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“One great movie theater” 5 of 5 stars
Review of The Screen

The Screen
1600 St. Michaels Drive, Santa Fe, NM 87505 (Downtown)
505-473-6494
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Ranked #10 of 108 attractions in Santa Fe
Type: Movie Theaters
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Owner description: The Screen, at Santa Fe University of Art and Design, is New Mexico's premier cinematheque. Curated by Brent Kliewer, The Screen showcases the finest in world, art, and independent cinema. It features a 16-speaker Dolby Digital 6.1 Surround Sound system, a high-definition curved screen, and luxurious stadium seating.
Los Alamos, New Mexico
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
“One great movie theater”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

My husband and I frequently watch films at The Screen which one might call an "art house". It shows award-winning movies from around the world, ones that are rarely shown at regular movie theaters. Most recently we saw "The Reluctant Fundamentalist".
The theater not only offers excellent choices, but also has very comfortable seats and better-than-average snack choices.
For out of towners, it is a little off the beaten path but is worth finding on a map if a first class movie is what you have in mind.

Visited May 2013
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Columbia, Missouri
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“A gem of a movie theater”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

This is an awesome independent cinema. The movies that are presented here are wonderful.
The theater is very comfortable and the projection and sound outstanding. One could not ask for better!

Visited March 2013
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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“Great little repertory theater in Santa Fe”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

For a small city, Santa Fe has a bunch of movie options. The Screen is a repertory theater, meaning it shows some interesting films that you won't find in the main stream locations. I saw the German film "Barbara" there and it was a very enjoyable experience. You can get fresh coffee and some other stuff in the lobby. This is part of the University Of Santa Fe off of St. Micheal's drive. It's a little hard to find, so be patient.

Visited February 2013
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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“So unique and fun”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

Great little theater that you'd never expect to be there. We saw a wonderful indpendent film, and the concessions are excellent. Would definitely go again!

Visited January 2013
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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“Great movie selections”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

Got "hooked" on The Screen during a film noir marathon, and have enjoyed the wonderful films ever since. This is a definite "hidden gem".

Visited October 2012
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