MSP International Film Festival @ the Capri

For the first time, the Minneapolis St. Paul Film Society brings the Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival (MSPIFF) to the Capri!

MSPIFF is the largest film event in the region and one of the longest running film festivals in the country. 

Screenings at the Capri include:

Thursday, April 27

All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception, and the Spirit of I. F. Stone, a contemporary American documentary. –– 4:45 p.m.

Lipstick Under My Burkha – contemporary fiction from India that chronicles the secret lives of four women who are seeking a little freedom. –– 7 p.m.

Friday, April 28

Step documents the senior year of a girl’s high school step team in inner-city Baltimore. –– 5 p.m.

The Wedding Ring – contemporary fiction about a young woman from Niger who returns to her home village after finishing college abroad. –– 7 p.m.

Saturday, April 29

Quest, a contemporary American documentary about eight years in the life of a North Philadelphia family. –– 1 p.m.

Mercenary – contemporary fiction about a young man who defies his father and travels halfway around the world to play rugby in France. –– 3 p.m.

Festival screening tickets are $13 for general admission, $11 for Film Society members and $8 for ages 25 and under and students. Tickets may be purchased online at or at the door.

EXCITING NEWS:  These movies will be among the first to be shown via the Capri’s new, state-of-the art digital cinema projector.  You will enjoy enhanced sound and a brighter, sharper, more beautiful image on our screen!

(For more information on renting the Capri to screen a film, please contact Kevin West, (612) 643-2039.)