8633 Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910
(Silver Spring Metro)
Created by the citizens of Montgomery County, Maryland, the AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center is dedicated to artists, educators and audiences of the world.
Anchored by the restoration of noted architect John Eberson’s historic 1938 Silver Theatre, the theater also features 32,000 square feet of new construction housing two stadium theatres and reception and exhibit areas.
The exceptional technical facilities of the AFI Silver include film formats from 16 to 70mm, high-definition digital cinema video projection, broadcast quality video recording and distance learning capabilities via satellite, fiber and the Internet.
The AFI Silver presents the richness of American and world cinema, exploring all forms of the moving image in the digital era and seeing the screen itself as a source of literacy, learning and vision for the future.