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Special Screenings for Wed., Feb. 24
  • Austin Asian American Film Festival

    The Austin Asian American Film Festival is excited to announce its 2021 full lineup, comprising 16 feature films and 30 shorts from Asian and Asian American filmmakers. The festival’s 13th anniversary will be commemorated by a special hybrid format of both online and drive-in screenings.
    June 4-20  
    Virtual/Drive-In Hybrid
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    "Four Women" and "Illusions"

    Reel Women in Film: Enjoy access to a virtual screening of Julie Dash's insightful early short films "Four Women" (1975) and "Illusions" (1982), then connect with the Bullock Museum for a live conversation about them.
    Films available Feb. 23-25; conversation is Thu., Feb. 25, 7:30pm 
    Online: www.thestoryoftexas.com
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    Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure and Point Break

    CMW shows a double feature in the biergarten each Wednesday with a bonus of free popcorn and a reverse happy hour with specials on burgers, pizza, and tasty brews.
    Wed., Feb. 24, 7pm 
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    Tahara (2020)

    A queer coming-of-age drama about an anxious teen girl who is manipulated into a romantic encounter with her best friend during the funeral service of their former Hebrew school classmate. Screening is followed by a Q&A. Co-presented by aGLIFF, Austin Jewish Film Festival, and Austin Black Pride.
    Feb. 24-March 2. $12; free for aGLIFF members. 
    Online: www.agliff.org
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    Villains Wear Black Presents

    This locally produced show, inspired by the likes of MTV’s 120 Minutes and USA Network’s Night Flight, offers a variety of music videos, live performances, and interviews. Created by Austin musician and artist Rona Rougeheart, who co-hosts/co-produces with Curse Mackey, it's a mind-expanding exploration of art, film, music, animation, and fashion. See it online, on Austin Public channel 16, or search "Austin Public" on AppleTV, Roku, and Amazon Fire TV Stick.
    Wednesdays, 10pm 
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    "Into America's Wild" (2020)

    Laser IMAX 2D. From Oregon's stunning coast to the ancient canyons of the Southwest, from the wilds of Alaska to the Appalachian Trail, explore the scenic byways, ancient homelands, secret gems and hidden trails of America's great outdoors, and discover the human connection we all share with the secret wonders of nature.
    Wed., Feb. 24, 2pm, 4pm 
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    "Turtle Odyssey"

    Laser Imax 3D. Russell Crowe narrates this doc following the life cycle of an Australian green sea turtle named Bunji and her journey across the ocean.
    Wed., Feb. 24, 12pm 
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    Indie Meme Film Festival

    Indie Meme, a festival celebrating the film of Southeast Asia, doesn't start until April, but now's a great time to buy an early-bird fest pass. Purchase of a family membership gets you access to the festival as well as special events, screenings, and filmmaker talks all year long for only $50, for a limited time only.
    Festival runs April 16-18 & 23-25 
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    AFS Merch Store

    Attention cinephiles: Austin Film Society's online store is stocked with neat items, from Dazed and Confused pint glasses to throwback tees to framed vintage movie posters. Support AFS and score a unique gift for yourself or your fave filmgoer.

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