AMERICAN FICTION

Director: Cord Jefferson • Cast: Jeffrey Wright, Tracee Ellis Ross, Sterling K Brown

DRIVE-AWAY DOLLS

Director: Ethan Coen • Cast: Margaret Qualley, Geraldine Viswanathan, Beanie Feldstein, Pedro Pascal, Matt Damon

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AMERICAN FICTION

Jeffrey Wright stars as Thelonious “Monk” Ellison, a struggling writer who decides half-jokingly to write a book that leans heavily into “Black” stereotypes to appease his publishing company (but, also, a little... [read more]

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Todays Show Times: 5:207:45

DRIVE-AWAY DOLLS

About the Film Jamie (Margaret Qualley) and Marian (Geraldine Viswanathan) are two friends who set out on a road trip to Tallahassee in order to get a change of scenery. Jamie has... [read more]

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Todays Show Times: 10:15

Special Events

OU School of Film Winter Showcase

Ohio University School of Film presents a Winter Showcase featuring nine 2nd Year, Experimental and Sophomore short films The screening will take place at the Athena Cinema on March 1, 2024, at... [read more]

EXIT THROUGH THE GIFT SHOP

In conjunction with our next Paint & Sip event, we will be screening EXIT THROUGH THE GIFT SHOP on Saturday, March 2nd at 1:00 p.m.! Paint & Sip tickets and film tickets... [read more]

EXIT THROUGH THE ATHENA: Paint & Sip

Calling all cinephiles and wannabe street artists! With the success of our “Trip to the Athena” Méliès-themed paint & sip, we are excited to announce our next movie-themed paint & sip event,... [read more]

SATANIC PANIC with Director Chelsea Stardust

Samantha “Sam” Craft is learning that being a pizza delivery driver is a tough gig – she’s spent her first night on the job without getting any tips. When she gets a... [read more]

OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS: ANIMATION

Screening Only on Friday, March 8th & Saturday, March 9th The Oscar season is just around the corner! So, we’re excited to announce that we’ll be screening some of the short films... [read more]

OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS: LIVE ACTION

Screening Only on Friday, March 8th & Saturday, March 9th The Oscar season is just around the corner! So, we’re excited to announce that we’ll be screening some of the short films... [read more]

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PERFECT DAYS

Hirayama leads an unglamorous life as a Tokyo toilet cleaner, though he has found contentment in the simpler things like collecting classic rock cassettes, reading books, and photographing trees. His days have... [read more]

LOVE LIES BLEEDING

Kristen Stewart stars as “Lou”, a small town gym owner who’s trying to toe the straight-and-narrow and get out from under the shadow of her family’s criminal tendencies. When up-and-coming bodybuilder Jackie... [read more]

THE TASTE OF THINGS

About the Film Eugénie and Dodin have paired their skills in the kitchen for 20 years. During that time, working closely together and relying on each another, they’ve not only prepared meals... [read more]

ORIGIN

About the Film ORIGIN tells the story of American Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Isabel Wilkerson as she sets out, in the grips of personal tragedy, to research and write her critically acclaimed nonfiction... [read more]


The Athena Cinema hopes to play each of these films but they are not all confirmed. When a film is confirmed an arrival date will be added. Although it is unlikely, arrival dates may be shifted due to unforeseen circumstances.