Detroit Film Theatre

Indie Movies
5200 Woodward Ave (btwn Kirby & Farnsworth)
Detroit, MI 48202
(313) 833-3237


  • Catch an incredible foreign, documentary, cult, or art film here!
  • Consistently excellent
  • If you're a Beatles fan you've got to see "Good Ol' Freda" a documentary about the Beatles' secretary and president of their fan club for 11 years
  • Not actually here. Go thumbs
  • Great place to see art films.
  • Check out our new films starting in September!
  • Great Place to see movies.
  • For a more secluded experience, sit in the balcony.
  • Gorgeous theatre. Check out the Pewabic pottery on the stairs!
  • Didn't know this existed. Recommend.
  • Sit upstairs...better atmosphere and view of the screen.
  • Parking is painful. Arrive early.
  • Great for a sweet date with my husband!
  • Amazing. At $7.50 a movie, don't let DIA get swept.
  • Catch a weird indie film or some subtitled film from some foreign country. If the film sucks, enjoy the beauty of the theatre!

Nearby places

5200 Woodward Ave (btwn E Kirby & Farnsworth)
470 W Canfield St (at 2nd Ave.)
66 E Forest Ave (btwn Woodward & John R)