Events

The Napping Princess

Tea Time Theatre: Napping Princess

  • Fri, Dec 29
  • 2:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

(Japan/2016—directed by Kenji Kamiyama)

Three days before the opening of the Tokyo Olympics in 2020, Kokone should be studying for her exams, but is often dozing off, stuck between reality and a dreamworld full of fantas...

British Arrows

British Arrows 2017

  • Fri, Dec 29
  • 5:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Auditorium

Forty years ago, the British advertising industry began to formally recognize the unique creativity that has long distinguished television ads in the UK. The brilliant, surprising “adverts” of British TV are only getti...

British Arrows

British Arrows 2017

  • Fri, Dec 29
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Auditorium

Forty years ago, the British advertising industry began to formally recognize the unique creativity that has long distinguished television ads in the UK. The brilliant, surprising “adverts” of British TV are only getti...

April and the Extraordinary World

Tea Time Theatre: April and the Extraordinary World

  • Sat, Dec 30
  • 2:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

(France/2015—directed by Christian Desmares and Franck Ekinci)

From the creators of the Oscar®-nominated Persepolis comes a riveting sci-fi adventure set in an alternate steampunk universe. A family of scientists is on ...

British Arrows

British Arrows 2017

  • Sat, Dec 30
  • 5:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Auditorium

Forty years ago, the British advertising industry began to formally recognize the unique creativity that has long distinguished television ads in the UK. The brilliant, surprising “adverts” of British TV are only getti...

British Arrows

British Arrows 2017

  • Sat, Dec 30
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Auditorium

Forty years ago, the British advertising industry began to formally recognize the unique creativity that has long distinguished television ads in the UK. The brilliant, surprising “adverts” of British TV are only getti...

A scene from Whisper of the Heart

Tea Time Theatre: Whisper of the Heart

  • Sun, Dec 31
  • 2:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

(Japan/1995—directed by Yoshifumi Kondo)

Perusing books she has checked out from the library, Shizuku’s curiosity is piqued when she notices a boy’s name that appears before hers on the checkout card of each one. Thr...

British Arrows

British Arrows 2017

  • Sun, Dec 31
  • 5:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Auditorium

Forty years ago, the British advertising industry began to formally recognize the unique creativity that has long distinguished television ads in the UK. The brilliant, surprising “adverts” of British TV are only getti...

Five Seasons

Five Seasons: The Gardens of Piet Oudolf

  • Thu, Jan 4
  • 7:00 PM
  • DFT Auditorium

The Garden Club of Michigan and Friends of Detroit Film Theatre cohost a special screening of Five Seasons, a new documentary about the internationally renowned Dutch master garden designer and plantsman Piet Oudolf. 

Hedy Lamarr

Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story

  • SAT, JAN 6 at 2, 4, 7 & 9:30 PM; SUN, JAN 7 at 2 & 4:30 PM; SAT, JAN 13 at 4 PM
  • DFT Auditorium

(USA/2017—directed by Alexandra Dean)

Starlet. Siren. The Most Beautiful Woman in the World. These are some of the phrases used to describe legendary Hollywood actress Hedy Lamarr, and now Alexandra Dean’s illuminating...