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Bama Art House

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. 

Bama Art House Summer Film Series 2015

June 16: While We're Young

Sponsored by Left Hand Soap Company

(2014) Comedy/Drama  (Rated R)

Director & Writer: Noah Baumbach

Stars: Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts, Adam Driver

Synopsis: A middle-aged couple's career and marriage are overturned when a disarming young couple enters their lives.


June 23: Clouds of Sils Maria

(2014) Drama (Rated R)

Director & Writer: Olivier Assayas

Stars: Juliette Binoche, Kristen Stewart, Chloë Grace

Synopsis: A veteran actress comes face-to-face with an uncomfortable reflection of herself when she agrees to take part in a revival of the play that launched her career 20 years earlier.


June 30: Welcome To Me

(2014) Comedy/Drama (Rated R)

Director: Shira Piven

Writer: Eliot Laurence (screenplay)

Stars: Kristen Wiig, James Marsden, Linda Cardellini

Synopsis: When Alice Klieg wins the Mega-Millions lottery, she immediately quits her psychiatric meds and buys her own talk show.


July 7: White God

(2014) Drama (Rated R)

Director & Writer: Kornél Mundruczó, Additional Writers: Viktória Petrányi, Kata Wéber

Stars: Zsófia Psotta, Sándor Zsótér, Lili Horváth

Synopsis: Thirteen-year-old Lili fights to protect her dog Hagen. She is devastated when her father eventually sets Hagen free on the streets. Still innocently believing love can conquer any difficulty, Lili sets out to find her dog and save him.



July 14: Iris

(2014) Documentary/Biography/History (Rated PG-13)

Director: Albert Maysles

Stars: Carl Apfel, Iris Apfel

Synopsis: A documentary about fashion icon Iris Apfel from legendary documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles.


July 21: Results

(2015) Comedy (Rated R)

Director and Writer: Andrew Bujalski

Stars: Guy Pearce, Cobie Smulders, Kevin Corrigan

Synopsis: Two mismatched personal trainers' lives are upended by the actions of a new, wealthy client.



($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.