurs of contemporary cinema.

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The Legend of Hei

  • Sat, Jan 8 , 2022
  • 2:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Evoking Studio Ghibli’s ecological fables, The Legend of Hei is a winsome combination of heart, soul, fantasy, and an extraordinary adventure.

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World of Wong Kar Wai: Chungking Express

  • Sat, Jan 8 , 2022
  • 2:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

With his lush visuals, stirring soundtracks and soulful romanticism, Wong Kar Wai has established himself as one of the defining auteurs of contemporary cinema.

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World of Wong Kar Wai: Happy Together

  • Sat, Jan 8 , 2022
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

With his lush visuals, stirring soundtracks and soulful romanticism, Wong Kar Wai has established himself as one of the defining auteurs of contemporary cinema.

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World of Wong Kar Wai: In the Mood for Love

  • Sun, Jan 9 , 2022
  • 2:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

With his lush visuals, stirring soundtracks and soulful romanticism, Wong Kar Wai has established himself as one of the defining auteurs of contemporary cinema.

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Luzzu

  • 7:00 p.m. Fri, Jan 14 | 2:00 & 7:00 p.m. Sat, Jan 15 | 2 p.m. Sun, Jan 16, 2022
  • Detroit Film Theatre

A hardworking Maltese fisherman, Jesmark is faced with a wrenching choice.