AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center

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American Film Institute’s flagship exhibition space offers the best in American and international cinema, featuring first-run movies, festivals, retrospectives and more.


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8633 Colesville Rd
Silver Spring, MD
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  • ADA Accessible
Rated 5 by jaseaton

February 27, 2023


“No Bears”…Excellent Iranian Film

We went to see Jafar Panahi’s “No Bears,” at the AFI. It’s a miracle he was able to make the film given the complete moral bankruptcy of Iran’s mullahs and National Guard. They’ve arrested and...

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Rated 5 by jaseaton

January 27, 2022


Beautiful Theater Hanging On

Hard to know how they are hanging on with Covid. We were two of just 8 people in the audience for Joel Coen’s Hamlet. Magnificent film in a magnificently restored theater…a true cultural treasure...

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Rated 5 by Happiness760498

February 11, 2020


Excellent Venue

Great experience! Like returning to a favorite childhood theatre. Excellent sound quality and no bad seats.

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