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ReelMusic
February 23
Doors: open 5:00 | Music: 6:00 - 8:00
ReelArt
January 30 - March 31
ReelPeople: UP Abilities
February 16
Films
February 19-23
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Schedule of Events

Admission: FREE! Space is limited. Advance Registration Required. All films at Edwards are audio described.

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  • January 30, Monday

    ReelArt: The Art of Celebration with Visiting Artist Grant Manier

    6:00 - 8:00 pm: Exhibition preview, meet and greet the artists
    4131 S. Braeswood Blvd.
  • February 14, Tuesday

    A Short Preview of the Festival: Film Shorts

    6:15 - 7:15 pm
    Houston Ballet Center for Dance
    601 Preston
    Street parking free after 6:00 pm
  • February 16, Thursday

    Festival Kickoff
    UP Abilities: An Evening of Extraordinary

    Speakers (See Up Abilities)
    6:15 pm: Reception
    7:00 - 9:00 pm: Program
    Rice University Shepherd School Of Music
    6100 Main Street
  • February 19, Sunday

    Opening Night

    Enter The Faun
    6:30 pm: Doors open
    7:00 - 9:15 pm: Film
    Edwards Greenway
  • February 20, Monday

    Matinee: Family Friendly Shorts

    Hear This! / Strings (Cuerdas) / Little Hero / Chimes for Tyler
    Remarks by Mary Hanks, Audio Describer
    1:00 - 2:00 pm
    Evening Feature: Mental Health Focus
    7:00 - 9:15 pm: Bumblebees/Patrick's Day
    Edwards Greenway
  • February 21, Tuesday

    Matinee: Margarita with a Straw

    4:00 - 5:45 pm
    Evening Feature: Putting Laughter in Focus / A Taste of Laughter Yoga with Lainie Diamond
    7:00 - 9:00 pm: Stilts and Spokes
    Edwards Greenway
  • February 22, Wednesday

    Matinee: Gabe

    4:00 - 5:30 pm
    Sponsored by Jewish Federation of Houston
    Evening Feature: Do You Dream in Color?
    7:00 - 9:00 pm
    Sponsored by Novum Energy
    Edwards Greenway
  • February 23, Thursday

    Matinee: The Case of the Three Sided Dream

    4:00 - 5:45 pm
    Closing Event: ReelMusic
    5:00 pm: Doors Open (Cash Bar/Lite Bites)
    6:00 - 8:00 pm: Music
    The Secret Group, 2101 Polk St.

Special Events

  • Ongoing: JFS Alexander for Inclusion
    Initiatives
    ReelWorkPlace and ReelEducation
  • January 23 - February 20

    ReelTravelers: Film Shorts
    Houston Hobby, Baggage Claim I
  • January 30 - March 31

    The Center for Art and Photography at the Celebration Company

    ReelArt: The Art of Celebration

    4131 S. Braeswood Blvd.
    Monday 10 am - 8 pm and
    Tuesday - Friday 10 am - 4 pm

    ReelChildren: Children's Museum of Houston
    1500 Binz
    February 20 - 23 Monday - Thursday
  • February 20, Monday

    Sensory Friendly Day
    At Children's Museum of Houston
    Screenings February 19 - 23 at CMH
    1500 Binz
  • Thanks to generous sponsorships, all events of ReelAbilities are free.

    Parking at Edwards Greenway is free.

    Space at events is limited. Registration is required.

    Films at Edwards Greenway are audio described.

    Everyone is invited to become a Friend of the Festival.

ReelAbilities Houston Film & Arts Festival is presented to the City of Houston by Jewish Family Service and its Alexander Institute for Inclusion.