Riverview At Home - Virtual Cinema

If you are interested in supporting us during these hard times while watching great cinema, here’s your chance! A few cinema distributors have created "Virtual Screenings" of some independent films we might typically show. You are able to watch these films at home, and it provides economic support for independent theaters like the Riverview. By using the links we provide, you will be supporting us. For each film you rent, a percentage of the cost will go directly to the Riverview. A list of films we are currently offering is below, check back soon for more movies!

We are now offering the following films in our Virtual Cinema:

Reggae Boyz
The Jamaican national team tries to qualify for the World Cup.

Magnolia Pictures: Favorite Docs
Four films, each opening on a Friday, with a live Q&A the following Wednesday. 10% of ticket sales will be donated to a charity of the filmmakers’ choice.

New French Shorts 2020
A single feature-length program of delightful, funny, charming, and provocative recent short films from France.

After discovering that her husband's addiction to escorts has left their family penniless, Alice finds herself drawn into the world of high-end prostitution as a means of caring for herself and her child.

Capital in the Twenty-First Century
Based on the international bestseller by Thomas Piketty, this captivating documentary is an eye-opening journey through wealth and power that shines a new light on today’s growing inequalities.


Two childhood friends weather life together with varying degrees of success.


In a small agricultural town in the Florida Everglades, hopes for the future are concentrated on the youth. In this documentary four teens face heartbreak and celebrate in the rituals of an extraordinary senior year.


After failing his university entrance exams for the third year in a row, a young Korean man travels to New York City to visit his long-distance girlfriend.

Beyond the Visible - Hilma af Klint

The story of a visionary artist whose talent, intellect and dedication to her craft produced a prolific body of work unlike any other. But until very recently her name was absent from the history books.

The Hottest August

Ordinary people in New York are asked to talk about their lives and their hopes for the future in a time marked by political division and climate change.

Vitalina Varela

A Cape Verdean woman navigates her way through Lisbon, following the scanty physical traces her deceased husband left behind and discovering his secret, illicit life.

The Booksellers

A behind-the-scenes look at the New York rare book world and the fascinating people who inhabit it.


This film chronicles the disturbing descent of a promising law student to an intransigent ultranationalist obsessed with murdering his country's leader, Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin.

The Times of Bill Cunningham

Bill Cunningham, the legendary New York Times photographer and fashion historian, shares his life story in his own words and photographs from his remarkable archive of over 3 million images.

Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band

The story of a band that became one of the most influential groups of its era.

Slay The Dragon

Activists work to rid gerrymandering from America's election process.

The Whistlers

Not everything is as it seems for Cristi, a policeman who plays both sides of the law. Embarking with the beautiful Gilda on a high-stakes heist, both will have to navigate the twists and turns of corruption, treachery and deception.

Virtual cinema