Tropic Cinema is Reopening!

September 14, 2020 -

It's been a long time, but the Tropic is ready to start welcoming our members and guests back for new films on the big screen! We'll be opening the doors starting Friday, September 18 with daily screenings of The Way I See It, a new documentary based on the work of former Official White House Photographer Pete Souza. More films will be coming soon, and you can check out our Special Events for upcoming virtual screenings, filmmaker conversations and more.

We'll be asking all guests to adhere to our Tropic Cinema House Rules as we reopen. Please click "Read More" to familiarize yourself with the House Rules before making plans or purchasing tickets. Our staff and volunteers thank you, and we can't wait to see you!


Virtual Screening + Conversation: Coded Bias

September 20, 2020 - 4:00 pm

Director/Producer Shalini Kantayya joins us for a free screening and discussion of her film Coded Bias on September 20. This penetrating new documentary looks at two crucial questions facing modern society: What does it mean when artificial intelligence increasingly governs our liberties? And what are the consequences for the people AI is biased against?

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