Schedule & Tickets


Individual Tickets

Tickets available to purchase on event pages.

General Admission: $12
Senior Citizens (65 or older): $10
*Columbia University Students, Faculty, Staff (CUID Holders): $8

*Rush Tickets: Columbia students, faculty, and staff have access to free day-of rush tickets, pending availability. Head to the Lenfest box office 30 minutes before showtime for rush tickets.


Four Film Package: $40 (choose any four films)
Full Festival Pass: $75


Dear Mama will extend a 15% discount to festival goers who show a ticket for the duration of the festival.


Saturday, February 25-Sunday, February 26, 2023

Free Virtual Screening: The Deep End

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Wednesday, March 1, 2023, 7:30 pm

Keynote Address by Shelley Stamp, University of California, Santa Cruz

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Opening remarks from donor Gordon Kit (CC '76)

Thursday, March 2, 2023

Double Bill: The Screenwriters

7 pm – The File on Thelma Jordon and Sudden Fear
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Friday, March 3, 2023

Double Bill: The Director

7:30 pm – The Bigamist andThe Hitch-Hiker 
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Saturday, March 4, 2023

The Novelists

2 pm – Bande à part
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4:30 pm – In a Lonely Place
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7 pm – In Conversation: Crime novelists Megan Abbott and Sarah Weinman
Followed by a screening of Strangers on a Train

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Sunday, March 5, 2023

The Producers

2 pm – Clash by Night
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4:30 pm – Gilda
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7 pm – Ride the Pink Horse
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For more information, contact [email protected].