Art Screen Film Festival

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November 3,4,5 2017

Cinema Arts Film Theatre at Fair City Mall and Sherwood Center

ArtScreen is an exciting three-day weekend festival of films about the arts and artists!  It will include a series of free programs to include an interactive learning component with each screening and hands-on experimental learning activities for children.

 Stop the Presses!  Renowned choreographer Bob Boross will join us for a discussion of All that Jazz on Saturday at 4pm.  You won't want to miss this special opportunity!  

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Friday, November 3
Sherwood Center, 3740 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA
8:00pm: "Imagine: John Lennon" (1988) (“Happy Hour” begins at 7:00pm)

Saturday, November 4
Cinema Arts Movie Theater, 9650-14 Main Street, Fairfax, VA
10:00am: “Stars and Stripes Forever” (1952)
1:00pm: “Miss Potter” (2006)
4:00pm: "All That Jazz" (1979)

Sunday, November 5
Children's Event
Sherwood Center, 3740 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA
2:00pm: “Getting to Know the World’s Greatest Artists: Vincent Van Gogh"
The screening will be followed by a variety of hands-on arts activities for children related to the film.


Check out the information below to see the highlights of the 2016 Festival


These we the films and programs for 2016

Round Midnight



All ARTScreen events are Free! 

Saturday, November 5 - Cinema Arts Film Theatre at Fair City Mall
There will be a talk about the film and a Q&A session following the screening.

10:00 AM - 'Round Midnight - In 'Round Midnight, real-life jazz legend Dexter Gordon brilliantly portrays the fictional tenor sax player Dale Turner, a musician slowly losing the battle with alcoholism, estranged from his family, and hanging on by a thread in the 1950's New York jazz world.

1:15 PM - The Red Shoes - 1948 starring Moira Shearer A young ballet dancer is torn between the man she loves and her pursuit to become a prima ballerina.

4:15 PM - Superstar: The Life and Times of Andy Warhol   - A look at the life, work, and impact of Andy Warhol (1928-1987), pop icon and artist, from his childhood in Pittsburgh to his death after a botched surgery. Warhol coined the word "superstar," became one, and changed the way the culture looks at and understands celebrity.

Sunday, November 6 The Sherwood Center on Old Lee Highway
Children's workshop to follow the film 

2:00 PM - Linnea in Monet’s Garden - Here she comes, right from the pages of the bestselling book Linnea in Monet's Garden. The charming tale of a little girl's love affair with Impressionist Claude Monet's paintings is now brought to life in full animation. Join Linnea and her friend Mr. Bloom as they set off to Paris, and then to Monet's garden in Giverny.