3201 S. 17th St.
Wilmington, NC 28412
(910) 395-5999

The Cameron Art Museum occasionally hosts film screenings in addition to other interdisciplinary programs. With a broad array of subject matter and post-film commentary and discussion, the evening is typically a stimulating one. Check their calendar; they sometimes sponsor film events at other locations such as the Hannah Block Community Arts...more about Cameron Art Museum

Thalian Hall
310 Chestnut St.
Wilmington, NC
(910) 343-3664

Cinematique series offers film buffs an opportunity to catch movies that sidestep the multiplex. Presented through the combined efforts of WHQR and Thalian Hall, this series includes classic films, foreign flicks and limited-release gems. Cinematique often features speakers and other activities to coincide with the screenings. Movies are typically shown at...more about Cinematique of Wilmington

815 Princess St.
Wilmington, NC
(910) 520-4546

Not only does the Cucalorus film festival utilize historic Thalian Hall for its main screenings, it also show films at its headquarters, the magical Jengo's Playhouse. In addition to housing the Cucalorus offices, Jengo's features a 60-seat micro-cinema, technical facilities and an excellent back yard for post-movie chit-chat. Jengo's hosts an...more about Jengo's Playhouse at Independent Art Company

601 S. College Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28403
(910) 962-4045

This facility is an excellent addition to UNCW's cultural climate, offering students and residents an eclectic smorgasbord of cinema. From current theatrical blockbusters to quaint and unusual art-house flicks, Lumina Theater has something for every taste. With a capacity of 358 stadium seats and 9 wheelchair spaces and a full Dolby...more about Lumina Theater at UNCW

310 Chestnut St.
Wilmington, NC
(910) 343-3660

From its weekly Cinematique series to hosting the annual Cucalorus Film Festival and the Final Cut Film Festival, Thalian Hall has grown far beyond just an ordinary theater for live performances. With Wilmington's growth as a filmmaking capital, the hall has expanded its reach to include top-notch films typically unavailable in...more about Thalian Hall Center for the Performing Arts

Film Festivals

815 Princess St.
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 343-5995

This fearless festival of independent film has brought a wide variety of movies and their makers to the Port City. A non-competitive showcase for the best that creative filmmakers can offer, Cucalorus prides itself on a maverick approach to the festival concept. Organizers group like-minded shorts together in tidy blocks and...more about Cucalorus Film Festival

Cameron Art Museum, 3201 S. 17th St.
Wilmington, NC 28412
(910) 520-0775

This juried, invitational film festival celebrates independent motion pictures by African-American filmmakers, features shorts, animation, documentaries and feature films. The four-day festival in March is a welcome departure from your typical festival and offers films that are at once contemporary and historical. In a film-making town of Wilmington's magnitude, this extended...more about North Carolina Black Film Festival

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