Lightbox Film Center

Lightbox Film Center is Philadelphia’s premier exhibitor of film and moving image art. The signature public program of International House Philadelphia, an independent nonprofit organization, Lightbox presents its an unparalleled slate of repertory, nonfiction, experimental and international cinema. Beyond the traditional movie theater experience, Lightbox delivers enriching film programs with artist talks, live music and other multidisciplinary programs.  Click here to learn more about us.

In addition to one-off screenings, Lightbox Film Center runs several film series over the calendar year, including:

Ongoing Series:

Reexamining classics of world cinema and independent film as they were meant to be seen, on the big screen

Exploring artist works in a monthly series dedicated to experimental film and moving image art

Presenting enriching all-ages film experiences from around the world

Current Series:

REDISCOVERING A PHILADELPHIA PIONEER: DONYA FEUER'S DANCE/FILM COLLABORATIONS WITH INGMAR BERGMAN, ROMOLA NIJINKSY, AND OTHERS

A survey of collaborative film works by the overlooked, Philadelphia-born dance innovator


A year-long monthly celebration of the nonprofit feminist media arts organization

Rediscovering the works of Uzbek's leading director



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box office


215-387-5125, press 2

FOR FILMS AND EVENTS PRESENTED BY IHP, THE BOX OFFICE IS OPEN TUESDAY - SATURDAY FROM 12 PM TO 8PM AND AT OTHER SELECT TIMES.