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Pickford Film Center

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Address: 1318 Bay Street, Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone Number: 360.647.1300
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The greatest theatre on the west coast

This great little theatre is there for lovers of film. The facilities are great, the staff (mostly volunteers) are knowledgable and fun to talk to. Food is organic or freshly... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 16, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

This great little theatre is there for lovers of film. The facilities are great, the staff (mostly volunteers) are knowledgable and fun to talk to. Food is organic or freshly sourced, beverages (yes a proper beverage for adults is available) are more than reasonably priced. One of my favourite spots on the planet.

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Bellingham, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We are members and love the great variety of movies offered. Community supported and independent. Makes Bellingham a great place to live.

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

So I am on a project working n the area and wanted to view the Oscar nominated movies and the Pickford, known for being made up of real movie and documentary aficionados was showing the 6 or the 10 nominated this year. The theaters are intimate and the staff incredibly friendly but buy your tickets online so as not to... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Personal sized movie theater run by volunteer/member staff. Movies offered are unique and "off Broadway"!

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Sedro Woolley, Washington
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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The community and membership owned two screen independent theater was built over about a decade by donations and grants and is now a very modern and enjoyable venue. It is the only place in town where you will find the better, more intelligent or critically acclaimed movies that aren't usually played at the corporate behemoth Regal 16 screen site at... More 

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Bellingham
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We are so lucky to have a high quality independent theater here in Bellingham. The building is beautiful and always clean. Parking is fairly easy to find but leave yourself some time for that. The variety of drama, documentary, foreign, political, classic films is extremely well balanced. I'm happy to visit the Pickford at least once a month and sometimes... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We seldom go to the movie theater, but when we do it's to the Pickford. I love the atmosphere and the fact that I can drink a beer while I watch a movie!

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Bellingham, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Viewed two movies this week, "Tracks" and "Pride". Indie films many people in the U.S.will never see because they don't have access to them nor do they have a theater like the Pickford. Mainstream films keep us inside our box, when we think out of our box that's when we grow. I joined our family; up to 5 names are... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Love the new venue. Seating allows everyone to see the screen. The seats are comfy and spacious. The concessions are yummy and of a much higher quality than the commercial theaters. The venue is well-ventilated and air-conditioned in the summer, and the staff is just spot-on. Friendly, helpful, involved and opinionated. And, of course, the Pickford hosts human rights festivals,... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The Pickford is a fabulous treasure in Bellingham. They show a variety of films on a wide range of topics. The atmosphere is wonderful and this has become one of my favorite places since having moved here 2 years ago. Definitely consider a membership to support the theater, it will be something that delights you over and over and you... More 

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Address: Address: 1318 Bay Street, Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone Number: 360.647.1300
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham

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