University of North Texas

Division of Student Affairs

Arthouse Film Series

Our Arthouse film series shows independent, quirky, and offbeat films ranging from new releases to cinema classics.  Enjoy free popcorn while seeing a movie that’s guaranteed to challenge and dazzle you and leave you with something to talk about afterwards.

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Night Comes On // Tuesday, August 29th, Union Lyceum, 6 pm

Angel LaMere is released from juvenile detention on the eve of her 18th birthday.

Haunted by her past, she embarks on a journey with her 10 year-old sister that could destroy their future.

Quest // Tuesday, September 4th, Union Lyceum, 6 pm

Beginning at the dawn of the Obama presidency, Christopher "Quest" Rainey, and his wife, Christine'a "Ma Quest" raise a family while nurturing a community of hip hop artists in their home music studio.

It's a safe space where all are welcome, but this creative sanctuary can't always shield them from the strife that grips their neighborhood. 

The Disaster Artist // Wednesday, September 19th, Union Lyceum, 6 pm

When Greg Sestero, an aspiring film actor, meets the weird and mysterious Tommy Wiseau in an acting class, they form a unique friendship and travel to Hollywood to make their dreams come true.

Leave No Trace // Tuesday, September 25th, Union Lyceum, 6pm

A father and his thirteen year-old daughter are living in an ideal existence in a vast urban park in Portland, Oregon, when a small mistake derails their lives forever.

Sorry to Bother You // Tuesday, October 2nd, Union Lyceum, 6 pm

In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success, propelling him into a universe of greed.

The Witch // Wednesday, August 10th, Union Lyceum, 6 pm

A family in 1630s New England is torn apart by the forces of witchcraft, black magic and possession.

Blindspotting // Wednesday, November 13th, Union Lyceum, 6 pm

While on probation, a man witnesses a police shooting that threatens to ruin a lifelong friendship.​