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IU Cinema

  • 1213 E. 7th Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47405
  • (812) 856-2463

Indiana University Cinema is a world-class venue and curatorial program dedicated to the highest standards of presentation of film in both traditional and modern forms. By providing unique and enriching cinematic experiences, the Cinema advances Indiana University's long-standing commitment to excellence, scholarship, and engagement in the arts across campus and community. Located in the heart of IU's Bloomington campus, the 260-seat, THX Certified Cinema has screenings almost daily. Since opening in 2011, IU Cinema has hosted many influential filmmakers through its Jorgensen Guest Filmmaker Series, including Werner Herzog, Ava DuVernay, and Mira Nair, as well as acting luminaries Meryl Streep and Kevin Kline.

Special Virtual Event | The Trojan Women | President's Choice Film Series

Tues, Jan 25, 7–8:45 pm 1 hr 45 min Free, no ticket required Join us for a virtual film screening programmed by IU Chancellor Michael A. McRobbie with an introduction by IU Cinema Director Dr. Alicia Kozma. To participate in this virtual event: Be... Learn more

Shorts Program | Taka and Ako: The Iimura's Cine-Poetics | Underground Film Series

Thurs, Jan 27, 7–8:13 pm 1 hr 13 min Free, but ticketed Tickets for spring 2022 events go on sale beginning January 10. Please note: Masks are required for all attendees and Cinema staff at indoor events. Due to our limited screening schedule... Learn more

Chameleon Street | International Arthouse Series at IU Cinema

Fri, Jan 28, 7–8:34 pm 1 hr 34 min $4 IUB students, $7 non-students Tickets for spring 2022 events go on sale beginning January 10. Please note: Masks are required for all attendees and Cinema staff at indoor events. Due to our limited... Learn more

Possession | Not-Quite Midnights at IU Cinema

Fri, Jan 28, 10:00 pm–12:04 am 2 hr 4 min $4 Tickets for spring 2022 events go on sale beginning January 10. Please note: Masks are required for all attendees and Cinema staff at indoor events. Due to our limited screening schedule and... Learn more

Chameleon Street | International Arthouse Series at IU Cinema

Sun, Jan 30, 1–2:34 pm 1 hr 34 min $4 IUB students, $7 non-students Tickets for spring 2022 events go on sale beginning January 10. Masks are required for all attendees and Cinema staff at indoor events. Due to our limited screening schedule and... Learn more

Electra | President's Choice Film Series

Tues, Feb 1, 7–8:50 pm 1 hr 50 min $4 Please note: Masks are required for all attendees and Cinema staff at indoor events. Due to our limited screening schedule and currently reduced seating capacity, we strongly encourage patrons to buy tickets online... Learn more

All That Heaven Allows | 5X Douglas Sirk at IU Cinema

Thurs, Feb 3, 7–8:29 pm 1 hr 29 min $4 Please note: Masks are required for all attendees and Cinema staff at indoor events. Due to our limited screening schedule and currently reduced seating capacity, we strongly encourage patrons to buy tickets online... Learn more

Cryptozoo | Not-Quite Midnights at IU Cinema

Fri, Feb 4, 10–11:35 pm 1 hr 35 min $4 Tickets for spring 2022 events go on sale beginning January 10. Please note: Masks are required for all attendees and Cinema staff at indoor events. Due to our limited screening schedule and currently... Learn more

Faya Dayi | International Arthouse Series at IU Cinema

Fri, Feb 4, 7–9:00 pm 2 hr $4 IUB students, $7 non-students Tickets for spring 2022 events go on sale beginning January 10. Please note: Masks are required for all attendees and Cinema staff at indoor events. Due to our limited screening... Learn more

Faya Dayi | International Arthouse Series at IU Cinema

Sun, Feb 6, 1–3:00 pm 2 hr $4 IUB students, $7 non-students Tickets for spring 2022 events go on sale beginning January 10. Please note: Masks are required for all attendees and Cinema staff at indoor events. Due to our limited screening... Learn more

Paulin Vieyra Shorts | Paulin Vieyra, Pioneer of African Cinema

Tues, Feb 8, 7–8:47 pm 1 hr 47 min Free, but ticketed Get tickets Those registered for the A Conversation on Paulin Vierya virtual event on February 10 will have access to stream a virtual program of this same Paulin Vieyra Shorts Program from Feb. 4–11. ... Learn more

Special Virtual Event | A Conversation on Paulin Vieyra | Paulin Vieyra, Pioneer of African Cinema

Thurs, Feb 10, 7–8:15 pm 1 hr 15 min Free, no ticket required Join us for a virtual conversation and interactive Q&A with the IU Black Film Center & Archive. Those registered for this virtual event will have access to stream the Paulin Vieyra Shorts... Learn more

New York Ninja | Not-Quite Midnights at IU Cinema

Fri, Feb 11, 10–11:33 pm 1 hr 33 min $4 Tickets for spring 2022 events go on sale beginning January 10. Please note: Masks are required for all attendees and Cinema staff at indoor events. Due to our limited screening schedule and currently... Learn more

The Tragedy of Macbeth | International Arthouse Series at IU Cinema

Fri, Feb 11, 7–8:45 pm 1 hr 45 min $4 IUB students, $7 non-students Tickets for spring 2022 events go on sale beginning January 10. Please note: Masks are required for all attendees and Cinema staff at indoor events. Due to our limited... Learn more

The Tragedy of Macbeth | International Arthouse Series at IU Cinema

Sun, Feb 13, 1–2:45 pm 1 hr 45 min $4 IUB students, $7 non-students Tickets for spring 2022 events go on sale beginning January 10. Please note: Masks are required for all attendees and Cinema staff at indoor events. Due to our limited... Learn more

Speed Racer | Staff Selects at IU Cinema

Fri, March 25, 7–9:15 pm 2 hr 15 min $4 Tickets for spring 2022 events go on sale beginning January 10. Programmed by IU Cinema Podcast Producer and Co-Host and Blog Contributor David Carter. Please note: Masks are required for all attendees and... Learn more

Shorts Program | Milking and Scratching: The Handmade Films of Naomi Uman | Underground Film Series

Thurs, April 28, 7–8:00 pm 1 hr Free, but ticketed Tickets for spring 2022 events go on sale beginning January 10. Please note: Masks are required for all attendees and Cinema staff at indoor events. Due to our limited screening schedule and... Learn more