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Center for Contemporary Arts and Cinematheque

1050 Old Pecos Trail, Santa Fe, NM 87505 (Downtown)
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Ranked #35 of 110 Attractions in Santa Fe
Type: Art Museums, Movie Theaters
Most recent review
- Jul 22, 2014
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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114 reviews 114 reviews
31 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We first went to this theater on Museum Hill a few months ago and saw Under the Skin, a Scarlett Johansson film. It was a decent screening, and the seats were comfortable. The popcorn is very good--real butter! A couple of weeks ago we saw Chinese Puzzle. We were in a different auditorium, seats were very comfortable and it seemed... More

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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101 attraction reviews
513 helpful votes 513 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

With a stadium seat auditorium with new comfortable seats, this is a well curated film theater. A second room has been added and a lobby with tables has been established for refreshments. They have plans to link up to their art gallery which has interesting and stimulating exhibits.

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8 attraction reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

A great place to see indie and foreign films in Santa Fe. Two auditoriums. There's a regular-sized theater, recently remodeled. Also, a black-box style screening room for large-screen dvd presentations. Great programming (mainly indies and documentaries) and a wide choice of different films every week. Closed Mondays. Be sure to sign up for their weekly emails to get the latest... More

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Santa Fe
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

An incredible range of films, comfy seats, super friendly staff and a comfortable setting -- this place is the best.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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17 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

My favorite type of movie theater.....independent and foreign films. Not the best popcorn, but there was nutritional yeast to sprinkle on it :) Lots going on there....events, exhibits and lots of incredible films.

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

Santa Fe must have more cultural things to do per capita than any other city in the USA. This is a venue that challenges you and your concepts of what arts are. If you already have an appreciation for and understanding of contemporary arts, you will probably like this.

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