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Film at the Erie Art Museum

The Film Society invites businesses and organizations to sponsor Film Grain and join us for a communal dinner & a movie experience like no other.

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

First Reformed (2018) Rated R

A priest of a small congregation in upstate New York grapples with mounting despair brought on by tragedy, worldly concerns and a tormented past. Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members.
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Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

The Tree of Life: Extended Cut (2011/2018) Rated PG-13

The story of a family in Waco, Texas in 1956. The eldest son witnesses the loss of innocence and struggles with his parents' conflicting teachings. Starring Brad Pitt, Sean Penn, Jessica Chastain. Directed by Terrence Malick. Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members.
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Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

RBG (2018) Rated PG and Rust Belt New Americans (2018) Not Rated

Our feature film is a look at the life and work of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Our opening short film at 6:30pm will be Rust Belt New Americans by MenajErie Studio followed by Q&A! Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members. Sponsored by Erie County Bar Association Women's Division and Keystone Progress Erie.
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Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

Moulin Rouge! (2001) Rated R

A poet falls for a beautiful courtesan whom a jealous duke covets. Get gussied up and celebrate the end of our first year of Film Grain! Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members. Sponsored by Widget Financial.
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Past Events

Greater Erie Film Office - Discovr Movie on the Beach

July 28, 2017 - 8:30pm

Movie On The Beach

Jaws (1975)

Experience a movie on the sandy shores of Presque Isle this summer!
Under the stars and at the water’s edge, Erie Federal Credit Union presents JAWS for one night only at Beach 11 on Friday, July 28th during Discover Presque Isle Days. Yes, you read that right - the shores of Lake Erie will not be so “shark free” this summer. FREE and open to the public, JAWS will be projected onto the big screen at 8:30pm just like the old days at the drive-in, except this time you’ll be parked on your beach blanket with your toes in the sand.
View Details Presented in collaboration with Presque Isle Partnership and Presque Isle Gallery & Gifts, Film Society of Northwestern Pennsylvania, VisitErie, JET/FOX/YourErie and Grise AV

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

Phantom Thread (2017) Rated R

Set in 1950’s London, Reynolds Woodcock is a renowned dressmaker whose fastidious life is disrupted by a young, strong-willed woman, Alma, who becomes his muse and lover. Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

I, Tonya (2017) Rated R

Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the activity is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes. Academy Award Winner for Best Supporting Actress. Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

Patti Cake$ (2017) Rated R plus live performance by Erie’s own Ne’ Richa

Aspiring rapper, Patricia Dombrowski, fights an unlikely quest for glory in her downtrodden hometown in New Jersey. Sundance Grand Jury prize and Cannes Golden Camera nominee. Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

Mad Max: Fury Road - Black & Chrome Edition (2015) Rated R

See the groundbreaking action film and winner of 6 Academy Awards in the black & white version preferred by director, George Miller. Starring Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron. Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

The Death of Stalin (2018) Rated R

This comedy is one of the Top 10 rated films of 2018 and follows the Soviet dictators last days, depicting the chaos of the regime after his death. From the writer/director of Veep and In The Loop. Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) Rated PG13

Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

Annihilation (2018) Rated R

In this mind-blowing and layered film by the director of Ex Machina, a biologist (Natalie Portman) signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition where the laws of nature dont apply. Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

Black Panther (2018) Rated PG13

In this years pop culture phenomenon, TChalla rises to the throne in the isolated, technologically advanced African nation, but his claim is challenged by a vengeful outsider who was a childhood victim of TChallas fathers mistake. Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

Easy Rider (1969) Rated R

We kick off Roar on the Shore, and close out our summer, with this classic film about two counterculture bikers who travel from Los Angeles to New Orleans in search of America. Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members.

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

Game Night (2018) Rated R

A group of friends who meet regularly for game nights find themselves entangled in a real-life mystery when the shady brother of one of them is seemingly kidnapped by dangerous gangsters. Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

You Were Never Really Here (2018) Rated R

A traumatized veteran, unafraid of violence, tracks down missing girls for a living. When a job spins out of control, Joe's nightmares overtake him as a conspiracy is uncovered leading to what may be his death trip or his awakening. Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members. Sponsored by Velocity Network, Inc.

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

Disobedience (2018) Rated R

A woman returns to her Orthodox Jewish community that shunned her for her attraction to a female childhood friend. Once back, their passions reignite as they explore the boundaries of faith and sexuality. Doors at 5:00pm. Dinner at 5:30pm. Movie at 7:00pm. $12 Table/$15 Couch/Free for Members.

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

Isle of Dogs (2018) Rated PG-13

Set in Japan, Isle of Dogs follows a boy's odyssey in search of his lost dog. Sponsored by Whole Foods Cooperative.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

Leave No Trace (2018) Rated PG

A father and his thirteen year-old daughter are living in an ideal existence in a vast urban park in Portland, Oregon, when a small mistake derails their lives forever. Sponsored by UPMC Hamot.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

A Quiet Place (2018) Rated PG-13

In a post-apocalyptic world, a family is forced to live in silence while hiding from monsters with ultra-sensitive hearing. Sponsored by Velocity Network, Inc and Widget Financial.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 5:30pm

Film Grain series: Dinner & a Movie at the Bourbon Barrel

Hereditary (2018) Rated R

After the family matriarch passes away, a grieving family is haunted by tragic and disturbing occurrences, and begin to unravel dark secrets.