Houston Cinema Arts Festival 2016

Natalie Portman as Jackie Kennedy in Jackie
Photo courtesy of Fox Searchlight Pictures

Houston Cinema Arts Festival 2016 will feature eight days of screenings and other events, including opening night film Honky Tonk Heaven: Legend of the Broken Spoke, followed by a live performance by Dale Watson.

Other screenings will include Jackie with Natalie Portman; a Billy Woodberry retrospective, including a screening of his new film And When I Die, I Won’t Stay Dead; Provenance with Amie Siegel; MA with Celia Rowlson-Hall; Cinema Novo with Eryk Rocha; Happy Lucky Golden Tofu Panda Dragon Good Time Fun Fun Show with Slanty Eyed Mama; and an outdoor screening of Contemporary Color following a performance from local color guard groups.

Screenings and events will take place at multiple locations, including The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Sundance Cinemas; Houston Museum of African-American Culture; The Menil Collection; Houston Museum of Natural Science; Aurora Picture Show; Brasil and The Brandon; Rice Cinema; Asia Society Texas Center; Architecture Center Houston; and the Downtown District.

Event Details


11.17.16 | 4:00 pm
11.16.16 | 6:00 pm
11.15.16 | 7:00 pm
+ see all dates and times
11.14.16 | 7:00 pm
11.13.16 | 12:00 pm
11.12.16 | 10:00 am
11.11.16 | 5:00 pm
11.10.16 | 7:30 pm


Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
1001 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005

Sundance Cinemas
500 Texas St.
Houston, TX 77002

The Menil Collection
1533 Sul Ross St.
Houston, TX 77006

Houston Museum of Natural Science
5555 Hermann Park Dr.
Houston, TX 77030

Aurora Picture Show
2442 Bartlett St.
Houston, TX 77098

2604 Dunlavy St.
Houston, TX 77006

Rice Cinema
6100 Main St.
Houston, TX 77005

The Brandon
1709 Westheimer Rd.
Houston, TX 77098

Asia Society Texas Center
1370 Southmore Blvd.
Houston, TX 77004

Architecture Center Houston
315 Capitol St. #120
Houston, TX 77002

Houston Museum of African American Culture
4807 Caroline St.
Houston, TX


Ticket Info

$8-$25 per screening