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July 17, 2014

Save The Date: The BlackStar Film Festival Returns With A Variety Of Films About And By People Of African Descent, July 31-August 3

The highly-anticipated BlackStar Film Festival returns for year three at the end of this month, from Thursday, July 31 through Sunday, August 3. Hailed as “the black Sundance” by Ebony magazine, the film festival puts the spotlight on films about the global black experience and films by people of African descent. Throughout the festival, films […]

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June 5, 2014

The Philadelphia International Children’s Film Festival Brings Feature Films, Shorts And More To The PFS Theater At The Roxy, June 6-8

Beginning this Friday, June 6, the Philadelphia International Children’s Film Festival returns to the PFS Theater at the Roxy for three days of kid-centric films — animated, live-action and experimental short and feature films from across the globe — and visits from some of the film’s creators and stars. Presented by the Philadelphia Film Society […]

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April 23, 2014

The Filadelfia Latin American Film Festival Spotlights Latin And Latin American Film Through A Multi-day Festival, April 25 Through 27

The first festival of its kind in the region, the Filadelfia Latin American Film Festival returns for its third year of programming this month from Friday, April 25 through Sunday, April 27. The festival raises the curtain on films made by Latin and Latin American filmmakers through screenings at venues including International House Philadelphia, University […]

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April 7, 2014

The Philadelphia Film Festival Spring Showcase Brings Acclaimed Films Of All Sort To The PFS Theater At The Roxy From April 11 To 17

The Philadelphia Film Society presents its first-ever spring showcase, a compilation of summer releases, well-loved favorites and films from a number of renowned film festivals. From April 7 through 11, a variety of films fill the screen at the PFS Theater at the Roxy. Look forward to documentaries, feature films, box office hits from previous […]

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March 10, 2014

Contest Alert: Enter To Win The Ultimate Rocky Weekend Sweepstakes

Yo, it’s Rocky! Fans of the Academy Award-winning 1976 film Rocky can take their love to another level this spring with a host of new ways to explore the city where the fictional hero lived, loved and trained. The beloved character of Rocky Balboa has made yet another comeback this month with official debut of […]

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March 7, 2014

The Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival Returns With Five Philadelphia Premieres On Select Monday Evenings From March 10 To April 28

Beginning on Monday, March 10, the Gershman Y raises the curtain on the Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival, a presentation of the best in Jewish film over five Monday evenings. The Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival occurs multiple times throughout the year, but this season’s series falls under the theme of “CineMondays: Films of Love, Faith, and […]

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March 4, 2014

Giveaway: Score Free Tickets To A Special Screening Of Rocky At The Philadelphia Museum Of Art On Monday, March 10

Philadelphia was forever immortalized on celluloid with the tale of an aspiring boxer with the Academy Award-winning 1976 film Rocky. This winter, Twentieth Century Fox released a brand-new 4K Blu-ray set of the Rocky movies — the Rocky Heavyweight Collection — and to celebrate, the Philadelphia Museum of Art welcomes fans to a special screening […]

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February 27, 2014

Visit The PFS Theater At The Roxy For Back-To-Back Screenings Of All 5 Academy Award-Nominated Documentaries This Saturday, March 1

The day before the 86th annual Academy Awards, Saturday, March 1, the PFS Theater at the Roxy presents screenings of the five films nominated for Best Documentary Feature in an all day back-to-back film event. Beginning at 10 a.m., head to the Roxy for screenings of Cutie and the Boxer, Dirty Wars, The Square, 20 […]

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January 21, 2014

The Newly Renovated PFS Movie Theater Hosts Filmadelphia At The Roxy, A Monthly Series Spotlighting Locals, Tonight, Tuesday, January 21

**Due to inclement weather, tonight’s films have been canceled. January’s featured films will screen on Tuesday, February 18. The Philadelphia Film Society (PFS) has certainly been hard at work. This fall, PFS re-opened the historic Roxy Theater in the Rittenhouse neighborhood after extensive renovations, creating a new home for PFS to screen festival-style and feature […]

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January 9, 2014

International House Philadelphia Debuts A Groundbreaking New Film Series Free To Love, Opening Friday, January 10

A revolution arrives in University City this weekend, as International House Philadelphia opens an ambitious new film series, Free to Love: The Cinema of the Sexual Revolution. Primarily a residential center for the University of Pennsylvania’s international student body, the “I-House” is also home to fascinating artistic and cultural programming, including musical performances, speaker series […]

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