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Cultural center

Saved from oblivion some decades ago this unique Art Deco cinema has established itself as a... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2018
Heli P
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Helsinki, Finland
Nice atmosphere ... back in the 60's

This place have a bar, perfect for tea or coffee, before Medina tour or cinema session. They have 2... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2018
JoaoMenesesMachado
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Braga, Portugal
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May 9, 2018
“Cultural center”
Feb 25, 2018
“Nice atmosphere ... back in the 60's”
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Place 9 Avril, Tangier 90030, Morocco
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Reviewed May 9, 2018

Saved from oblivion some decades ago this unique Art Deco cinema has established itself as a representative of all new African cinema. The films showing this spring are from the past two years dealing with popular issues of the continent mainly subtitled in French. Fondation...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Heli P
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

This place have a bar, perfect for tea or coffee, before Medina tour or cinema session. They have 2 sessions every day with classic movies and dedicated to actors or directors like Kazan Fassbinder or Fellini. Also have a store for cinema related items. Outside...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank JoaoMenesesMachado
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

What a friendly place, they are lovely and the place has a great atmosphere. The coffee is excellent, and the chocolate cake is superb! The people watching is amazing! Don’t miss that place (but don’t tell the tourists!) L x

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank lukehfd
Reviewed November 10, 2017

Not overimpressed. Some movies screened were absurd oldies... 'La Planete Sauvage' is an animated film - I hated it and the story but then I really dislike animation. Another movie, an irritating example of French Cinema Verite', was a very contrived affair - 'Cinema Mensonge',...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank numap0mp
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

After leaving in Paris Montreal Toronto Barcelona and having travelled a lot in the americas and Europe and the middle east and taiwan i can tell you this cinema is amazing the spot the past of this cinema is just amazing nice atmosphere nice team...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank David ramiro H
Reviewed September 24, 2017

After a very heavy in petite socco, we found the modern cinema and cafe in grand socco and we were very happy to find some hot drinks :) Nice cafe for a short stop...

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Yakut E
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Smallish chilled cafe, with seats inside and lots outside, overlooking the Grand Socco. Nice place to chill, have a snack and drink and use the wifi. Catch a movie if you have time, check out their website for events, history and information.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank City_girl041
Reviewed April 10, 2017

one of the best cafes in Tangier, so different than the other cafes, nice style nice atmospher and good people

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Hamza A
Reviewed February 7, 2017

An arty cafe fronting place 9 april. Make sure you look inside at the old cinema to go back in time. Occasional lantern and similar shows.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank MIKE E
Reviewed January 25, 2017

This is a cinema with excellent choices of French and Moroccan films showing - several per day, so stop by and choose. The indoor/outdoor cafe is nice and friendly with plenty of space to sprawl out and read, chat, enjoy the sun, use the wifi....More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Marian S
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