The Detroit Film Theater

Check out many films in the 1200 seat auditorium


So why check out the Detroit Film Theater? You can find an array of unique films that play all year round at the DIA. Check out showtime, prices, and more here. Even though there are many people who know about the Film Theater, I still feel like it's an underrated place to check out in Detroit. Of course most people know about the DIA (Detroit Institute of Arts), but many do not know about the 1200 seat Detroit Film Theater that is part of the museum as well. All throughout the year you can find plays, movies, lectures, and other performances that will definitely give you your fill of culture for the day. I've checked out a few shows and movies here, and it's always a good time for me and whoever I'm with.

Background History

It was built in 1927 and designed by famed architect Paul Phillipe Cret. Like a lot of buildings and theaters in Detroit that were built around this time, the architecture and design is just marbelous. Detroit is well known for it's architecture during this time, and the Detroit Film Theater is no exception. You can find tiles from Pewabic Pottery along the staircase as well as fountains and wrought iron grilles.

Shows



City of Life and Death

Friday, October 7th at 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 8th at 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 9th at 2:00 p.m.

Friday, October 14th at 9:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 15th at 9:30 p.m.

Sunday, October 16th at 4:30 p.m.

The Mexican Cinema: Luis Bunuel

Thursday, October 13th at 7:00 p.m.

Passione

Friday, October 14th at 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 15th at 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 16th at 2:00 p.m.

Friday, October 21st at 9:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 22nd at 9:30 p.m.

Sunday, October 23rd at 4:30 p.m.

DFT 101: The Fleischer Studios, A Musical Legacy

Saturday, October 15th at 4:00 p.m.

FDFT Special Event: I'm Dangerous With Love

Thursday, October 20th, at 7:30 p.m.

La Rafle (The Round-up)

Friday, October 21st at 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 22nd at 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 23rd at 2:00 p.m.

DFT 101: Foolish Wives

Saturday, October 22nd at 4:00 p.m.

A Woman Like That

Saturday, October 22nd at 1:00 p.m.

Eyes Without a Face

Friday, October 28th at 9:30 p.m.

Octubre

Friday, October 28th at 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 29th at 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 30th at 2:00 p.m.

Friday, November 4th at 9:30 p.m.

Saturday, November 5th at 9:30 p.m.

Sunday, November 6th at 4:30 p.m.

DFT 101: Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors

Saturday, October 29th at 4:00 p.m.

El Baron Del Terror (Brainiac)

Saturday, October 29th at 9:30 p.m.

Kwaidan

Sunday, October 30th at 4:30 p.m.

The Tree

Friday, November 4th at 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, November 5th at 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, November 6th at 2:00 p.m.

World on a Wire (New Digital Restoration)

Friday, November 18th at 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, November 19th at 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, November 20th at 2:00 p.m.

DFT 101: Umberto D.

Saturday, November 19th at 4:00 p.m.

Mysteries of Lisbon

Friday, November 25th at 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, November 26th at 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, November 27th at 2:00 p.m.

DFT 101: Jeanna Dielman, 23 Quai Du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles

Saturday, November 26th at 2:00 p.m. For more info on shows and ticket prices, check out the official Detroit Film Theater website here.

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