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The mission of Bama Art House is to bring current, contemporary independent film to Tuscaloosa, transforming the Bama Theatre into a cinematic Art House, one night a week. Screenings are Tuesday nights at 7:30 p.m.
Instead of season passes for each series we are now offering a punch card- pay $60 for any 10 films. Get your punch card in the box office at any Bama Art House film.
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(2016) Drama / Music (Rated R)
Director: Derrick Borte
Writers: Matt Brown (screenplay), Sonya Gildea
Stars: Kerry Howard, Natascha McElhone, Jonathan Rhys Meyers
Synopsis: In '70s London, a 14 year-old boy is introduced to the Clash by his estranged mother. It changes his life forever.
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(2016) Biography/Drama / History (Rated PG-13)
Director: Mick Jackson
Writers: David Hare (screenplay), Deborah Lipstadt (book)
Stars: Rachel Weisz, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Spall
Synopsis: Acclaimed writer and historian Deborah E. Lipstadt must battle for historical truth to prove the Holocaust actually occurred when David Irving, a renowned denier, sues her for libel.
(2016) Comedy / Drama (Rated PG-13)
Director: Hannes Holm
Writers: Fredrik Backman (novel), Hannes Holm
Stars: Rolf Lassgård, Bahar Pars, Zozan Akgün
Synopsis: Ove, an ill-tempered, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife's grave, has finally given up on life just as an unlikely friendship develops with his boisterous new neighbors.
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(2016) Documentary / Music (Rated R)
Director: Jim Jarmusch
Writer: Jim Jarmusch
Stars: Ewan McGregor, Iggy Pop, Ron Asheton
Synopsis: An in-depth look at the legendary punk band, The Stooges.
(2016) Documentary / Adventure / Family (Rated G)
Director: Otto Bell
Stars: Aisholpan Nurgaiv, Daisy Ridley
Synopsis: The Eagle Huntress follows Aisholpan, a 13-year-old girl, as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter.
(2017) Animated /Live Action / Documentary
Please note: This is a compilation of films with various ratings. Some may not be appropriate for children.
Synopsis: For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country, don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts. The Academy Awards take place Sunday, February 26th.
($8 general/$7 students and seniors/$6 Arts Council members).
Films: 7:30 pm.
Box office opens: 6:30 pm.
Doors and Bama Bar open: 6:45 pm.
Get there early for drink specials!
Season passes have switched to punch cards- get yours for $60 and pick 10 films in any series you want to attend! For sale in the box office before each film.