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Cinetopia International Film Festival | December 22, 2014

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A Story of Children and Film

April 29, 2014 |

Mark Cousins’ latest cinematic odyssey gathers a mosaic of remarkable clips from 53 films to create a unique portrait of childhood in cinema.Read More

A Touch Of Sin

April 29, 2014 |

“…the urgency of a screaming headline but inscribed with visual lyricism, emotional weight and a belief in individual rights. ” -The New York TimesRead More

Ann Arbor Opening Night!

May 20, 2014 |

ANN ARBOR OPENING NIGHT PARTY Mix and mingle with your fellow film buffs in the Michigan Theater’s Grand Foyer. Thursday, June 5, 5:30 PM

Indulge in delicious fare from Mani Osteria in the Michigan Theater’s grand foyer (and show your pass … Read More

Attila Marcel

April 30, 2014 |

“Easily the most innocent, family-friendly ode to hallucinogenic drug use since ’Puff the Magic Dragon,’” -VarietyRead More

Bad Hair

April 29, 2014 |

Poignant and wide-eyed like its 9-year old protagonist Junior, Bad Hair is a delightful foray into a Venezuelan boy’s obsession with straightening his stubbornly curly hair. Read More


April 29, 2014 |

A ticking time bomb of inescapable pasts, unstable relationships and bourgeois privilege, Borgman is a thrilling calisthenic head game that made waves in Cannes and Toronto. –Cleveland International Film FestivalRead More


April 29, 2014 |

A guerilla-style, bitingly funny look at one man’s personal rebellion against the established American order. Described by SXSW as, “Albert Camus meets Freddy Krueger.”Read More

Celebrate Opening Night in Detroit!

May 20, 2014 |

DETROIT OPENING NIGHT PARTY Mix and mingle with your fellow film buffs at the DIA’s elegant Prentis Court during a STROLLING SUPPER. Wednesday, June 4, 5:30 PM Detroit Institute of Arts’ Prentis Court Click here to purchase your tickets at

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April 29, 2014 |

A cryptic sci-fi mystery, packed full of cul-de-sacs, hair-raising twists, and fiery confrontations. –Cleveland International Film FestivalRead More


May 1, 2014 |

Jessica finds a solution to her $100,000 student loan debt in a “sugar daddy” dating site. What’s supposed to be a stop-gap until she gets a law job becomes complicated when the line between arrangement and relationship starts to blur.Read More

Dazed and Confused

May 17, 2014 |

There’s no better way to enjoy a lovely summer evening than movies and drinks under the stars. Join us at Bill’s Beer Garden for a FREE screening of the ‘90s stoner comedy Dazed and Confused. Writer/director Richard Linklater follows the … Read More

Deep City: The Birth of the Miami Sound

April 29, 2014 |

A fascinating look at a forgotten portion of American music history. Now, several decades later, this music label’s inspiring story is finally getting the attention it deserves.Read More

Do the Right Thing – with Spike Lee

May 23, 2014 |

The Cinetopia International Film Festival is honored to welcome groundbreaking auteur Spike Lee for a special 25th anniversary screening of his film Do the Right Thing at the Michigan Theater on Friday, June 6. This invite-only event is made possible by a generous Michigan Theater … Read More

Elliot Wilhelm’s DPTV Surprise

May 23, 2014 |

On Friday, June 6th at 7:00 PM, Elliot Wilhelm and Cinetopia International Film Festival will present a special, one-time-only “surprise screening” in the Detroit Film Theatre. Though we’re bound to secrecy and can’t reveal the movie’s title, we can tell … Read More

Finding Mr. Right

April 29, 2014 |

Peppered with references to Sleepless in Seattle, there’s an equal opportunity for laughter and sighs in this new age love story which exultingly doffs its hat to classic Hollywood romance.
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God Help The Girl

April 28, 2014 |

The Glasgow-set musical tale of Eve (Emily Browning), a depressive pixie girl who escapes from the hospital to pursue here dream of becoming a singer.Read More