Houston Cinema Arts Festival

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Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver in Marriage Story
Marriage Story will screen as part of the Houston Cinema Arts Festival. Photo by Wilson Webb

The Houston Cinema Arts Festival is a five-day, multi-venue festival that includes a multitude of narrative and documentary films, live multimedia performances, panel discussions, Meet the Makers workshops, and free outdoor and student field trip screenings.

Among the notable screenings at the 2019 edition will be opening night film WavesA Hidden LifeMarriage Story, a 30th anniversary screening of the documentary For All Mankind, and closing night film Portrait of a Lady on Fire. For a full schedule of events, go to the festival website.

Event Details


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

Blaffer Art Museum
4188 Elgin St.
Houston, TX 77004

2604 Dunlavy St.
Houston, TX 77006

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

Rice Media Center
6100 Main St.
Houston, TX 77005

The DeLuxe Theater
3303 Lyons Ave.
Houston, TX 77020

Holocaust Museum Houston
5401 Caroline St.
Houston, TX 77004

Aurora Picture Show
2442 Bartlett St.
Houston, TX 77098

Ticket Info

$129 for festival pass; $12-$18 for individual screenings.