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Please be advised: the Museum will be open on Wednesday, June 19, 12:00–6:00 p.m. for the Juneteenth holiday.


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Tut’s Fever Movie Palace

Tut’s Fever is a working movie theater and art installation created by Red Grooms and Lysiane Luong, an homage to the ornate, exotic picture palaces of the 1920s

Behind the Screen

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The Museum's core exhibition immerses visitors in the creative and technical process of producing, promoting, and presenting films, television shows, and digital entertainment.

The Jim Henson Exhibition

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This dynamic experience explores Jim Henson’s groundbreaking work for film and television and his transformative impact on culture. 

Refreshing the Loop

Refreshing the Loop continues Museum of the Moving Image’s tradition of displaying GIFs in our passenger elevator. This new iteration places artists who have been widely known for their GIFs for more than two decades in conversation with selected artists who have gained notable popularity in the last few years.

Mr. Yellow Sweatshirt

Shot in the Roosevelt Ave/Jackson Heights station, this installation video captures the tide of New Yorkers streaming through an entrance to the subway system in what the filmmakers refer to as a “collective ballet.”


Foolish Wives

Shot over the course of a budget-busting, 11-month period on enormous and extravagant stage sets, Erich von Stroheim’s lavish spectacle remains one of the sensational works of early Hollywood cinema. With live piano accompaniment by Makia Matsumura on October 7.


A Bronx Tale

Join us for 30th anniversary screenings of Robert De Niro’s first and to-date only directorial effort, an adaptation of screenwriter and co-star Chazz Palminteri’s autobiographical one-man stage show about growing up in 1960s New York. Screening on 10/8 preceded by Neha Gautam's short Passenger Seat.



Set in the Dodge City section of Washington, D.C., Slam follows Ray (Williams), who hopes his poetry will allow him to find a way out of drug dealing.


American Movie

A sleeper hit when it came out in 1999, the scrappy, comic documentary American Movie has aged into an American classic. See it 10/8 and 10/4.


The Deep Blue Sea 

Terence Davies’s lush, meticulous, and deeply moving 1940s postwar romance starring Rachel Weisz and Tom Hiddleston screens on 35mm on 10/6 and 10/8.