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Film & Movies In Metro DC including Film Screenings, Film Series, Film Festivals & More

Find films and movies, film series and film festivals presented throughout Metro DC on CultureCapital. Find art films, foreign films, documentaries, screenings, and first run films shown at museums, arts centers, and movie houses. Whether you enjoy experimental, environmental, documentaries, Hollywood or Bollywood you'll find them on CultureCapital.

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NGA Film Series: Athens Today December 5-28, 2014
These films — produced with small budgets and exceptional technical finesse — represent some of the best new writing and directing coming from an artistic surge that also bonds with a deeper tradition of Hellenic humanism. Films are in Greek with subtitles.
NGA Film Series: Morality and Beauty: Marco Bellocchio Thru January 10, 2015
As an artist, Bellocchio embraces polarizing themes of politics and philosophy, death and psychoanalysis, but his true forte has always been his critiques of society’s entrenched institutions from the church to the military, and political systems of every stripe. Films are 35mm prints in Italian with subtitles.
Ciné-Concert: The Epic of Everest
National Gallery of Art
Sun, November 23
The official footage of Mallory and Irvines tragic 1924 expedition, recorded by Captain John Noel under extreme conditions using a hand-cranked camera, was preserved in the British Film Institutes National Archive.
Film Series: Also Like Life: Hou Hsiao-hsien: Good Men, Good Women
Goethe-Institut
Sat, December 13
Moving among narrative strands in the past and present while blending the personal with the political, Good Men, Good Women tells the story of Liang Ching, an actress preparing for a role in a movie (also titled Good Men, Good Women) about the real-life heroes Chung Hao-tung and Chiang Bi-yu, figures in the Resistance of the 1940s and 1950s.
The Battle of the Bulge (Film Screening)
National Archives
Tue, December 16
In commemoration of the 70th anniversary, the National Archives is screening a compelling chronicle of this bloody battle that includes newsreel footage and film from German and American archives. (2004; 90 mins.)
Flying Monsters 3D
National Geographic
Thru Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Millions of years ago dinosaurs were on their rise to dominate Earth. But another group of reptiles was set to make an extraordinary leap: Pterosaurs were about to take control of the skies. The story of how and why these mysterious creatures took to the air is more fantastic than any fiction.
Sea Monsters 3D: A Prehistoric Adventure
National Geographic
Thru Wednesday, April 1, 2015
From giraffe-necked Styxosaurus and sea birds with teeth to the T. rex of the ocean—the 40-foot super-predator Tylosaurus —these wondrous beasts defy imagination. In a remarkable journey, immerse yourself in this unexplored world of the “other dinosaurs,” delivering the creatures brought to life on the big screen in 3D.
Highlights
The Wall in Our Heads: Faces of Eastern Europe
Mon, November 24
Goethe-Institut
The Wall in Our Heads: Animation Films about the Berlin Wall
Mon, December 8
Goethe-Institut
Frozen
Sat, December 13
The Alden