MFA Film is back!

After a two-year intermission, the Museum’s team of cinephiles is rebooting our film program with a rich slate of independent and international cinema. Celebrate films by and about people of color with the Roxbury International Film Festival (June 23 to July 2), and see the best new films from France with a petite edition of the Boston French Film Festival (August 18 to 21). Keep an eye on this page for more events in the coming months. See you at the movies!

The Roxbury International Film Festival

June 23–July 2, 2022

The Roxbury International Film Festival (ROXFILM) is the largest festival in New England celebrating people of color around the world. Over ten days, the festival presents narrative and documentary features, shorts, animation, experimental, and youth films.

Sunset Cinema

June 28, 2022

Sunset Cinema returns with a free outdoor screening of the beloved romantic drama Love Jones, freshly restored for its 25th anniversary by Criterion Collection.


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Funders of the Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Film Program at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston