Active military (with ID): $9
Student (with ID): $8
Senior citizen (62+): $7
Child (under 16): $7
Downing member (with member card): $6
Prices differ for special screenings, such as National Theatre Live films. Buy tickets when you arrive at the theater (cash, credit card, or gift card), or buy in advance at the theater or online (credit card or gift card). We accept Visa, MasterCard, and Discover. Visit our FAQ for more information.
Advance tickets cannot be refunded or exchanged.
During the week starting Friday, January 24, we’ll be screening two features: Ford v Ferrari and Honeyland.
Tickets for both films are on sale now. Scroll down for more information.
Nominated for Four Academy Awards, including Best Picture
Ford v Ferrari
Directed by James Mangold | In English
Starring Matt Damon, Christian Bale, Jon Bernthal, and Caitriona Balfe
152 min | Action/Biography/Drama | 2019
Academy Award winners Matt Damon and Christian Bale star in Ford v Ferrari, based on the true story of visionary American car designer Carroll Shelby (Damon) and fearless British-born driver Ken Miles (Bale), who together build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the dominating race cars of Enzo Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France in 1966.—Fox
Nominated for Two Academy Awards: Best Documentary & Best Foreign Language Film
Directed by Tamara Kotevska and Ljubomir Stefanov | In Turkish with English subtitles
Starring Hatidze Muratova, Nazife Muratova, and Hussein Sam
96 min | Documentary/Drama | 2019
Hatidze lives with her ailing mother in the mountains of Macedonia, making a living cultivating honey using ancient beekeeping traditions. When an unruly family moves in next door, what at first seems like a balm for her solitude becomes a source of tension as they, too, want to practice beekeeping, while disregarding her advice. The most awarded film out of this year’s Sundance Film Festival, winning the World Cinema Grand Jury Prize, a Special Jury Award for Cinematography, and another Special Jury Award for Originality. Honeyland is an epic, visually stunning portrait of the delicate balance between nature and humanity that has something sweet for everyone.—Neon
A Hidden Life
Starts Friday, January 31. Tickets are on sale now.
The Woman Who Loves Giraffes
Starts Friday, January 31. Tickets are on sale now
All My Sons
Monday, February 17. Tickets are on sale now.
Who Are We
The Downing Film Center is 501(c)(3) member-supported nonprofit arts organization dedicated to presenting quality films, not always available locally, and providing cinematic programming from around the world in collaboration with and for the benefit of the Hudson Valley’s diverse communities. The Downing is a free-speech theater that neither censors nor endorses.
Where Are We
The Downing is located at 19 Front Street in Newburgh, New York, on the bottom floor of the former Yellow Bird Gallery building. Our entrance is directly across Front Street from Billy Joe’s Ribworks. Free parking is available in the Newburgh–Beacon Ferry lot, on Water Street, and in the lot behind the theater (access via Carpenter Street). On weekdays, you may find a spot on Front Street.
Although purchasing an advance ticket guarantees you a seat, it doesn’t guarantee you a particular seat or group of seats—seating is first-come first-served.
The Downing has only 55 seats, so arrive early for the best selection. The screening room opens 30 minutes before showtime. Please don’t save seats for members of your party who have not yet purchased a ticket.
The Downing Film Center is handicapped accessible. If you need our lift and elevator, please let us know in advance. We also ask that you arrive 35–40 minutes before showtime so that we can assist you before the theater gets busy.
We also have assistive listening technology (headphones and closed captioning glasses). Please see our FAQ for details.