Film|Neu, the Goethe-Institut Washington‘s annual film festival showcasing outstanding new films from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland will take place on November 1-4 at Landmark’s E Street Cinema. The festival will include poignant dramas, outrageous comedies, and more innovative feature films that “exist at the intersection of multiple genres.” The diverse short film program consists of concise abstract experimental works and sweeping narratives encompassed in thirty-minute time frames – and everything in-between.”
Image below: A still from the film titled Nelly (c) Chris Raiber
The NSO Pops, conducted by Steven Reineke, will perform John Williams’s iconic Oscar®-nominated score for The Empire Strikes Back live as the film is screened in the Concert Hall, October 23-25.
Image below is from The Empire Strikes Back
Screenings at AMC Theatres at Mazza Gallerie
Select Theatres at AMC in Mazza Gallerie continue to offer special screenings, including classic films, anime, family films and much more.Screening of performances by the Metropolitan Opera and Bolshoi Ballet are among the favorites of area residents.
The Avalon Theatre on Connecticut Ave. NW continues to offer Senior Cinema Thursdayson the third Thursday of each month. Seniors can see the Avalon’s current feature film on the big screen at 10:30 a.m. as they meet friends and enjoy a morning of entertainment! All movies are shown in the more-easily accessible downstairs theater, Avalon 1. The series is presented by Chevy Chase House, and, at last report, tickets are still $5 each.