Indiana University Cinema

  • 1213 E. 7th Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47405
  • (812) 856-CINE

The Indiana University Cinema is a world-class venue and curatorial program dedicated to the scholarly study and highest standards of exhibition of motion pictures in their traditional and modern forms, advancing Indiana University’s longstanding commitment to excellence, research, and public engagement in the arts by providing educational, entertaining, and enriching cinematic experiences. Located in the heart of the IU Bloomington campus, the nearly 300-seat Cinema has screenings almost daily. Since opening in January 2011, the Cinema has hosted many influential and groundbreaking filmmakers through its Jorgensen Guest Filmmaker Lecture Series, including Werner Herzog, Albert Maysles, and Claire Denis, as well as acting luminaries Meryl Streep Kevin Kline, and Glenn Close.  

IU Cinema: "The Lovers and The Despot"

  • December 10, 2016
  • (812) 855-1103

They were the Brangelina of ’70s South Korea—the romance between the debonair film director Shin Sang-ok and glamorous actress Choi Eun-hee took them to the heights of South Korean society. Fame took a toll on their love, but it also attracted unbelievable twists of fate. The two find themselves... Learn more

IU Cinema: "Kamikaze Girls" film

  • December 11, 2016
  • (812) 855-1103

Adapted from the famed light novel written by Novela Takemoto (and later adapted to manga), Kamikaze Girls gives the coming-of-age drama a cult-fashion spin. Showcasing the ways in which countercultural fashion can profoundly impact the lives of its adherents, the film displays two young J-Pop... Learn more

IU Cinema: "Z" film

  • December 11, 2016
  • 812-855-1103

A pulse-pounding political thriller, Z was one of the cinematic sensations of the late ’60s and remains among the most vital dispatches from that hallowed era of filmmaking. This Academy-Award® winner is loosely based on the 1963 assassination of Greek left-wing activist Gregoris Lambrakis, whose... Learn more

IU Cinema: "Crimson Film Festival 2016"

  • December 12, 2016
  • (812) 855-1103

Back for its third year in a row, the Crimson Film Festival celebrates the work of Indiana University students and regional filmmakers each fall. It is put on by the Student Cinema Guild, an organization where all IU Bloomington students can collaborate to gain the experience and preparation they... Learn more

IU Cinema: "Die Hard" film

  • December 13, 2016
  • (812) 855-1103

Bruce Willis stars as New York City Detective John McClane, newly arrived in Los Angeles to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged wife (Bonnie Bedelia). As McClane waits for his wife’s office party to break up, terrorists take control of the building. While the terrorist leader, Hans... Learn more

IU Cinema: "Gremlins" film

  • December 14, 2016
  • (812) 855-1103

A small town is besieged by some furry and not-so-cute little creatures after a young man ignores the warnings of a wise elder regarding their care and feeding. Gremlins is a wildly original roller-coaster ride of hilarious mischief. One minute your hair will stand on end, the next you’ll hold... Learn more