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CineManga: Films Drawn From the Pages of Japanese Manga

This series is intended to help celebrate and educate audiences to not only the stellar films launched by Japanese manga, but the ready-made “storyboards” this unique source material helped deliver to how we take in film today. More >>


The Bard: Films Adapted From the Works of William Shakespeare

As the world commemorates the 400 years since Shakespeare’s death in 1616, this series aims to show, through cinematic adaptation, how universal his words, feelings, and thoughts are. How they are as true now as when they were written, and how true they will be a thousand years from now.  More >>


Late Nights at the State

Cult Classics and campy favorites take center stage during these late-night screenings at the State. Midnights are only $8!  More >>


Science on Screen Film Series

The Science on Screen series is made possible by a generous grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and Coolidge Corner Theatre. This series pairs a feature film with a science expert who then speaks about current scientific research or technological advances surrounding the film’s topic. A perfect combination of entertainment and enlightenment – even for the most science-phobic among us. More >> 


The Toyota Family-Friendly Film Series

Presented by the Benard L. Maas Foundation and Toyota, the Family-Friendly Film series is FREE for kids 12 and under! More >>


National Theatre Live & RSC in HD

Presented in partnership with UMSExperience the best of British theatre with high-definition broadcasts from theaters in London.  More >>


Penny W. Stamps Speaker Series

Presented by the UM School of Art & DesignEstablished with the generous support of alumna Penny W. Stamps, the Speaker Series brings respected artists/designers from a broad spectrum of media to the School to conduct a public lecture and engage with students, faculty, and the larger University and Ann Arbor communities. Additional support is provided by our media sponsor, Michigan RadioMore >>