Now Playing in OKCMOA’S Virtual Cinema: January 15-21

NEW THIS WEEK: Film About a Father Who (Lynne Sachs, USA, 2020)  INTERNATIONAL OSCAR ENTRY SERIES: Get a head start on awards season with the International Oscar Entry Series from Film Movement! Each Friday in January, OKCMOA’s virtual cinema will premiere a new official submission for the 2021 Best International Feature Oscar. Discounted all-access passes… Learn More

Museum Films’ 20 Best New Films of 2020

In film, as in every other area of life, 2020 was a year like no other. However, despite festival cancellations (beginning with SXSW), shuttered multiplexes, and postponed blockbusters, 2020 still yielded a number of noteworthy new films—so many in fact that Museum Films has broken from tradition and selected twenty rather than the customary ten… Learn More

Now Playing in OKCMOA’S Virtual Cinema: December 30-January 7

NEW THIS WEEK:  76 Days (Hao Wu, Weixi Chen & Anonymous, US/China, 2020) Ikarie XB 1 (Jindřich Polák, Czechoslovakia, 1963)   New 4K Restoration! CHRISTMAS IN PARIS: A VIRTUAL FILM SERIES Band of Outsiders (Jean-Luc Godard, France, 1964) Rififi (Jules Dassin, France, 1955) Six in Paris (Claude Chabrol, Jean Douchet, Jean-Luc Godard, Jean-Daniel Pollet, Eric Rohmer… Learn More

TV On the Big Screen… In Virtual Cinemas: Yalda, a Night for Forgiveness & To the Ends of the Earth

Opening today in OKCMOA’s Virtual Cinema are two new international prize-winning films from Central (Uzbekistan) and Western Asia (Iran) that each construct their narrative around a television program. The Iranian feature, Massoud Bakhshi’s Yalda, a Night for Forgiveness, is more persistent in this emphasis, with a story that unfolds in real-time around a live television… Learn More

Now Playing in OKCMOA’S Virtual Cinema: December 18-24

FEATURED NEW RELEASES: To the Ends of the Earth (Kiyoshi Kurosawa, Japan, 2019)  Yalda, a Night for Forgiveness (Massoud Bahkshi, Iran, 2019) Concerto – A Beethoven Journey (Phil Grabsky, UK, 2015)  The Twentieth Century (Matthew Rankin, Canada, 2019) Finding Carlos (Lance McDaniel, Oklahoma, 2020)  Free to watch at home through Dec. 31!  Crock of Gold –… Learn More

Now Playing in OKCMOA’s Virtual Cinema: December 4-December 10

FEATURED NEW RELEASES:  Crock of Gold – A Few Rounds With Shane MacGowan (Julien Temple, UK, 2020)  Damnation (Béla Tarr, Hungary, 1988) New 4K Restoration. Zappa (Alex Winter, USA, 2020)  Insert Coin (Joshua Y. Tsui, USA, 2020) Frida Kahlo (Ali Ray, UK, 2020)  Collective (Alexander Nanau, Romania, 2019) Fire Will Come (Oliver Laxe, Spain, 2019)… Learn More

Now Playing in OKCMOA’s Virtual Cinema: November 20-26

FEATURED NEW RELEASES:  Collective (Alexander Nanau, Romania, 2019) Fire Will Come (Oliver Laxe, Spain, 2019) City Hall (Frederick Wiseman, USA, 2020) Francisca (Manoel de Oliveira, Portugal, 1981) The Donut King (Alice Gu, USA, 2020) 2 BY PIETRO MARCELLO: Martin Eden (Pietro Marcello, Italy, 2019) The Mouth of the Wolf (Pietro Marcello, Italy, 2009) COMING SOON:… Learn More

Francisca: Manoel de Oliveira's Masterpiece of Theatrical Modernism

Manoel de Oliveira’s Francisca (1981), from the director’s adaptation of Agustina Bessa-Luís’s 1979 novel Fanny Owen, represents one of the most complete expressions of the filmmaker’s eight decade career. Whether, as is claimed for the film, that it showcases the director’s mature style for the first time, Francisca regardless presents Oliveira’s “open air” theatrical aesthetic… Learn More

November in the Noble Theater

This month, OKCMOA’s state-of-the-art Noble Theater is proud to host a diverse array of riveting docs and visually stunning narrative features! From a real-life journalistic investigation and a definitive portrait of artist Frida Kahlo to an enchanting animated adventure and a stunning duo of black-and-white masterworks, Museum Films’ November lineup offers cinematic storytelling at its… Learn More

Now Playing in OKCMOA’s Virtual Cinema: November 6-12

FEATURED NEW RELEASES:  The Donut King (Alice Gu, USA, 2020) Oliver Sacks: His Own Life (Ric Burns, USA 2019) RBG (Julie Cohen & Betsy West, USA, 2018)   Remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 1933-2020 2 BY PIETRO MARCELLO: Martin Eden (Pietro Marcello, Italy, 2019) The Mouth of the Wolf (Pietro Marcello, Italy, 2009) COMING SOON: City… Learn More