Special Presentations

Past Events

First Fridays: STL Filmmakers Showcase Sampler

Friday, Oct. 6 at 7:00pm

As part of First Fridays in Grand Center, the Nine Network of Public Media, St. Louis Public Radio, and Cinema St. Louis present the St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase Sampler at the Nine Network of Public Media in the Monsanto Studio at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6, 2017.... Read More

Tribeca Film Institute’s IF/Then Short Documentary Program

Tuesday, Sep. 12 at 7:00pm

The 26th Whitaker St Louis International Film Festival (held from Nov. 2-12, 2017) is thrilled to announce a new partnership with Tribeca Film Institute to stimulate the art of short-form documentary storytelling.

Calling all filmmakers living and working... Read More

Video Loops at Central Library

Saturday, Sep. 30 at 12:30pm

Experimental Cinema at Central Library returns in 2017 with an all-day interactive event on Saturday, Sept. 30. Central Library and Cinema St. Louis invite St. Louis-area filmmakers to create short, silent works of video art that bear repeating.

"1984" Screening and Panel

Tuesday, Apr. 4 at 6:30pm

Cinema St. Louis joins more than 90 art-house movie theaters and film organizations across the country in a National Screening Day of “1984” (Michael Radford, U.K., 1984, 111 min.). The screenings will occur in 81 cities, which are located in 35... Read More

Wings with France’s Prima Vista Quartet

Friday, Apr. 14 at 7:30pm

Commemorating the centennial of the U.S. entry into World War I, the Webster U. Film Series, the Centre Francophone, and Cinema St. Louis present the classic silent film “Wings” with live musical accompaniment by France’s Prima Vista Quartet. The winner of the... Read More

Motion Pictures' Biggest Night Watch Party

Sunday, Feb. 26 at 6:00pm

If you can’t be on the red carpet in Hollywood on Feb. 26, join Cinema St. Louis at .ZACK to celebrate Motion Pictures’ Biggest Night! Local film buffs can catch all the action from the red carpet and inside the Dolby Theatre® in Hollywood on the big screen inside... Read More

I Love Movies Trivia Night

Friday, May. 26 at 6:00pm

Cinema St. Louis is hosting its fourteenth annual I LOVE MOVIES TRIVIA NIGHT! All questions and answers will have a movie-related theme.  The event takes place Friday, May 26 at the Centene Center for Arts and Education, 3547 Olive Street (1/2 block east of Grand... Read More

Bowlathon Fundraiser

Sunday, Aug. 20 at 4:00pm

Like most arts nonprofits, Cinema St. Louis holds annual fundraisers to help pay for our programs. But were not holding a swanky and expensive gala. Instead, we’re going bowling. At our annual Bowlathon, Cinema St. Louis board members and staffers will be... Read More