The AFS Cinema is the Austin Film Society’s two-screen art house theater. After a significant renovation, AFS opened the cinema in spring of 2017 with two screens, a full bar and café, and an event hall available for rentals. AFS (a 501c3 non-profit) curates a wide selection of films for its signature programs at the cinema, including repertory series, new restorations, documentaries, independent films and premieres. Additionally, the AFS Cinema offers a full schedule of first run films, featuring the best in international and independent films new to theaters. Signature film programs are often accompanied by introductions by the film programmers or other special guests.

Upcoming Screenings

Map & Directions

6406 N I-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752
(512) 686-3823

Food & Drink

Patrons can expect a menu of fresh, homemade concessions as well as signature cocktails, craft beer, an espresso bar and local menu items.

See our menu here

Event Rentals

The 5,000 square foot event hall located at the Cinema is available year-round for outside rentals, as are both theaters. Past events have included screenings, premieres, happy hours, galas, business conferences, presentations and countless cocktail parties.


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