Events

April 19 to April 23

QFest uses the art of contemporary gay cinema to spotlight the lives of LGBTQ people and celebrate queer culture. The 2015 event dates are Sunday, April 19 - Thursday, April 23, 2015.

April 24

Cinema St. Louis is hosting its twelfth annual I LOVE MOVIES TRIVIA NIGHT on Friday, April 24, at the Centene Center for Arts and Education, 3547 Olive Street (1/2 block east of Grand Blvd.). Doors open at 6 pm and trivia begins at 7 pm.

May 1 to May 2

A series of short films that will take you from the daring peaks of the Rocky Mountains to the silky seedpod of the milkweed. Hear powerful stories of adventure, adversity, and hope that depict the struggles for justice and environmental protection. The Wild & Scenic Film Festival began with the South Yuba River Citizens League in 2003 to promote community building in the South Yuba watershed. Today, the film festival raises awareness across the country for conservation and environmental protection through awe-inspiring films. Local Sponsors: Carol & Ward Klein, Cinema St.

May 29 to May 31

The 48 Hour Film Project returns to St. Louis May 29 - 31, 2015. Registration is now open.

July 19 to July 23

The St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase (SLFS), an annual presentation of the nonprofit Cinema St. Louis, serves as the area's primary venue for films made by local artists. With advances in affordable digital filmmaking, more and more movies are being made in St. Louis and environs, but opportunities for moviegoers to see that work are scarce, because few of the films ever screen commercially.

August 3 to August 7

Cinema St. Louis is hosting filmmaking camps this summer for kids ages 12-18 from Monday-Friday, August 3-7, 2015.

July 14 to July 31

Cinema St. Louis, the presenter of the annual Stella Artois St. Louis International Film Festival (SLIFF), celebrates the city’s Gallic heritage and France’s cinematic legacy with its Third Annual Classic French Film Festival. This year, we’re delighted to collaborate with a new co-presenter, the Webster University Film Series.

April 6

As part of the Third Annual Greater St. Louis Humanities Festival, Cinema St. Louis and the St. Louis Public Library present a free screening of John Ford’s classic film “The Grapes of Wrath” (1940). The film will be introduced and discussed by Gaylyn Studlar, the David May distinguished professor in the humanities and director...

September 12

The Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts and Cinema St. Louis invited local filmmakers to respond to the subject of color in conjunction with the exhibition Donald Judd: The Multicolored Works, on view May 10, 2013 – Jan. 4, 2014. The works on view at the Pulitzer exhibit – which include three-dimensional objects as well as drawings and collages – shed light on Judd’s heightened exploration of color after 1984. These are characterized by his unprecedented use of four to eight colors within a single object in combinations that are both striking and unexpected.

April 4

St. Louisans are interdependent – let’s do something to celebrate it. “Connected” and Openly Disruptive will create an excuse for St. Louisans to practice supporting each other’s visions. This documentary is about the human quality of interdependence that drives today’s technology and is enhanced by it. Since the award-winning film’s premiere, a series of workshops and discussions have emerged, resulting in cloud filmmaking projects around the world. In the same way, we’ll help St.

April 6

"Greed"
Erich von Stroheim, 1924, 140 min., archival 35mm print, with original score and live musical accompaniment by Rats & People Motion Picture Orchestra
7 p.m. Saturday, April 6, at Webster University’s Winifred Moore Auditorium, 470 E. Lockwood Ave. Free screening. Seats will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

September 17 to December 17

In collaboration with the Webster University Film Series, Cinema St. Louis offers a sneak preview of the Global Lens offerings at the 22nd Annual Whitaker St. Louis International Film Festival (SLIFF). This series is free to CSL members. The screening series provides an opportunity to CSL members, providing them with a privileged look at selections from the festival lineup and helping generate buzz about the films. The general public is also welcome to attend for the normal Webster U. Film Series price of $6.

September 21

The Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts and Cinema St. Louis will feature the locally created short silent film "Elans" by Zlatko Cosic. St. Louis-area filmmakers were invited to project their imaginations on the Pulitzer’s world-renowned building by creating films that reflect key elements (domestic spaces and/or moments of epiphany) of the current "In the Still Epiphany" exhibit. Cosic won a $500 prize for his entry. 6:30-10:30 pm, Sept. 21, 2012. Free Admission.

May 24 to August 9

We are excited to introduce Concrete Cinema, a new series exploring the connections between cinema and performance, projected in CAM's Courtyard. Free and open to the public. Cash bar. All programs include Q&A sessions with the artists. Thursdays, May 24 / June 14 / July 7 / August 9

March 13 to March 29

The Seventh Annual Robert Classic French Film Festival -- co-presented by Cinema St. Louis and the Webster University Film Series -- celebrates St. Louis’ Gallic heritage and France’s cinematic legacy. The featured films span the decades from the 1930s through the early 1990s, offering a comprehensive overview of French cinema.

April 13 to April 14

St. Louis Humanities Festival: A Sense of Place - April 13 - 14, 2012

The Missouri Humanities Council is very pleased to be a partner with the University of Missouri-St. Louis, Washington University in St. Louis, Webster University, and Cinema St. Louis in presenting the first annual St. Louis Humanities Festival, a series of complimentary public programs that will being diverse audiences in contact with scholars, authors, filmmakers and other experts and practitioners in the humanities.

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