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Community Curated: Best Movies About Immigrants to the U.S.

47 films

April 17 is National Ellis Island Family History Day because that date in 1907 was the single busiest day in…

  • Big Night
  • Twins
  • Dead Ringers
  • The Royal Tenenbaums
  • Rain Man

Community Curated: Movie Siblings

81 films

Inspired by National Siblings Day, we asked you for films that feature memorable sisters, brothers, and twins.

From literary (Celie…

  • La Strada
  • Batman: Mask of the Phantasm
  • Children of Paradise
  • Joker
  • Horse Feathers

Community Curated: Favorite Movie Clowns

32 films

Inspired by April Fools' Day, we asked you for films that feature fools, jesters, or jokers. From classic (Calvero in…

  • This Is Spinal Tap
  • Citizen Kane
  • Targets
  • The Maltese Falcon
  • Get Out

Community Curated: Best Directorial Debuts

36 films

It has been a year since the start of Theater 5, which got us thinking about other auspicious beginnings—like those…

  • Amélie
  • The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
  • Three Colors: Red
  • The 400 Blows
  • Jean de Florette

Community Curated: French-Language Movies

101 films

Inspired by United Nations French Language Day on March 20, we asked you for films in which le français is…

  • Breaking Surface
  • Assassins
  • The Hand
  • In the Mood for Love
  • Happy Together

Theater 5

181 films

This list includes the films that Bryn Mawr Film Institute presented virtually in Theater 5. Some films and shorts festivals…

  • Back to the Future
  • Primer
  • Twelve Monkeys
  • Interstellar
  • Time After Time

Community Curated: Time Travel Movies

55 films

Inspired by the start of daylight saving time on March 14, we asked you for films that manipulate the space-time…

  • Ordinary People
  • Dances with Wolves
  • The Night of the Hunter
  • Argo
  • Unforgiven

Community Curated: Movies Directed by Actors

104 films

Kasi Lemmons, the writer/director of our recent FSO discussion film, Eve's Bayou, began her career in front of the camera…

  • Pan's Labyrinth
  • Labyrinth
  • The Princess Bride
  • The NeverEnding Story
  • Legend

Community Curated: Best Fairy Tale Movies

63 films

In honor of Tell a Fairy Tale Day on February 26, we asked you for some of cinema's most fanciful…

  • The Thin Man
  • Lassie
  • One Hundred and One Dalmatians
  • Because of Winn-Dixie
  • Cujo

Community Curated: Favorite Movie Pets

54 films

In honor of National Love Your Pet Day on February 20, we asked you for cinema's most memorable animal friends.…

  • Hidden Figures
  • Glory
  • 42
  • Selma
  • Men of Honor

Community Curated: Celebrating Black History Month

33 films

In honor of Black History Month, which historian Carter G. Woodson founded 95 years ago as a week-long focus on…

  • What Dreams May Come
  • Amélie
  • The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
  • The Red Shoes
  • Dick Tracy

Community Curated: Colorful Films

124 films

Inspired by our Film Studies Online discussion of THE UMBRELLAS OF CHERBOURG on February 8, we asked you for films…