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

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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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Special Events

Classics & Cocktails: JACKIE BROWN

Our Classics & Cocktails series wraps up with the 1997 Quentin Tarantino classic JACKIE BROWN on February 23rd at 7pm. We’ll be pairing the film with a fun specialty cocktail called the... [read more]

Heroes In Color: THE LAST DRAGON

About the film Leroy “Bruce Leeroy” Green embarks on a quest through the gritty streets of New York to complete his training and gain the level of martial arts mastery that will... [read more]

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]


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]


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]

The Met: Live in HD: Verdi’s LA FORZA DEL DESTINO

Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts Verdi’s grand tale of ill-fated love, deadly vendettas, and family strife, with stellar soprano Lise Davidsen as the noble Leonora, one of the repertory’s most tormented—and thrilling—heroines.... [read more]

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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]


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.