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SWFC Programs

SWFC is planning for an exciting Fall 2020 semester! We will announce programs and meetings (initially at least via Zoom) soon!

Co-Sponsorship Requests

Interested in showing a movie and need sponsorship? We have funding to help UNM Student Organizations show films!
Download the form here!

Friday Student Film Requests

Interested in showing your film? We have created time in our schedule to show student films every Friday.
Download the form here!

SWFC Schedule

Check out UNM's other movie series:

Mid-Week Movies

ASUNM - Southwest Film Center

MSC 03 2210
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Physical Location:
Student Union Building

Phone: (505) 277-5608

About the Southwest Film Center


The ASUNM Southwest Film Center is an organization dedicated to bringing UNM students the best in arthouse, experimental, foreign, cult and independent cinema. SWFC is located on the lower level of UNM's Student Union Building, and shows films Thursday-Sunday throughout the semester. We are more than a theater, stay tuned to this page and our social media to get invovled with programs for the Spring 2021 semester.  



April 16, 2021 - All Day

The Southwest Film Center has teamed up with Xfinity to bring movies to you through an online streaming service exclusive to UNM students! This on demand, online stream of Beginners along with some awesome giveaways and prizes is generously sponsored by Xfinity. Be sure to check out for student-exclusive offers.

The movie will be available on March 16, 2021 all day (midnight to midnight) To access the streaming link CLICK HERE. You will be required to sign in using your UNM NetID. 

Have questions on how to access the movie? Click Here


April Film and Screenwriting Challenges

Create any type of nature film under 5 minutes for your chance to win an iPad! CLICK HERE for rules and submission form.

Write a short screenplay consisting of the following line and theme for a chance to win a pair of Apple Airpods and support! Theme: Dinner Scene Line: "I've never seen anything like it." CLICK HERE for rules and submission form.

April Film Challenge Screenwriting Challenge



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