First Look Film Forum (Off-Season)
Opens: Sun, April 28

If you love movies, join a discriminating group of cinephiles to share coffee, conversation, critique, and an advance screening of the latest offering from a roster of prominent independent, foreign, and American filmmakers. Screenings will be limited and only offered on designated dates during the offseason, to be announced prior to each Sunday play date. Season passes will not be available for the OffSeason.
9:30am – Coffee, conversation, and film introduction
The aroma of piping-hot, fresh-brewed coffee welcomes you to the Naro. All other concession items will also be available for purchase. Brunch will not be included during the OffSeason film events.
10:00am – Screening
Find your favorite seat to settle into and join our Film Forum hosts: William Laderberg, Michael Khandelwal, Greg Raver-Lampman, Barbara Gardner, Rick Hite, and Fred Levy.
Immediately following the screening
Share your own opinion with our guest hosts.
Single Film Sunday admission – $10 purchased at the door. No advance season membership pass is available for the OffSeason. Discount ticket books are valid for OffSeason.

*Note – film titles are not published in advance, but we usually will reveal the upcoming movie here in the week leading up to its Forum showing.

Click here to find out the title of the next First Look film.

Past Screenings

Films screened in previous First Look Film Forum seasons have included:

Winter/Spring 2019
AT ETERNITY’S GATE
SHOPLIFTERS
BECOING ASTRID
BORDER
COLD WAR
THE INVISIBLES
EVERYBODY KNOWS
CAPERNAUM
WOMAN AT WAR
NEVER LOOK AWAY

Fall Season 2018
TEA WITH THE DAMES
BLAZE
THE HAPPY PRINCE
THE GUILTY
WILDLIFE
WHAT WE HAD
THE APPARITION

Off-Season 2018
LOVELESS
FOXTROT
FIRST REFORMED
EIGHTH GRADE
PUZZLE

Winter/Spring 2018
THE SQUARE
BPM
PLACES FACES
BALLAD OF LEFTY BROWN
THE INSULT
HAPPY END
IN THE FADE
FANTASTIC WOMAN
THE PARTY
ISMAEL’S GHOSTS

Winter-Spring 2017
20TH CENTURY WOMEN
ELLE
THE BRAND NEW TESTAMENT
JULIETA
PATERSON
NERUDA
TONI ERDMANN
THINGS TO COME
THE SALESMAN
AFTER THE STORM

Fall 2016
COMPLETE UNKNOWN
DENIAL
MIA MADRE
A MAN CALLED OVE
OUR LITTLE SISTER
CHRISTINE
THE HANDMAIDEN

Winter-Spring 2016
MUSTANG
LABYRINTH OF LIES
THEEB
LADY IN THE VAN
ANOMALISA
SON OF SAUL
45 YEARS
MARGUERITTE
EISENSTEIN IN GUANAJUATO
MY GOLDEN DAYS

Fall 2015
LEARNING TO DRIVE
A BRILLIANT YOUNG MIND
TRUTH
ROOM
PHOENIX
BROOKLYN
YOUTH

Winter/Spring 2015
ROSEWATER
FORCE MAJEURE
THE HOMESMAN
THE BETTER ANGELS
ONCE CHANCE
DIPLOMACY
TIMBUKTU
TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT
LA SAPIENZA
5 To 7

Fall Season 2014
MY OLD LADY
THE TRIP TO ITALY
PRIDE
LISTEN UP PHILIP
TWO FACES OF JANUARY
LOW DOWN
THE GOOD LIE

Winter Season 2014
GREAT EXPECTATIONS
BROKEN CIRCLE BREAKDOWN
THE GREAT BEAUTY
WADJDA
THE PAST
THE INVISIBLE WOMAN
GLORIA

Fall Season 2013
IN A WORLD
SHORT TERM 12
ALL IS LOST
THE HUNT
MUSEUM HOURS
KILL YOUR DARLINGS
NEBRASKA

Spring Season 2013
A PLACE BEYOND THE PINES
GINGER AND ROSA
LORE
UPSTREAM COLOR
ON THE ROAD

Winter Season 2013
PROMISED LAND
HYDE PARK ON THE HUDSON
THIS MUST BE THE PLACE
A ROYAL AFFAIR
AMOUR
HOLY MOTORS
SMASHED
RUST AND BONE

Fall Season 2012
SLEEPWALK WITH ME
FAREWELL MY QUEEN
ROBOT AND FRANK
SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK
CHICKEN WITH PLUMS
A LATE QUARTET
ANNA KARENINA

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