Ann Arbor's non-profit center for fine film and the performing arts



What's happening
at the

The Family-Friendly Film Series

FFFS_web_headerThe Toyota Family-Friendly Film Series, presented by the Benard L. Maas Foundation.

Classic family-friendly films, FREE for kids 12 & under – Sundays at 1:30 PM (except where noted).

Past highlights include:

The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)

An American Tail (1986)

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Elf (2003)

Kung Fu Panda (2008)

The Lego Movie in 3D (2014)

The Princess Bride (1987)

The Muppet Movie (1979)

My Neighbor Totoro (1988)

The Secret of Nimh (1982)

Born Free (1966)

Labyrinth (1986)

Any Body Can Dance 2 in 3D (2015)

The Land Before Time (1988)

Charlotte’s Web (2006)

Check back for upcoming additions to the film series! 

The Princess Bride

The Princess Bride

Plays Sunday, October 9 at 1:30 PM at the Michigan. Part of the Toyota Family-Friendly Film Series Presented by the Benard L Maas Foundation. Kids 12 and under get in free!

A fairy tale adventure about a beautiful young woman and her one true love. He must find her after a long separation and save her. They must battle the evils of the mythical kingdom of Florin to be reunited with each other. Based on the William Goldman novel “The Princess Bride” which earned its own loyal audience.

read more

Frankenweenie

Frankenweenie

Plays Saturday, October 22 at 11:30 AM at the Michigan. Part of the Toyota Family-Friendly Film Series presented by the Benard L. Maas Foundation. Kids 12 and under get in free!
In Tim Burton’s longer, animated version of his 1984 short, Young Victor Frankenstein (Charlie Tahan) is a science nerd and outsider at school, but he does have one good friend: his dog, Sparky. But then, tragedy strikes, and Sparky shuffles off this mortal coil. Victor is heartbroken, but his science teacher (Martin Landau) gives him an idea of h

read more