Last updated on March 1, 2017.
Join the DC Film Society!
Half-year memberships are available NOW for December 1, 2016-May 31, 2017. Go to our membership page to sign up.
Be a part of the movie buzz and join the DC Film Society. Enjoy advance preview film screenings, discounts to Filmfest DC and many more benefits including our annual "And the Winner Is" Oscars event and "Coming Attractions Trailer Nights."
The Best of 2016 - Voting Results
The membership has spoken! Washington DC Film Society announces the results for the 16th annual vote for the Best of 2016.
Best Film: Moonlight
Best Director: Damien Chazelle, La La Land
Best Actor: Casey Affleck, Manchester By the Sea
Best Actress: Natalie Portman, Jackie
Best Supporting Actor: Jeff Bridges, Hell or High Water
Best Supporting Actress: Viola Davis, Fences
Best Foreign Language Film: Elle (France)
Thanks to all who voted!
See the Best of the Year page for past winners.
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The March Storyboard is now on the website.
The Cinema Lounge
The Cinema Lounge, a film discussion group, takes place at 7:00 PM at Teaism in Penn Quarter, 400 8th St., NW in Washington, DC (closest Metro stop is Archives, also near Metro Center and Gallery Place). NOTE: We will meet in the downstairs area. You do not need to be a member of the Washington DC Film Society to attend.
The Cinema Lounge meets Monday, March 20, 2017 at 7:00pm. Our topic is "How Has the Internet and Social Media Changed Movie Watching?" Many of us see trailers and entire films online. We get our film news online. Social media accelerates and shapes opinion on film. What's the impact of these changes? Have they added or detracted from how we see film?
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