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Bryn Mawr Film Institute

Film Suburbs & Beyond

Bryn Mawr Film Institute is a non-profit art house movie theater located in the Main Line suburb of Bryn Mawr. Featuring the best in independent, international, and documentary cinema, Bryn Mawr Film Institute is committed to providing film education programs for all ages and restoring its historic 1926 building.

Calendar of Events
Minding the Gap
Thursday, September 27
Open Screen Monday
Monday, October 1 through Monday, December 3
Magical Mystery Tour
Wednesday, October 3 through Saturday, October 6
Cabaret
Thursday, October 4
April and the Extraordinary World
Saturday, October 6
The Conformist
Thursday, October 11
NY Dog Film Festival: Program 1
Saturday, October 13
Julie
Saturday, October 13
NY Dog Film Festival: Program 2
Saturday, October 13
Der Fliegende Holländer (The Flying Dutchman)
Sunday, October 14
Near Dark
Tuesday, October 16
Harakiri
Thursday, October 18
NY Cat Film Festival: Program 1
Saturday, October 20
NY Cat Film Festival: Program 2
Saturday, October 20
The Merry Wives of Windor
Saturday, October 20
Donnie Darko
Tuesday, October 23
Starship Troopers
Thursday, October 25
Lassie
Saturday, October 27
Frankenstein
Sunday, October 28
Carrie
Tuesday, October 30
District 9
Thursday, November 1
My Neighbor Totoro
Saturday, November 3
Die Lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow)
Sunday, November 4
L’Atalante
Wednesday, November 7
King Lear
Thursday, November 8 through Tuesday, November 27
Best of the 2018 Children’s Film Festival Seattle – Animated Shorts
Saturday, November 10
McKellan: Playing the Part
Saturday, November 10
Big Time
Thursday, November 15
Best of the 2018 Children’s Film Festival Seattle – Live Action Shorts
Saturday, November 17
Summer Interlude
Monday, November 19
“The Red Balloon” and “White Mane”
Saturday, November 24
Summer with Monika
Monday, November 26
Wanda
Thursday, November 29

Hours
The box office opens 30 minutes before the first show of the day.
For the complete schedule, visit our website.

Admission
General: $9.50
Members: $5.00
Seniors (65+): $6.75
Children under 18: $6.75
Students with valid ID: $6.75
Matinees before 3:00 pm: $6.75
Midnight Movies: $5.00
Affiliated Theatres' Members (Ambler Theater & County Theater): $5.75

Kids Saturday Matinees
Adults: $5.00
Kids: $4.00

Public Transportation
Bryn Mawr Film Institute is within walking distance of the following public transportation:

Bus - Rt. 105, originating from 69 th St. Terminal, Upper Darby Pennsylvania. Get off at Bryn Mawr stop.

Trolley - Rt. 100 (Rapid Transit Line), originating from 69th St. Terminal, Upper Darby Pennsylvania. Get off at Bryn Mawr stop.

Train - R5 Paoli/ Thorndale operating from Center City to Doylestown. Get off at the Bryn Mawr Train Station.

Directions & Parking
Parking is free in the lot directly behind the theater, which is accessed from Bryn Mawr Avenue. Parking is free after 5:00 on weekdays and ALL DAY Saturday and Sunday in the adjoining Bryn Mawr Trust Company parking lots.

Metered parking is available on the street, in the Municipal lots on Summit Grove Avenue (12-hour meters are clustered along Summit Grove Avenue), across from the Bryn Mawr Train Station (12-hour meters are along the fence nearest the train station), and at various points along Lancaster Avenue. Watch for the signs.

Other Information
Bryn Mawr Film Institute is handicapped accessible and equipped with hearing enhancement devices.

Visitor Information

Bryn Mawr Film Institute
824 W. Lancaster Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
610.527.9898 phone

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big map & directions

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Exploring the Francis Kéré exhibition with the architect. Part of the Creative Africa celebration at the Perelman Building of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.