Last updated on February 1, 2016.

24th Annual Oscar Party:

Will your favorite flick win? Join the Washington, DC Film Society at its 24th Annual Party FUN-raiser, “AND THE WINNER IS…”! Cheer the stars with fellow film fans on Oscars Night! The fun starts Sunday, February 28, 2016 at our favorite locale, the Arlington Cinema ‘N’ Drafthouse, (2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA). Tickets are on sale at 6:30pm; doors open at 7:00pm. Preceding the Oscars at 8:30pm is the red carpet/pre-Oscar show.

Tickets are on sale now. More details here including ticket ordering information.

A complete list of items in the silent auction will be available soon.

Join the DC Film Society!

Half-year memberships are available NOW for December 1, 2015-May 31, 2016. 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 2015 - Voting Results

The membership has spoken! Washington DC Film Society announces the results for the 15th annual vote for the Best of 2015.

Best Film: Spotlight
Best Director: Tom McCarthy, Spotlight
Best Actor: Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant
Best Actress: Brie Larson, Room
Best Supporting Actor: Mark Rylance, Bridge of Spies
Best Supporting Actress: Alicia Vikander, Ex Machina
Best Foreign Film: Son of Saul (Hungary)

Thanks to all who voted!

See the Best of the Year page for past winners.

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Storyboard Newsletter

Check out the monthly Calendar of Events in the Storyboard newsletter and see what film events are going on around town.

The February 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.

Upcoming discussions:
Monday, February 15, 2016
Topic: Franchise Films. So many movies are either continuing a franchise, starting a new one, or rebooting an old one. Why do some franchises succeed while others fail?

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