Bryn Mawr Film Institute

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.


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


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. 


General: $12.50
Members: $8.00
Seniors (65+): $10.00
Children under 18: $8.00
Students with valid ID: $10.00
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
Screen on Stage
General Admission: $20.00
BFMI Members: $18.00
Student with ID: $10.00

Group Ticket Sales

For group ticket sales of 20 or more tickets, please contact the Box Office at 610.527.9898.

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


Talk Cinema
Through May 3
The Lehman Trilogy
Through April 5
Ask Andrew
Through April 30
Film History Discussion Series: 1945-Present - Cancelled
Through March 30
Theater 5
Through April 30
Fantastic Fungi:
Through April 18
The Antihero Blues of Better Call Saul
Today Through April 20
Cinema Classics Seminar: The Cranes are Flying
April 1
The Building Blocks of the Screenplay
April 2 – May 21
Everybody Sing! Annie
April 4
Easter in Art
April 11
April 15
April 16
Cinema Classics Seminar: The Red Shoes
April 22
In the Mouth of the Wolf
April 23