Streaming Cinema

 

Our Streaming Cinema program offers you an exciting new way to experience great films while supporting The Frida Cinema! In partnership with many of the independent distributors that we’ve worked with over the years, Streaming Cinema allows us to continue to share wonderful, diverse, and award-winning new releases and classic restorations to our audiences to enjoy safely in their homes, with a portion of proceeds from every rental directly supporting The Frida! Visit our Streaming FAQ page to learn more about renting and enjoying our streaming titles!


2021 OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS

2021 OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS: ANIMATION

2021 OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS: ANIMATION

Ends April 22nd

Burrow, Genius Loci, Opera, If Anything Happens I Love You, and Yes-People are all nominated for Best Animated Short at the 2021 Academy Awards!

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2021 OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS: LIVE ACTION

2021 OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS: LIVE ACTION

Ends April 22nd

The Present, Feeling Through, Two Distant Strangers, White Eye, and The Letter Room are all nominated for Best Live Action Short at the 2021 Academy Awards!

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2021 OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS: DOCUMENTARY

2021 OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS: DOCUMENTARY

Ends April 22nd

A Love Song for Latasha, Do Not Split, Hunger Ward, Colette, and A Concerto Is a Conversation are all nominated for Best Documentary Short at the 2021 Academy Awards!

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KINO! GERMANY NOW!

Kino! Germany Now! Series Pass

Kino! Germany Now! Series Pass

Ends May 13th

KINO! Germany NOW! offers a handpicked selection of some of Germany’s most promising narrative, documentary, and short films that premiered within the last year.

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Kino! Germany Now! Short Film Program

Kino! Germany Now! Short Film Program

Ends May 13th

SERIES INCLUDES 4 SHORT FILMS: Just a Guy, Top Down Memory, Land of Glory, and Mazel Tov Cocktail.

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Walchensee Forever

Walchensee Forever

Ends May 13th

In this personal story about the eternal cycle of life, identity, roots, and self-fulfillment, director Janna Ji Wonders seeks to uncover the secrets of her family’s past and her role among four generations of strong, passionate women.

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Oeconomia

Oeconomia

Ends May 13th

What is money? What are debts? What are the consequences of both? And how can images be found for them?

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Garage People

Garage People

Ends May 13th

When it comes to expressing their individualism, American males have their “man caves” and the British their allotment sheds. But for certain rural Russians, it’s the garage that provides a window into their personal lives.

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Born in Evin

Born in Evin

Ends May 13th

In her directing debut, German-Iranian actress Maryam Zaree confronts the circumstances of her birth inside one of the world’s most notorious prisons.

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Sleep

Sleep

Ends May 13th

Dreams and reality collide in this ambitious, unsettling psychological thriller that tackles the horrors of Germany’s past using folklore and fairytale imagery.

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I Was, I Am, I Will Be

I Was, I Am, I Will Be

Ends May 13th

After a Kurdish gigolo and an airline pilot meet at a Turkish resort, their lives change in unexpected ways.

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Gipsy Queen

Gipsy Queen

Ends May 13th

Charismatic single mother Ali works herself to the bone as a cleaner at the Ritze nightclub in Hamburg so that her two children can have the opportunities inherent in a German life and education.

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Exile

Exile

Ends May 13th

In the face of micro-aggressions (and worse) from his German work colleagues, a prickly Kosovo-born pharmaceutical engineer becomes increasingly paranoid and plunges into an identity crisis.

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Berlin Alexanderplatz

Berlin Alexanderplatz

Ends May 13th

An African immigrant struggles to make a new life for himself in the big city in director-co-writer Burhan Qurbani’s (We Are Young. We Are Strong.) audacious, neon-lit reinterpretation of Alfred Döblin’s 1929 novel.

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DRAMA

Slalom

Slalom

Ends April 29th

This riveting, Cannes-selected #MeToo drama from debut filmmaker Charlène Favier follows the relationship between a teenage ski prodigy and her predatory instructor, played by frequent Dardenne brothers collaborator Jérémie Renier.

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HORROR

The Columnist

The Columnist

Starts May 27th

Successful columnist Femke is flooded every day by anonymous harassments and death threats on social media. She becomes addicted to the vicious messages, and finds herself continuously clicking back to the hateful comments before she goes to sleep.

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COMEDY

15 Things You Didn’t Know About Bigfoot (#1 Will Blow Your Mind!)

15 Things You Didn't Know About Bigfoot (#1 Will Blow Your Mind!)

Starts April 11th

A clickbait journalist is sent to the Appalachian foothills to cover a Bigfoot Convention where he discovers there’s more to this listicle than meets the eye.

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