Events

Image from Night of the Living Dead directed by George A. Romero

Night of the Living Dead (restored)

  • Sat, Oct 28
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Night of the Living Dead. 1968. USA. Directed by George A. Romero. 96 minutes.

A scene from The Crazies directed by George A. Romero

The Crazies

  • Sat, Oct 28
  • 9:30 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

(USA/1973—directed by George A. Romero)

A scene from The Old Dark House directed by James Whale

The Old Dark House (restored)

  • Sun, Oct 29
  • 2:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

(USA/1932—directed by James Whale)

Image from Night of the Living Dead directed by George A. Romero

Night of the Living Dead (restored)

  • Sun, Oct 29
  • 4:30 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Night of the Living Dead. 1968. USA. Directed by George A. Romero. 96 minutes.

Japanese Animated Film: Kimi no Na Wa

Japan Cultural Days: Japanese Animated Film - Kimi no Na Wa

  • SAT, NOV 4 & SUN, NOV 5, 12:20 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Translated as “Your Name,” Kimi no Na Wa follows a teenage boy and girl living two separate lives but with a strange connection: one morning they awake to find their lives have switched, and they must learn to communicate and change their world.

Japan Cultural Days

Japan Cultural Days

  • Sat, Nov 4 - Sun, Nov 5
  • All Day
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

Celebrate the opening of the DIA's new Japan Gallery with two days of events focusing on the arts and culture of Japan, sponsored by the Japan Business Society of Detroit. 

Landscapes in Motion

  • Screenings November 9, December 22 & January 11
  • DFT Auditorium

Presented in conjunction with the DIA’s exhibition Church: A Painter’s Pilgrimage, Landscapes in Motion is a series of three films that explore the social and political landscape of the Middle East at...

Theeb

Theeb

  • Thu, Nov 9
  • 7:00 PM
  • DFT Auditorium

(Jordan/UK/Qatar/2014—directed by Naji Abu Nowar)

Human Flow

Human Flow

  • FRI, NOV 10, 7 PM and SUN, NOV 12, 2 & 5 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

(USA/Germany/2017—directed by Ai Weiwei)

Films of Mohammed Bayoumi with live score by The National Arab Orchestra

Friday Night Live!: Films of Mohammed Bayoumi with live score by The National Arab Orchestra

  • Fri, Nov 17
  • 8:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

The Arab American National Museum’s Global Fridays series and the DIA present the world premiere of an original film score written by Michael Ibrahim, founder and director of the National Arab Orchestra, to accompany a screening of rarely-seen silent films from the 1920s and 1930s by pioneering Egyptian director Mohammed Bayoumi.