Shreveport's Downtown Development Authority announced a $30,000 challenge grant for Robinson Film Center on Dec. 16 to support RFC's year-end fundraising goal (click here to see DDA Executive Director Liz Swaine's announcement). Every dollar donated by RFC supporters will be matched by DDA up to $30,000 between now and Dec. 31. Amazingly, since Dec. 16 supporters have donated $25,090 that will be matched by DDA!

This means there is $4,910 left in matching dollars, and they expire Dec. 31. Now is great time to effectively double your donation! Click here to purchase gift memberships or make a gift, or call us at 318.459.4122.

Robinson Film Center thanks DDA and also the Downtown Shreveport Development Corporation, which contributed $12,500 this week for building improvements. The staff and board are grateful for this amazing support!



8:30 p.m. trivia with Heliopolis & photo booth pics with Moviesauce
10:00 p.m. movie, click here for tickets.

Who says pets don't make great Christmas gifts? Oh right, those Gremlins caroling on your front lawn. Don't worry, The Rewind will keep the bright lights off (except for in the photo booth) and serve up the snacks before midnight (starting at 8:30, to be exact). Celebrate the 30th anniversary of this holiday classic on the big screen (yep, we said classic). Comedy/Horror, 1984, 106 min., PG.

This Golden Globe nominee for Best Foreign Language Film examines what happens to a picture-perfect family when a split-second decision avalanches out of control during their ski vacation. In Swedish and Engish with English subtitles. Drama/Comedy, 118 min., R.

DEC. 19 - 2:45PM, 5:15PM, 7:35PM, 10:00PM
DEC. 20 - 2:45PM, 5:15PM, 7:35PM
DEC. 21 - 2:45PM, 5:15PM, 7:35PM
DEC. 23 - 2:45PM, 5:10PM, 7:30PM
DEC. 24 - 12:15PM, 2:45PM, 5:10PM


When a Macy's Santa Claus claiming to be the real Kris Kringle is institutionalized, a lawyer defends him by arguing in court that he is the real deal. Comedy/Drama, 1947, 96 min., NR.

DEC. 19 - 3:00PM
DEC. 20 - 1:00PM, 5:25PM
DEC. 21 - 1:00PM, 3:00PM
DEC. 23 - 3:00PM
DEC. 24 - 12:00PM, 2:15PM

Nominated for 7 Golden Globes, including Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy, "Birdman is a complete blast from start to finish," says Comedy/Drama, 119 min., R.

DEC. 18 - 5:10PM, 7:35PM
DEC. 19 - 5:00PM, 7:25PM
DEC. 20 - 3:00PM, 7:25PM
DEC. 21 - 5:00PM, 7:25PM
DEC. 23 - 5:15PM, 7:35PM
DEC. 24 - 5:00PM

See this month's complete programming calendar by clicking here.




For a full list of upcoming films, events and up-to-date showtimes, click here.




Don't let last-minute Christmas shopping give you the bah-humbugs. We're serving up a little holiday cheer at Abby Singer's with the White Chocolate Peppermint Paddy.

Abby Singer's will be closed Dec. 24 & 25, but will reopen for dinner on Dec. 26.
There's still time to claim 15 percent off your meal on Facebook. Expires Dec. 31. Applied to food order only (does not include alcohol). Redeemable for one-visit, dine-in only.

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